List of international presidential trips made by Barack Obama

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This is a list of international presidential trips made by Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States. Barack Obama made 52 international trips to 58 different countries (in addition to visiting the West Bank) during his presidency, which began on January 20, 2009 and ended on January 20, 2017. He set the record as the most-traveled president for any first year in office. Obama made ten trips to 21 countries (four countries were visited twice) and was out of the U.S. a total of 40 days.

World map highlighting countries visited by Barack Obama while president

The number of visits per country where he traveled are:

2009[edit]

President Obama is greeted by Canada's Governor General Michaëlle Jean upon arriving in Ottawa, February 19, 2009.

The following international trips were made by Barack Obama during 2009:

Dates Country Locations Details
1 February 19, 2009  Canada Ottawa Met with Governor General Michaëlle Jean, Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and Leader of the Opposition Michael Ignatieff.[1][2][3]
2 March 31 – April 3, 2009  United Kingdom London Attended the G-20 summit.[4] Met with Prime Minister Gordon Brown,[5] Leader of the Opposition David Cameron,[6] and with Queen Elizabeth II.[7][8]
April 3–4, 2009  France
 Germany
Strasbourg,
Baden-Baden, Kehl
Attended the NATO Summit Meeting.[9][10][11][12]
April 4–5, 2009  Czech Republic Prague Attended the U.S.-EU Summit Meeting. Met with President Václav Klaus. Delivered public speech on nuclear disarmament in Hradčany Square.[13][14]
April 5–7, 2009  Turkey Ankara,
Istanbul
Met with President Abdullah Gül and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, delivered a speech to the Grand National Assembly, and participated in a wreath laying ceremony at Anitkabir Mausoleum.[15] He also met with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople of the Eastern Orthodox Church in Istanbul,[16] attended the Alliance of Civilizations forum,[17] visited the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque, and held a town hall with students at the Tophane Cultural Center.[18][19][20][21]
April 7–8, 2009  Iraq Baghdad Met with President Jalal Talabani and Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. Visited with U.S. troops.[22][23]
3 April 16–17, 2009  Mexico Mexico City Met with President Felipe Calderón.[24][25]
April 17–18, 2009  Trinidad and Tobago Port of Spain Attended the 5th Summit of the Americas.[26][27]
4 June 3–4, 2009  Saudi Arabia Riyadh Met with King Abdullah and discussed various regional issues.[28][29]
June 4, 2009  Egypt Cairo Met with President Hosni Mubarak. Toured the Giza Pyramids and the Sultan Hassan Mosque. Delivered a speech at Cairo University.[28][30]
June 4–5, 2009  Germany Dresden,
Weimar,
Landstuhl
Met with Chancellor Angela Merkel. Visited the Buchenwald concentration camp and visited wounded U.S. military personnel at theLandstuhl Regional Medical Center.[31]
June 5–7, 2009  France Paris,
Caen,
Normandy
Met with President Nicolas Sarkozy and dedicated the new visitor center at the U.S. Military Cemetery in Normandy. Dignitaries joining with them to commemorate the 65th anniversary of D-Day included British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, and Prince Charles, Prince of Wales.[32][33]
5 July 6–8, 2009  Russia Moscow Met with President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin. Also delivered a speech to the New Economic School, and met with dissidents and opposition leaders.[34]
July 8–10, 2009  Italy L'Aquila,
Rome
Attended the 35th G8 summit. Also met with President Giorgio Napolitano.[35]
July 10, 2009   Vatican City Apostolic Palace Audience with Pope Benedict XVI, discussed issues such as poverty, stem-cell research, peace in the Middle East, and the need for Christian-Muslim dialogue.[36]
July 10–11, 2009  Ghana Accra,
Cape Coast
Met with President John Atta Mills. Delivered a speech to the Ghanaian Parliament. Toured a former departing point of the trans-Atlantic slave trade, the Cape Coast Castle.[35]
6 August 9–10, 2009  Mexico Guadalajara Attended annual North American Leaders' Summit with President Felipe Calderón and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper.[37]
7 October 2, 2009  Denmark Copenhagen Met with Queen Margrethe II and Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen. Addressed a session of the International Olympic Committee in support of the Chicago bid for the 2016 Summer Olympics.[38]
8 November 13–14, 2009  Japan Tokyo Met with Emperor Akihito and Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama, and made a speech at the Suntory Hall.[39][40] in Tokyo.[41]
November 14–15, 2009  Singapore Singapore Attended the APEC summit.[42][43] Also met with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono.[41]
November 15–18, 2009  China Shanghai,
Beijing
Met with Shanghai Party Secretary Yu Zhengsheng and Mayor Han Zheng.[41] Took part in a town-hall style meeting with Chinese students, addressing a range of issues such as internet censorship and U.S. arms deals with Taiwan.[44][45] Held a bilateral meeting with President Hu Jintao, and met with Premier Wen Jiabao.[41] Also visited the Forbidden City[46] and the Great Wall of China.[47][48]
November 18–19, 2009  South Korea Seoul, Osan Met with President Lee Myung-bak.[49][50] Visited with U.S. troops at Osan Air Base.[51]
9 December 9–11, 2009  Norway Oslo Met with King Harald V and Queen Sonja. Received the Nobel Peace Prize.[52][53]
10 December 17–19, 2009  Denmark Copenhagen Attended the United Nations Climate Change Conference. Also met with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao,[54] and with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev to discuss completing a nuclear disarmament treaty to replace the 1994 START I Treaty.[55]

