2009-04-09 09:28:45 GMT SINA.com
He talked dinosaurs with the British prime minister's sons and bonded with the young Russian president over their shared coming of age in the post-Cold War years. He elicited an embrace from the physically standoffish leader of Turkey.
2009-04-08 04:31:39 GMT Xinhua English
BAGHDAD, April 7 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Barack Obama paid a four-hour surprise visit to Iraq on Tuesday, during which he told the U.S. troops to make sure Iraq is stable before their withdrawal and said the Iraqis need to take responsibility for their own country.
2009-04-07 23:59:28 GMT SINA.com
BAGHDAD – Flying unannounced into a still-dangerous war zone, President Barack Obama told U.S. troops and Iraqi officials alike Tuesday it is time to phase out America's combat role in a conflict he opposed as a candidate and has vowed to end as commander in chief.
2009-04-07 21:11:14 GMT Xinhua English
WASHINGTON, April 7 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday called on the international community to deepen commitment to prevent the atrocities such as 1994 genocide in Rwanda from happening again.
2009-04-07 17:22:00 GMT Xinhua English
ANKARA, April 7 (Xinhua) -- When Barack Obama spoke loud "the United States is not, and will never be, at war with Islam," the new U.S. president was impressing the audience not only in the Turkish parliament, but perhaps the whole Islamic world with his reaching-out Muslim diplomacy by a striking pledge.
2009-04-07 17:20:41 GMT Xinhua English
BAGHDAD, April 7 (Xinhua) -- Visiting U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday told his troops in Iraq to be critical in next 18-month period of their mission in the war-torn country.
2009-04-07 15:51:41 GMT Xinhua English
CAIRO, April 7 (Xinhua) -- Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit said Tuesday that U.S. President Barack Obama's speech in Turkey on Islam is the "first and significant" step for mitigating the tensions between the United States and the Muslim world.
2009-04-07 03:50:40 GMT Xinhua English
WASHINGTON, Apr. 6 (Xinhua) -- A majority of Americans gave U.S. President Barack Obama high marks for his diplomatic skills during his first important overseas trip, according to a new CNN survey released here Monday.
2009-04-06 15:20:50 GMT Xinhua English
JERUSALEM, April 6 (Xinhua) -- Israel appreciates U.S. President Obama's commitment to Israel's security and to the pursuit of peace, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Bureau said in a statement on Monday.
2009-04-06 09:50:07 GMT Xinhua English
TEHRAN, April 6 (Xinhua) -- Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Hassan Qashqavi said on Monday that U.S. President Barack Obama's recent comments on Iran are contrary to the slogan of "change."
2009-04-04 22:06:14 GMT Xinhua English
ANKARA, April 4 (Xinhua) -- Istanbul Governor Muammer Guler said on Saturday that a total of 8,800 security personnel would work during U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to the largest Turkish city of Istanbul, the semi-official Anatolia news agency reported.
2009-04-07 20:44:10 GMT Xinhua English
WASHINGTON, April 7 (Xinhua) -- As U.S. President Barack Obama paid an unannounced visit to Iraq, a new poll released on Tuesday shows his Iraq plan has broad support at home.
2009-04-04 22:09:45 GMT Xinhua English
PRAGUE, April 4 (Xinhua) -- Thousands of policemen were deployed around Prague and roads were sealed off as the Czech capital was on unprecedented security alert for the visit of U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday.
2009-04-04 12:06:02 GMT SINA.com
The United States is still the same country it was a year ago, give or take about 6 million jobs. But its international branding campaign, as led by the new President, Barack Obama, is so different that the rest of the world might be forgiven if it has to do a double take.
2009-04-03 16:26:00 GMT Xinhua English
ANKARA, April 3 (Xinhua) -- U.S. White House Spokesman Robert Gibbs said Friday that President Barack Obama's visit to Turkey aimed at highlighting Ankara's significance, the semi-official Anatolia news agency reported.
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