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Egypt hopes Obama will work

A few months into first term as president, Obama delivered a speech at Cairo University in June 2009 calling for a "new beginning" between the United States and the world's Muslims.

November 7, 2012 12:23
 
Mr and Mrs Obama

Four more years of Obama

President Barack Obama celebrated his victory by hugging his wife, but Kipp says they would have hugged either way.

November 7, 2012 9:04
 
Obama

Obama vows to ‘bring to justice’ ambassador’s killers

U.S. ambassador killed in assault on Benghazi mission; U.S. officials say Benghazi attack may have been planned; Killings pose questions about instability, militants; Romney stands by criticism of U.S. handling of incident; U.S. moving Marines, two Navy destroyers toward Libya

September 13, 2012 12:30
 
Iranian Oil Minister Rostam Qasemi

Iran keeps Hormuz open as long as it serves its interests

Experts say that a heavy Western naval presence in the Gulf and surrounding area is a big impediment to any attempt to block the waterway

July 31, 2012 10:03
 
Obama and UAE Prince

Obama, UAE Prince talk Iran, Syria, oil-white house

They agreed there was an urgent need to stop the bloodshed in Syria and for political transition there, and also said Iran should meet its international obligations related to its nuclear program, according to a statement issued after their meeting.

June 28, 2012 11:45
 
Bashar al-Assad

Obama: China, Russia not signed on for Assad’s removal

Putin says Syrians should decide if Assad in power; Chief monitor says U.N. Syria team was targeted; Russian Syria-bound arms ship turns back-Britain

June 20, 2012 4:00
 
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Obama congratulates Saudi king on selecting new heir

U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday congratulated Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah for naming Prince Salman as heir apparent and said he was looking forward to continuing to deepen the U.S.-Saudi partnership.

June 19, 2012 11:20
 
Obama calls to Abbas to discuss Middle East peace

Obama calls to Abbas to discuss Middle East peace

US President Barack Obama spoke to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas for the first time in six months on Monday to discuss the long-stalled Middle East peace process, the White House said.

March 20, 2012 11:07
 
Obama, on Iran, says, ‘I don’t bluff’

Obama, on Iran, says, ‘I don’t bluff’

Ahead of a visit by Israel's prime minister, US President Barack Obama used his sharpest language yet to warn Iran of his willingness to resort to military options if necessary to prevent Tehran from acquiring nuclear weapons.

March 4, 2012 10:49
 
Obama, on Iran, says, 'I don't bluff'

Obama, on Iran, says, 'I don't bluff'

Ahead of a visit by Israel's prime minister, US President Barack Obama used his sharpest language yet to warn Iran of his willingness to resort to military options if necessary to prevent Tehran from acquiring nuclear weapons.

March 4, 2012 10:49
 
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