2010[edit]

President Obama with Russia's President Dmitry Medvedev (L), and France's President Nicolas Sarkozy (R), at the NATO Leaders Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, November 20, 2010

The following international trips were made by Barack Obama during 2010:

Dates Country Locations Details
11 March 27–28, 2010  Afghanistan Bagram,
Kabul
Met with President Hamid Karzai. Addressed U.S. military personnel.[56]
12 April 8, 2010  Czech Republic Prague Signed the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev. Also met with the presidents of the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, and Romania; and with the prime ministers of Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia, and Slovenia at a formal dinner.[57]
13 June 25–27, 2010  Canada Toronto, Huntsville Attended the 36th G8 summit and the G-20 summit meetings.[58][59]
14 November 6–9, 2010  India Mumbai,
New Delhi
Participated in the U.S.-India Business Council and Entrepreneurship Summit, commemorated the 2008 Mumbai attacks, visited the Mani Bhavan Museum, and held a town hall meeting at St Xavier's College in Mumbai. Met with President Pratibha Patil and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Addressed the Indian Parliament. Visited the Humayun's Tomb and the Raj Ghat.[60][61][62][63][64][65][66][67][68]
November 9–10, 2010  Indonesia Jakarta Met with President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. Visited the Istiqlal Mosque and delivered a speech at the University of Indonesia.[69][70][71][72]
November 10–12, 2010  South Korea Seoul Attended a Veterans Day ceremony at the Yongsan Garrison and met with President Lee Myung-bak. Attended the G-20 summit meeting.[73][74][75][76]
November 12–14, 2010  Japan Yokohama, Kamakura Attended the APEC summit. Met with Prime Minister Naoto Kan.[77][78]
15 November 19–20, 2010  Portugal Lisbon Attend the NATO summit and U.S.-EU Summit meetings. Met with President Aníbal Cavaco Silva and Prime Minister José Sócrates. Attended a meeting of the North Atlantic Council, and met with Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili on the sidelines.[79][80][81]
16 December 3, 2010  Afghanistan Bagram Met with U.S. military and diplomatic personnel, thanking them for their contributions to the war effort.[82][83]

2011[edit]

President Obama lays a wreath at the Warsaw Ghetto Memorial in Warsaw, Poland, May 27, 2011

The following international trips were made by Barack Obama in 2011:

Dates Country Locations Details
17 March 19–21, 2011  Brazil Brasília,
Rio de Janeiro
Met with President Dilma Rousseff. Spoke in Rio de Janeiro at the Theatro Municipal, and also visited the favela Cidade de Deus, one of that city's most impoverished neighborhoods.[84][85][86][87]
March 21–22, 2011  Chile Santiago Met with President Sebastián Piñera.[88][89][90]
March 22–23, 2011  El Salvador San Salvador Met with President Mauricio Funes. Visited the San Salvador Cathedral and the tomb of archbishop Óscar Romero.[91][92][93]
18 May 23, 2011  Ireland Dublin,
Moneygall
Met President Mary McAleese and with Taoiseach Enda Kenny. Visited ancestral home of Moneygall,[94] and spoke at College Green in Dublin.[95][96][97][98]
May 23–26, 2011  United Kingdom London Met with Queen Elizabeth II, Prime Minister David Cameron, and also opposition leader Ed Miliband. Laid a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior in Westminster Abbey and addressed the UK Parliament.[99][100][101]
May 26–27, 2011  France Deauville,
Paris
Attended the 37th G8 summit, where he also held bilateral talks with Russian president Dmitry Medvedev, Japanese prime minister Naoto Kan, and French president Nicolas Sarkozy.[102][103][104]
May 27–28, 2011  Poland Warsaw Met with President Bronisław Komorowski and Prime Minister Donald Tusk, and with Central and Eastern European leaders during a dinner hosted by President Komorowski. Laid a wreath at both the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the Warsaw Ghetto Memorial, and met with Jewish community leaders and Holocaust survivors at the Warsaw Ghetto Memorial. Visited the memorial to the victims of the Smolensk plane crash.[105][106][107][108][109][110]
19 November 3–4, 2011  France Cannes Attended the G-20 summit meeting, also held bilateral talks with French president Nicolas Sarkozy, German chancellor Angela Merkel and President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner of Argentina.[111][112]
20 November 16–17, 2011  Australia Canberra,
Darwin
Met with Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, and addressed the Australian Parliament. At Darwin, commemorated the 60th anniversary of the ANZUS alliance, and participated in a wreath laying ceremony with Prime Minister Gillard at USS Peary Memorial.[113][114][115]
November 17–19, 2011  Indonesia Bali Attended the 19th ASEAN summit and 6th East Asia Summit meetings.[116][117][118][119][120]

2012[edit]

President Obama meets with the President of Myanmar, Thein Sein in Yangon, November 19, 2012

