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Bhopal gas survivors protest near Obama in New Delhi

More than 100 survivors of the 26-year old Union Carbide gas leak protested on the streets in the heart of New Delhi on Monday and demanded justice from President Barack Obama, who spent the morning locked in meetings with senior Indian officials not too far away.

By Rama Lakshmi  | November 8, 2010; 2:06 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
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Obama condemns Burma election as 'neither free nor fair'

MUMBAI -- Traveling in Asia, President Obama on Sunday sharply condemned the election in Burma, calling it "neither free nor fair."

By Scott Wilson  | November 7, 2010; 4:18 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (12)
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Obama delays foreign trip to work on health care

President Obama will leave three days later than planned for Indonesia, departing March 21 rather than March 18, in hopes of reviving the stalled health-care bill.

By Rachel Weiner and Michael D. Shear  | March 12, 2010; 9:07 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (73)
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Obama weighs in on the Great Wall

BEIJING -- President Obama trekked to the Great Wall on Wednesday and ran the gantlet that torments all U.S. presidents when they visit China: what does the world's most powerful man say about one of mankind's most awe-inspiring monuments?

By Washington Post Editor  | November 18, 2009; 10:37 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (8)
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Freezing in the Forbidden City

BEIJING -- President Obama took a speed tour through the Forbidden City on Tuesday, braving freezing temperatures to visit the ancient imperial palace during his first-ever visit to China.

By Anne Kornblut  | November 17, 2009; 5:35 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (24)
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Video Report: Obama says uncensored society is healthy

President Barack Obama pointedly nudged China on Monday to stop censoring Internet access, Mark Smith of the Associated Press reports.

By Web Politics Editor  | November 16, 2009; 1:50 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
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Older Entries in This Category »

Report: Majority of Nobel Jury 'Objected to Obama Prize' , Web Politics Editor , October 15, 2009
Nobel Jury Defends Obama Decision, Web Politics Editor , October 13, 2009
Odds Against Obama Winning the Nobel? As High as 25-to-1, Web Politics Editor , October 9, 2009
In a Surprise, Obama Wins Nobel Peace Prize, Web Politics Editor , October 9, 2009
Obama Indonesia Trip Set for 2010, Web Politics Editor , October 7, 2009
As IOC Vote Nears, Celebrity Is the Name of the Games, Web Politics Editor , September 30, 2009
Obama to Make Olympic Pitch, Web Politics Editor , September 28, 2009
Obama Lands in Ghana, Web Politics Editor , July 10, 2009
Obama Defenders Emerge in Photo Flap, Web Politics Editor , July 10, 2009
Obama Shakes Hands with Gaddafi, Web Politics Editor , July 9, 2009
The Scoop on Obama's Gift to Pope Tomorrow, Web Politics Editor , July 9, 2009
Obama Tours Earthquake Damage with Berlusconi, Web Politics Editor , July 8, 2009
Russian Press Takes Cool Tone Toward Obama, Web Politics Editor , July 7, 2009
White House Twitterati Keep Patter Going in Moscow, Web Politics Editor , July 6, 2009
First Lady, Daughters Make Russian Debut, Web Politics Editor , July 6, 2009
Obama Arrives in Moscow for Summit with Medvedev, Web Politics Editor , July 6, 2009
Reaction in America Enthusiastic, With Caveats, Web Politics Editor , June 4, 2009
Obama's Middle East Trip a Balancing Act, Web Politics Editor , June 2, 2009
A Plea to Obama from Father of Detainee, Web Politics Editor , April 8, 2009
In Turkey, Obama Pleases Both Secular and Religious, Web Politics Editor , April 7, 2009
President Makes Surprise Visit to Iraq, Web Politics Editor , April 7, 2009
Turkish Media Praise "Helal Obama", Paul Volpe , April 6, 2009
Michelle Obama Returns Early to Washington, Web Politics Editor , April 6, 2009
The News from France, Web Politics Editor , April 3, 2009
Sleepless in Strasbourg, Web Politics Editor , April 3, 2009
A View of the G-20 from Across the Pond , Paul Volpe , April 2, 2009
Twittering the President's Europe Trip, Web Politics Editor , April 1, 2009
Obama Summitry Comes Amid Deeping Global Economic Woes, Web Politics Editor , March 31, 2009
 
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