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Barack Obama tells Japan ‘North Korea a real threat’


North Korea poses a "real threat" whose solution will require international co-operation, former US President Barack Obama said on a visit to Japan.

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Obama ends Africa trip by joining Bush at memorial

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania: Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican predecessor President George W. Bush found common ground in Africa on Tuesday, honoring the victims of a terrorist attack in

Obama to visit prison where Mandela held; challenges students to follow Mandela legacy

U.S. President Barack Obama wrapped up his visit to South Africa on Sunday with a visit to the prison cell where anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela was held and a call

Obama pledges to help Africa, pays tribute to Mandela

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE:  U.S. President Barack Obama paid tribute to anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela as he flew to South Africa on Friday but played down expectations of a meeting

Obama names outspoken Rice as his security adviser

WASHINGTON: Defying Republican critics, President Barack Obama named outspoken diplomat Susan Rice as his national security adviser Wednesday, giving her a larger voice in U.S. foreign policy despite accusations that

Obama to welcome UK PM Cameron to White House

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama is welcomingBritish Prime Minister David Cameron to the White House for talks on subjects ranging from Syria’s civil war to preparations for a coming summit of

Obama says he won’t comment on Israeli airstrike

Costa Rica: President Barack Obama says he won’t comment on an Israeli airstrikeagainst Syria that targeted a shipment of advanced missiles believed to be headed for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah. Israeli officials on Saturday

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Obama: US, Latin America must strengthen economies

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica: President Barack Obama came toLatin America eager to move the region’s relationship with the U.S. beyond fighting drugs and organized crime, yet the pervasive problems still trailed him throughout his

Letter addressed to Obama contained Ricin; Senate office buildings evacuated

A letter addressed to President Barack Obama was found to contain Ricin Wednesday, the FBI announced, the same day Senate office buildings were partially evacuated following the discovery of “suspicious

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Obama says he’s ‘determined as ever’ for gun bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — With time running out on the chance to pass gun control legislation, President Barack Obama on Monday warned Congress not to use delaying tactics against tighter