The following international trips were made by Barack Obama during 2012:

Dates Country Locations Details
21 March 25–27, 2012  South Korea Seoul Attended the Nuclear Security Summit; held bilateral meetings with President Lee Myung-bak of South Korea, Prime Minister Erdogan of Turkey, President Medvedev of Russia, President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan, President Hu Jintao of China and Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani of Pakistan. Visited the Korean Demilitarized Zone, and delivered remarks at Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Seoul.[121][122][123]
22 April 13–15, 2012  Colombia Cartagena Attended the 6th Summit of the Americas.[124][125][126][127] Announced, along with President Juan Manuel Santos, that the United States–Colombia Free Trade Agreement will take effect May 15, 2012.[128] Attended an event with President Santos in which the Colombian government handed over land titles to representatives of the Afro-Colombian community at the Plaza de San Pedro in Cartagena,[129] andvisited the Spanish colonial-era Castillo San Felipe de Barajas.[130]
23 May 1–2, 2012  Afghanistan Kabul Met with President Karzai and addressed U.S. military personnel. Signed a long-term strategic partnership agreement between Afghanistan and United States. Addressed the nation from there regarding the responsible end of the Afghanistan war.[131][132][133]
24 June 17–19, 2012  Mexico Cabo San Lucas Attended the G-20 summit meeting; also met with several European heads of state and government to discuss the European sovereign-debt crisis,[134] and held bilateral meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Mexican President Felipe Calderon, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Chinese President Hu Jintao and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.[135][136][137]
25 November 18–19, 2012  Thailand Bangkok Met with King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.[138][139][140][141] Visited the Wat Pho Monastery.[142] [143]
November 19, 2012 Myanmar (Burma) Yangon Met with President Thein Sein, and toured the Shwedagon Pagoda.[144] Met with National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, and representatives of Burmese civil society organizations, including an advocate for Burma's Rohingya population,[145] Also delivered a speech at the University of Yangon.[146][147]
November 19–20, 2012  Cambodia Phnom Penh Attended 21st ASEAN summit; 7th East Asia Summit where he held bilateral meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao; and Trans-Pacific Partnership meetings. Met with Prime Minister Hun Sen.[148][149][150]

2013[edit]

President Obama and Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, June 19, 2013

The following international trips were made by Barack Obama during 2013:

Dates Country Locations Details
26 March 20–22, 2013  Israel Tel Aviv,
Jerusalem
Met with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Visited the Shrine of the Book and Yad Vashem, and laid wreaths at the graves of Theodor Herzl and Yitzhak Rabin. Also spoke to students at the International Convention Center.[151][152]
March 21–22, 2013 Palestinian National Authority
(West Bank)
Ramallah,
Al-Bireh,
Bethlehem
Met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, and Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad. Visited a youth center in al-Bireh, and the Church of the Nativity.[152]
March 22–23, 2013  Jordan Amman,
Petra
Met with King Abdullah II.[151]
27 May 2–3, 2013  Mexico Mexico City Met with President Enrique Peña Nieto,[153] and gave an address at the National Anthropology Museum.[154]
May 3–4, 2013  Costa Rica San José Met with President Laura Chinchilla and other heads of state attending the Central American Integration System summit.[155][156]
28 June 17–18, 2013  United Kingdom Enniskillen,
Belfast
Attended the 39th G8 summit in County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, and held a held a bilateral meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Also spoke to a group of students in Belfast about the legacy of the Northern Ireland peace process and the Good Friday Agreement.
June 18–19, 2013  Germany Berlin Met with German President Joachim Gauck and Chancellor Angela Merkel. Delivered a speech in front of the Brandenburg Gate.[157][158] and also met with Peer Steinbrück, the Social Democratic candidate for Chancellor in the 2013 federal election.
29 June 26–28, 2013  Senegal Dakar Met with President Macky Sall,[1] and visited Senegal's supreme court for a meeting with regional judicial leaders. Visited the House of Slaves on Gorée and met with civil society leaders at the Goree Institute. Also met with farmers and other members of Senegal's agriculture sector to discuss food security.[159][160]
June 28 – July 1, 2013  South Africa Johannesburg,
Pretoria,
Soweto,
Cape Town
Met with President Jacob Zuma. Also met (separately) with African Union Commission Chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, and with members of the Mandela family. Attended a town hall at the Soweto campus of the University of Johannesburg.[161] Delivered a speech at the University of Cape Town, attended a community health discussion at the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation Youth Center, and visited Robben Island.[1][162][161]
July 1–2, 2013  Tanzania Dar es Salaam Met with President Jakaya Kikwete. Participated in a round-table meeting with American and African business leaders to discuss trade and investment.[162] Laid a wreath at the memorial to the 1998 U.S. embassy bombing.[1] With the president, in addition to First Lady Michelle Obama, were former president George and former first lady Laura Bush[159][160]
July 2, 2013  Senegal Dakar Stopped during return to Washington D.C..[1]
30 September 4–5, 2013  Sweden Stockholm Met with King Carl XVI Gustaf and Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt. Also met with leaders of the Nordic countries. Attended an event honoring Raoul Wallenberg at the Great Synagogue of Stockholm.[163][164]
September 5–6, 2013  Russia St. Petersburg Attended the G-20 summit.[1]
31 December 7–10, 2013  South Africa Johannesburg Attended the Nelson Mandela funeral. Former presidents Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush also attended.[165][166][167]

