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Obama Foreign Trip

Sam Stein

Merkel Announces U.S. Trip Via Twitter, German Press Corps Goes Nuts | Sam Stein | Posted 06.04.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- The fusion of social media and high-stakes politics has been a predominant feature of the Obama administration, which has utilized, amon...

Obama To Visit Indonesia, Australia In March

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will make his first international trip of the year in March, visiting Indonesia and Australia. The trip wil...

Obama's Asia Trip: Day-To-Day Highlights

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A day-by-day look at President Barack Obama's weeklong trip to Asia: Thursday, Nov. 12:...

Obama Arrives In Paris After Visiting Germany

AP | MARK S. SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WEIMAR, Germany — President Barack Obama absorbed the stark horrors memorialized at the Buchenwald concentration camp Friday and said the lesson...

Obama's Canada Trip (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Nick Sabloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Barack Obama headed abroad for the first time as president Thursday with a brief trip up north to visit our neighbors in Canada. He is scheduled to me...

On the Joy of Not Cringing at Our President

Jeffrey Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeffrey Feldman

A funny thing happened as I was watching President Obama's press conference with Prime Minister Harper in Ottawa: I did not cringe with embarrassment.

Obama's First Foreign Trip As President: Canada

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President-elect Barack Obama plans to take his first international trip to Canada. Transition aides said Saturday that Obama picke...

Obama On Election Choice: "It's The Devil You Know Vs. The Devil You Don't"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tonight, NBC airs a Brian Williams interview of Barack Obama. Asked about being the "riskier choice," Obama gives an interesting response: BRIAN WI...

Obama Tours Holocaust Museum In Israel

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SDEROT, Israel — From the solemnity of a Holocaust museum to a dusty village battered by Hamas rockets, Democratic presidential contender Barack...

Obama Makes Predawn Visit To Western Wall In Jerusalem

AP | DAVE ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JERUSALEM — Democratic presidential contender Barack Obama paid a predawn visit to the holiest place in Judaism on Thursday, bowing his head in ...

WaPo: Obama Shifting The National Foreign Policy Debate

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Barack Obama, on his first and likely only overseas trip as the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, has remade the campaign's foreign po...

Obama "Gravitas" On Display Abroad (WATCH)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Washington Post's Chris Cillizza writes a glowing review of Barack Obama's press availability with reporters in Jordan today, saying the event, li...

Attack Outside Obama's Jerusalem Hotel

McClatchy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hours before Sen. Barack Obama was scheduled to arrive in Jerusalem, a Palestinian construction worker went on a rampage outside the hotel where he is...

Obama Lands In Israel

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AMMAN, Jordan — Democratic presidential contender Barack Obama stepped into the thicket of Mideast politics Tuesday, declaring in Jordan that ne...

Obama's Europe, Middle East Trip Marks First High-Profile Step Onto World Stage

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. Barack Obama 's trip to the Middle East and Europe marks his first high-profile step onto the international stage, a campaign-...