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Obama in France

The Success of One Day in June

Denise Dennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denise Dennis

President Obama placed his role in the memorial celebration of the 65th Anniversary of D-Day in its proper perspective, noting that he was not the first and would not be the last president to honor the historic events of June 6, 1944.

Sarkozy Gushes Over Obama Who Keeps His Cool

AP | ANGELA CHARLTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OMAHA BEACH, France — Nicolas Sarkozy certainly tried hard to please the American president when the two leaders met to commemorate the 65th ann...

D-Day Stories: Where Were You?

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

June 6, 1944, the Allied forces commenced their invasion of Normandy in the turning point of World War II. That night, President Roosevelt gave a radi...

Obama Launches Offensive Against Nuclear Weapons

The Guardian | Ian Traynor and Patrick Wintour in Strasbourg, Ewen Macaskill in Washington | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Barack Obama yesterday announced a radical drive aimed at ridding the world of nuclear weapons, as the focus of his European visit switched from finan...

Sam Stein

Obama Calls Out European "Anti-Americanism" And American "Arrogance" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Urging a common effort to restructure the world economy and rebuild international alliances, President Barack Obama did not hesitate on Friday to call...

NATO Leaders Focus On Afghanistan, But Most Reject Obama's Plea For Troops (SLIDESHOW)

AP | SLOBODAN LEKIC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

STRASBOURG, France — On the eve of the NATO summit, President Barack Obama didn't get what he wanted most from U.S. allies: significant new comm...