2014[edit]

President Obama with Pope Francis at the Apostolic Palace, Vatican City, March 27, 2014

The following international trips were made by Barack Obama during 2014:

Dates Country Locations Details
32 February 14, 2014  Mexico Toluca Attended the 9th North American Leaders' Summit with President Enrique Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper.[168]
33 March 24–25, 2014  Netherlands Amsterdam,
Hague
Attended the Nuclear Security Summit. Also attended the G-7 summit on the crisis in Ukraine and the annexation of the Crimea. Met with Prime Minister Mark Rutte, and with King Willem-Alexander.[169][170]
March 26–27, 2014  Belgium Waregem,
Brussels
Attended the U.S.-EU Summit Meeting, and held bilateral meetings with Belgian government officials and with the NATO secretary general.[169] Visited the Flanders Field American Cemetery and Memorial with King Philippe and Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo. Delivered a speech at the Centre for Fine Arts (BOZAR).[171]
March 27, 2014   Vatican City Apostolic Palace Audience with Pope Francis.[172]
March 27, 2014  Italy Rome Met with President Napolitano and Prime Minister Renzi.[169]
March 28, 2014  Saudi Arabia Riyadh Met with King Abdullah.[173]
34 April 23–25, 2014  Japan Tokyo Met with Emperor Akihito and Prime Minister Shinzō Abe.[174][175] Met with students and viewed an ASIMO robot exhibit at the Miraikan and visited the Meiji Shrine,[176]
April 25–26, 2014  South Korea Seoul Attended a wreath-laying ceremony at the War Memorial of Korea, visited Gyeongbokgung Palace, then met with President Park Geun-hye. Visited with U.S. troops at Yongsan Garrison.[177][178][179]
April 26–28, 2014  Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Met with Prime Minister Najib Razak, and with King Abdul Halim; visited the National Mosque of Malaysia.[180] [181] Delivered remarks at the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre and participated in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Town Hall meeting at the University of Malaya.[177]
April 28–29, 2014  Philippines Manila,
Taguig
Met with President Benigno Aquino III.[182] Met with American and Filipino troops at Fort Bonifacio,[183] and attended a wreath-laying ceremony and toured the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial.[184]
35 May 25–26, 2014  Afghanistan Bagram Visited with U.S. troops.[185]
36 June 3–4, 2014  Poland Warsaw Met with President Bronisław Komorowski and Prime Minister Donald Tusk. Attended ceremonies marking the 25th anniversary of democracy in Poland. Also met with President-elect Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine.[186]
June 4–5, 2014  Belgium Brussels Attended the 40th G7 summit.[186]
June 5–6, 2014  France Paris,
Omaha Beach,
Benouville,
Ouistreham
Met with President François Hollande. Attended the 70th anniversary of D-Day memorial ceremonies.[186]
37 September 3–4, 2014  Estonia Tallinn Met with the presidents of the Baltic states. Visited with U.S. and Estonian members of the military. Delivered a speech at Tallinn Airport with Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas.[1]
September 4–5, 2014  United Kingdom Newport Attended the NATO summit.[187]
38 November 10–12, 2014  China Beijing Attended the APEC summit. Met with President Xi Jinping, Premier Li Keqiang and NPC Chairman Zhang Dejiang.[188] Also met with Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott,[189] and Indonesian President Joko Widodo.[190]
November 12–15, 2014 Myanmar (Burma) Naypyidaw,
Yangon
Attended the 25th ASEAN Summit and the 9th East Asia Summit.[191][192] Met with President Thein Sein and National League for Democracy Leader Aung San Suu Kyi.[193][194] Participated in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Town Hall meeting at the University of Yangon.[195]
November 15–16, 2014  Australia Brisbane Attended the G-20 summit.[196] Held a trilateral meeting with Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe, and delivered a speech at the University of Queensland regarding youth voice.[197][198]

2015[edit]

President Obama greeting children at the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya, July 25, 2015

The following international trips were made by Barack Obama during 2015:

