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Obama and Netanyahu: A story of slights and crossed signals.

For US President Barack Obama, it was a day of celebration. He had just signed the most important domestic measure of his presidency, his health care program. So when Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel arrived at the White House for a hastily arr ...

Obama, Merkel discuss refugee crisis.

US President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed over phone the European response to the refugee crisis, the White House said. Both leaders agreed on Thursday that the upcoming Syria donors conference in London presents an important ...

Obama first US President in 80 years to visit Cuba.

This comes as the two Cold War-era foes are making efforts to normalise their ties, with the U.S. having lifted the sanctions on Cuba. U.S. President Barack Obama is likely to make a historic visit to Cuba next month — the first sitting American pr ...

Bush twins write heartfelt letter to Obama sisters.

HOUSTON: In a heartwarming open letter to Sasha and Malia Obama, former first daughters Barbara Bush and Jenna Bush Hager shared a bit of advice to the girls as they join “another rarified club, one of former First Children”. “We have wa ...