Facing a war-weary public, President Barack Obama is expected
to call for a major withdrawal of American troops from
Afghanistan tomorrow, with roughly 10,000 coming home to the
US in less than a year.
Face to face with the legions of homeless and the bereaved,
US President Barack Obama has toured the apocalyptic
landscape left by Missouri's killer tornado, consoled the
community and committed the government to helping rebuild
United States President Barack Obama immersed himself in the
grandeur of Britain's royal family, as Queen Elizabeth II
welcomed him to Buckingham Palace for the first day of a
state visit that kept the president largely out of sight for
most of the British public.
Beaming before an exultant sea of people, President Barack
Obama has revelled in his distant Irish ancestry, offering
spirited thanks from tens of millions of Americans who trace
connections to Ireland.
Forcefully stepping into an explosive Middle East debate,
President Barack Obama has endorsed a key Palestinian demand
for the borders of its future state and prodded Israel to
accept that it can never have a truly peaceful nation based
on "permanent occupation."
President Barack Obama says he has decided not to release
death photos of terrorist Osama bin Laden because their
graphic nature could incite violence and create national
security risks for the United States.
President Barack Obama has exacted his revenge after weeks of
attacks from his would-be Republican challenger Donald Trump,
joking that the billionaire businessman could bring change to
the White House, transforming it from a stately mansion into
a tacky casino with a whirlpool in the garden.