Dates Country Locations Details
39 January 25–27, 2015  India New Delhi Met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Participated in the Indian Republic Day celebration. Addressed an event organized by the U.S.-India Business Council.[199][200]
January 27, 2015  Saudi Arabia Riyadh Met with the newly appointed King Salman. Also paid respects to the late King Abdullah.[201][202]
40 April 9–10, 2015  Jamaica Kingston Met with Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller. Visited the Bob Marley Museum. Attended a town hall meeting at the University of the West Indies. Laid wreath at the National Heroes Park.[203][204]
April 10–11, 2015  Panama Panama City Attended the 7th Summit of the Americas.[205] Also met with President Raúl Castro of Cuba.[206]
41 June 7–8, 2015  Germany Schloss Elmau Attended the 41st G7 summit.[207] Met with Chancellor Angela Merkel for a traditional Frühschoppen breakfast with the village locals in Krün.[208] Also met with French president François Hollande to discuss the Ukrainian crisis and Iran's nuclear program.[209]
42 July 24–26, 2015  Kenya Nairobi State visit. Attended the 2015 Global Entrepreneurship Summit,[210] and an innovation fair organized to promote his "Power Africa" initiative of promoting electric power and renewable energy in the Sub-Saharan Africa.[211] Laid a wreath a memorial honoring the victims of the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings.[212] Dined with other members of his paternal family.[213][214] Met with President Uhuru Kenyatta,[215] In the evening, the President was hosted a state dinner by President Kenyatta.[216] and delivered a speech at the Safaricom Indoor Arena.[217]
July 26–28, 2015  Ethiopia Addis Ababa Met with the government of Ethiopia. Visited the African Union headquarters.[218][219]
43 November 14–17, 2015  Turkey Antalya Attended the G-20 summit.the G-20 summit meeting.[220] Also with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau,[221] King Salman of Saudi Arabia,[222] and with Russian President Vladimir Putin.[223]
November 17–20, 2015  Philippines Manila,
Pasay
Attended the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting; held bilateral meetings with Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and newly elected prime ministers Malcolm Turnbull of Australia and Justin Trudeau of Canada,[224][225] as well as meetings with Trans-Pacific Partnership and Pacific Alliance leaders.[226]
November 20–22, 2015  Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Attended the 26th ASEAN Summit, and also held separate meetings with Lao prime minister Thongsing Thammavong and Singaporean prime minister Lee Hsien Loong.[227] Attended the 10th East Asia Summit.[227][228] Also met with refugees, many of whom were Rohingya refugees,[229] participated in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSAELI) town hall at Taylor's University,[230] and met with Malaysian civil society groups.[231]
44 November 29December 1, 2015  France Paris Attended the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference;[232] held separate bilateral meetings with Chinese president Xi Jinping, Indian prime minister Narendra Modi,[233] and Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.[234] Also joined President François Hollande and Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo in paying respects to the victims of the Paris attacks by laying flowers in front of the Bataclan.[235]

2016[edit]

President Obama and Cuban President Raúl Castro at their joint press conference in Havana, March 21, 2016

The following international trips were made by Barack Obama during 2016:

Dates Country Locations Details
45 March 20–22, 2016  Cuba Havana Met with Cardinal Jaime Ortega, the Archbishop of Havana.[236][237] Paid respects to Cuban national hero José Martí during a brief wreath-laying ceremony at his memorial at Havana's Plaza de la Revolución.[238] Met with President Raúl Castro.[239] U.S. Secretaries John Kerry and Penny Pritzker of State and Commerce, respectively, were in attendance, while Vice President Miguel Díaz-Canel and Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla were among the several Cuban ministers who participated in the discussions.[240] Also attended an event with U.S. and Cuban entrepreneurs,[241][242] addressed the Cuban people on national television,[243] and met with various Cuban dissidents and leaders of civil society organizations.[244] Attended an exhibition baseball game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Cuba national baseball team at the Estadio Latinoamericano with President Castro.[245]
March 23–24, 2016  Argentina Buenos Aires,
Bariloche
Met with President Mauricio Macri. Laid a wreath at the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Cathedral tomb of Argentine general José de San Martín.[246][247]
46 April 20–21, 2016  Saudi Arabia Riyadh Attended a summit meeting with the Gulf Cooperation Council.[248] Met with King Salman, and held an audience with the Saudi royal court.[249]
April 21–24, 2016  United Kingdom London,
Windsor,
Watford
Attended a private lunch with Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip.[250] Met with British Prime Minister David Cameron,[251] and later with Labour Party and Opposition Leader Jeremy Corbyn.[252] Also participated in town hall meeting with the British youth at Lindley Hall.[253][254]
April 24–25, 2016  Germany Hanover Met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, and other European leaders including British Prime Minister David Cameron, French President François Hollande, and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.[255] Attended the Hannover Messe.[256]
47 May 22–25, 2016  Vietnam Hanoi,
Ho Chi Minh City
Met with President Trần Đại Quang, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc and Communist Party General Secretary Nguyễn Phú Trọng.[257][258] Dined with American celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who was in Vietnam filming for an episode of Bourdain's show, Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown.[259] Met with ten activists advocating to solve different social issues facing Vietnam, including freedom of speech, freedom of the press and Internet freedom,[260] and addressed the Vietnamese people from the Vietnam National Convention Center.[261][262][263] Also visited the Jade Emperor Pagoda in Ho Che Minh City,[264] met with young entrepreneurs and the local business community,[265] and participated in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSAELI) town hall.[266]
May 25–27, 2016  Japan Shima,
Hiroshima
Met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe.[267] Attended the 42nd G7 summit.[268] Also visited the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park,[269] ther first incumbent American president to visit this memorial to the victims of the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima in August 1945.[270]
48 June 29, 2016  Canada Ottawa, Gatineau State visit. Met with Canadian Governor General David Johnston and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and addressed a joint session of the Canadian Parliament. Attended the North American Leaders' Summit with Prime Minister Trudeau and Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto.[271]
49 July 8–9, 2016  Poland Warsaw Attended the 27th NATO summit meeting. The agenda focused on strengthening defense cooperation to protect Eastern Europe from Russian aggression on Ukraine, confronting the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, the European migrant crisis, and the United Kingdom withdrawal from the European Union. Also met with Polish president Andrzej Duda, European Council President, former Polish prime minister Donald Tusk, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss counterterrorism, and the Syrian refugee crisis.[272][273] Also addressed American public following the shooting of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and the shooting of Philando Castile in Minnesota, cases which led to protests in the U.S. and allegations of racial injustice and profiling by police.[274]
July 9–10, 2016  Spain Madrid,
Rota
Met with King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy.[275] Also met with American military personnel stationed at Naval Station Rota.[276]
50 September 3–5, 2016  China Hangzhou Attended the G-20 summit.[277]
September 5–8, 2016  Laos Vientiane Attended the 27th ASEAN Summit and the 11th East Asia Summit, becoming the first U.S. president to visit the country.[278]
51 September 29–30, 2016  Israel Jerusalem Attended the state funeral of former Israeli president and prime minister Shimon Peres.[279]
52 November 15–16, 2016  Greece Athens State Visit. Met with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and President Prokopis Pavlopoulos.[280] Delivered a spech at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center,[281] Toured Acropolis and Acropolis Museum.[282][283]
November 16–18, 2016  Germany Berlin Met with Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President François Hollande, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, and British Prime Minister Theresa May.

