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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...

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 "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...

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-...