Met with European leaders of the "Quint": German chancellor Angela Merkel, French president François Hollande, British prime minister Theresa May, Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi, and Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy. The leaders discussed trade, the Ukrainian crisis, the Syrian Civil War, and ISIL.[284][280]

November 18–20, 2016  Peru Lima Attended the APEC summit,[285] and held bilateral meetings with Peruvian president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, Chinese president Xi Jinping, Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull and Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau. Also hosted a Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative town hall at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru.[286]

Multilateral meetings[edit]

Group Year
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
APEC November 14–15,
Singapore Singapore
November 13–14,
Japan Yokohama
November 12–13,
United States Honolulu
September 9–10,[a]
Russia Vladivostok
October 5–7,[c]
Indonesia Denpasar
November 10–11,
China Beijing
November 18–19,
Philippines Manila
November 19–20,
Peru Lima
EAS
(ASEAN)
October 25,[b]
Thailand Cha-am/Hua Hin
October 30,[b]
Vietnam Hanoi
November 18–19,
Indonesia Nusa Dua
November 19–20,
Cambodia Phnom Penh
October 9–10,[c]
Brunei Bandar Seri Begawan
November 12–13,
Myanmar Naypyidaw
November 21–22,
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
September 6–8,
Laos Vientiane
G8 / G7 July 8–10,
Italy L'Aquila
June 25–26,
Canada Huntsville
May 26–27,
France Deauville
May 18–19,
United States Camp David
June 17–18,
United Kingdom Enniskillen
June 4–5,
Belgium Brussels
June 7–8,
Germany Krün
May 26–27,
Japan Shima
G-20 April 2,
United Kingdom London
June 26–27,
Canada Toronto
November 3–4,
France Cannes
June 18–19,
Mexico Los Cabos
September 5–6,
Russia Saint Petersburg
November 15–16,
Australia Brisbane
November 15–16,
Turkey Antalya
September 4–5,
China Hangzhou
September 24–25,
United States Pittsburgh
November 11–12,
South Korea Seoul
NATO April 3–4,
France Strasbourg
Germany Kehl
November 19–20,
Portugal Lisbon
none May 20–21,
United States Chicago
none September 4–5,
United Kingdom Newport
none July 8–9,
Poland Warsaw
SOA
(OAS)
April 17–19,
Trinidad and Tobago Port of Spain
none none April 14–15,
Colombia Cartagena
none none April 10–11,
Panama Panama City
none
NSS none April 12–13,
United States Washington
none March 26–27,
South Korea Seoul
none March 24–25,
Netherlands The Hague
none March 31 – April 1,
United States Washington
NALS August 9–10,
Mexico Guadalajara
none none April 2,
United States Washington
none February 19,
Mexico Toluca
none June 29,
Canada Ottawa
UNCCC December 18,
Denmark Copenhagen
none none none none none November 30,
France Paris
none
Others U.S.-EU Summit
April 4–5,
Czech Republic Prague
U.S.-EU Summit
May 24–25,[d]
Spain Madrid
none none none U.S.-EU Summit
March 26–27,
Belgium Brussels
none U.S.-ASEAN Summit
February 15–16,
United States Rancho Mirage
██ = Did not attend; ██ = No meeting held;
^a Hillary Clinton attended in the President's place due to the upcoming presidential election. • ^b The US was not a full member of the East Asia Summit prior to 2011.
^c John Kerry attended in the President's place due to the US government shutdown. • ^d Joe Biden attended in the President's place.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Travels of President Barack Obama". U.S. Department of State Office of the Historian.
  2. ^ "Obama tackles thorny economic, military issues in Canada trip". CNN. February 19, 2009. Archived from the original on October 5, 2010. Retrieved August 30, 2012.
  3. ^ "PM, Obama talk trade, Afghanistan, pledge 'clean energy dialogue'". CBCNews. February 19, 2009. Retrieved August 30, 2012.
  4. ^ "President Obama at G20 Summit in London on April 2, 2009". reobama.com. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  5. ^ Andrew Sparrow (April 1, 2009). "Barack Obama and Gordon Brown press conference – live". Politics Blog. London. Retrieved May 24, 2010.
  6. ^ Rosa Prince (April 2, 2009). "G20 summit: David Cameron enjoys chat with Barack Obama". The Telegraph. London. Retrieved May 24, 2010.
  7. ^ Ramachandran, Arjun (April 6, 2009). "Queen becomes YouTube hit after Berlusconi blast". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved July 13, 2009.
  8. ^ "President Obama in London, UK from March 31 – April 1, 2009". reobama.com. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  9. ^ NATO – Pressrelease: Complementary Information for the media – NATO North Atlantic Council Summit meetings of Heads of State and Government – Strasbourg, France and Baden-Bade...
  10. ^ Sweet, Lynn (April 3, 2009). "President Obama and First Lady schedule, guidance April 3, 2009. France and Germany". Chicago Sun-Times. Archived from the original on May 12, 2012. Retrieved April 3, 2012.
  11. ^ "US President Obama in Europe – Strasbourg, April 3, 2009". reobama.com. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  12. ^ "US President Obama in Europe – Strasbourg, France & Kehl, Germany on April 4, 2009". reobama.com. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  13. ^ "Obama promotes nuclear-free world". BBC. April 5, 2009. Retrieved July 13, 2009.
  14. ^ "US President Obama in Europe – Prague, Czech Republic April 4–5, 2009". reobama.com. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  15. ^ "(DIP) U.S. PRESIDENT OBAMA VISITS ATATURK'S MAUSOLEUM". The Free Library. April 6, 2009. Retrieved December 27, 2012.
  16. ^ A Meeting with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew | The White House
  17. ^ "Obama reaches out to Muslim world". BBC. April 6, 2009. Retrieved April 3, 2012.
  18. ^ Sweet, Lynn (April 7, 2009). "President Obama official schedule and guidance, April 7, 2009. In Istanbul". Chicago Sun-Times. Archived from the original on May 12, 2012. Retrieved April 3, 2012.
  19. ^ "President Obama Makes First Overseas Trip". The Washington Post. April 8, 2009. Retrieved April 3, 2012.
  20. ^ Shear, Michael D.; Sullivan, Kevin (April 7, 2009). "Obama Portrays Another Side of U.S." The Washington Post. Retrieved April 3, 2012.
  21. ^ "US President Obama in Europe – Ankara, Turkey from April 5–6, 2009". reobama.com. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  22. ^ "US President Obama in Istanbul, Turkey and Baghdad, Iraq from April 6–7, 2009". reobama.com. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  23. ^ Zaleski, Katharine (April 7, 2009). "Obama's Iraq Visit: Makes Surprise Trip To Baghdad On Way Home". The Huffington Post. Retrieved February 26, 2011.
  24. ^ Stolberg, Sheryl Gay (April 16, 2009). "In Mexico, Obama Seeks Curbs on Arms Sales". The New York Times. Retrieved April 15, 2012.
  25. ^ Wilson, Scott (April 17, 2009). "For Obama, Calderón, a Meeting of Minds". The Washington Post. Retrieved April 15, 2012.
  26. ^ Alexei Barrionuevo; Sheryl Gay Stolberg (April 19, 2009). "Hemisphere's Leaders Signal Fresh Start With U.S." The New York Times. Retrieved April 15, 2012.
  27. ^ Wilson, Scott (April 20, 2009). "Obama Closes Summit, Vows Broader Engagement With Latin America". The Washington. Retrieved April 15, 2012.
  28. ^ a b Smith, Mark S. (June 3, 2009). "Obama Lands in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia". The Huffington Post. Retrieved July 14, 2009.
  29. ^ Wilson, Scott (June 4, 2009). "Saudi king greets Obama on eve of president's address". The Washington Post. Retrieved August 30, 2012.
  30. ^ "Obama reaches out to Muslim world". BBC News. June 4, 2009. Retrieved July 14, 2009.
  31. ^ Wolfson, Paula (June 5, 2009). "Obama reaches out to Muslim world". Voice of America.
  32. ^ Zeleny, Jeff (June 6, 2009). "Obama Hails D-Day Heroes at Normandy". The New York Times. Retrieved August 30, 2012.
  33. ^ Karen Travers, Jack Tapper & Sunlen Miller (June 6, 2012). "Obama on D-Day: 'The Evil We Faced Had to Be Stopped'". ABC News. Retrieved August 30, 2012.
  34. ^ "As Obama wraps up Russia talks, White House cites subtle progress". Los Angeles Times. July 7, 2009. Archived from the original on July 11, 2009. Retrieved July 14, 2009.
  35. ^ a b Chaggaris, Steve (July 10, 2009). "Politics Today: Obama Wraps Up G-8, Heads to Ghana". CBS News. Retrieved July 14, 2009.
  36. ^ Owen, Richard (July 10, 2009). "Obama meets Pope for talk on abortions and stem-cell research". The Times. London. Retrieved November 14, 2009.
  37. ^ "Obama to meet with Mexican, Canadian leaders". CNN. August 10, 2009. Retrieved August 10, 2009.
  38. ^ Lothian, Dan (September 28, 2009). "Obama plans trip to Denmark to seek Olympics". CNN. Retrieved November 15, 2009.
  39. ^ "Obama arrives in Japan at start of Asia trip". Cable News Network. November 13, 2009. Retrieved November 13, 2009.
  40. ^ Allen, Mike (November 13, 2009). "America's first Pacific president". POLITICO. Retrieved October 24, 2011.
  41. ^ a b c d "Obama's Asia itinerary revealed". Foreign Policy. November 9, 2009. Retrieved November 18, 2009.
  42. ^ Nicholas, Peter (November 15, 2009). "Idea takes hold for 2-step climate pact". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved November 15, 2009.
  43. ^ "Apec leaders drop climate target". BBC. November 15, 2009. Retrieved November 15, 2009.
  44. ^ Branigan, Tania (November 16, 2009). "Barack Obama meets Shanghai students in China". The Guardian. London. Retrieved November 18, 2009.
  45. ^ Bohan, Caren (November 15, 2009). "Obama in China faces tensions on trade and Tibet". Reuters. Retrieved November 15, 2009.
  46. ^ Miller, Sunlen (November 17, 2009). "Tourist-in-Chief: Obama Visits The Forbidden City". ABC News. Retrieved November 18, 2009.
  47. ^ "Obama wraps up China visit". Xinhua News Agency. November 18, 2009. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  48. ^ "Turbulent history The United States and China have had a tangled relationship, full of highs and lows". The Washington Post. February 10, 2012. Retrieved April 24, 2012.
  49. ^ Weisman, Jonathan; Fritsch, Peter (November 20, 2009). "Obama Backs South Korea Trade Pact, but Congress Remains Wary". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  50. ^ "Obama arrives in S Korea for 2-day visit". Xinhua News Agency. November 20, 2009. Retrieved April 4, 2012.
  51. ^ "Remarks by the President to the Troops at Osan Air Base, Osan, Republic of Korea". White House Office of the Press Secretary. November 20, 2009. Archived from the original on October 1, 2016.
  52. ^ Nobel Lecture by Barack H. Obama, Oslo, 10 December 2009, Nobel Media AB.
  53. ^ Jeff Zeleny, Accepting Peace Prize, Obama Offers 'Hard Truth', New York Times (December 10, 2009 ).
  54. ^ Naughton, Philippe; Hines, Nico (December 18, 2009). "Live: minute-by-minute coverage of crunch day at Copenhagen". The Times. London. Retrieved December 18, 2009.
  55. ^ "Obama and Medvedev Meet; New Arms Treaty Deadline Pushed to Next Year". ABC News. December 18, 2009. Archived from the original on January 29, 2010. Retrieved December 19, 2009.
  56. ^ "Obama makes unannounced visit to Afghanistan". CNN. March 28, 2010. Retrieved March 28, 2010.
  57. ^ "Obama, Medvedev to sign arms treaty". CNN. April 8, 2010. Retrieved April 8, 2010.
  58. ^ "Leaders in Muskoka for G8". CTV News. June 25, 2010. Retrieved June 25, 2010.
  59. ^ "G20 leaders arrive in Toronto amid protests". CBC News. June 26, 2010. Archived from the original on June 28, 2010. Retrieved June 26, 2010.
  60. ^ Parsons, Christi (November 6, 2010). "Obama visits site of Mumbai attacks, praises India's resilience". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved November 6, 2010.
  61. ^ Raghunath, Pamela (November 7, 2010). "Obama visits symbols of peace". Gulf News. Retrieved November 6, 2010.
  62. ^ Hazlewood, Phil (November 6, 2010). "Obama's first engagements in India loaded with symbolism". The Gazette. Retrieved November 6, 2010.[dead link]
  63. ^ "Obama gets 50,000 jobs; deals worth $10 billion signed". NDTV. November 7, 2010. Retrieved November 6, 2010.
  64. ^ Pal, Chandrima (November 8, 2010). "Prof Obama's masterclass". Mumbai Mirror. Archived from the original on November 11, 2010. Retrieved November 7, 2010.
  65. ^ Werner, Erica (November 7, 2010). "Obama arrives in New Delhi". Forbes. Retrieved November 7, 2010.[dead link]
  66. ^ "In pictures: US President Barack Obama in India". BBC News. November 8, 2010. Retrieved April 1, 2012.
  67. ^ Reynolds, Paul (November 8, 2010). "Obama confirms US strategic shift towards India". BBC News. Retrieved April 1, 2012.
  68. ^ "Obama praises Gandhi in speech to Indian Parliament". CNN. November 8, 2010. Archived from the original on April 8, 2011. Retrieved April 1, 2012.
  69. ^ "Obama voices concerns about peace talks". KABC-TV. November 9, 2010. Archived from the original on November 15, 2010. Retrieved November 9, 2010.
  70. ^ "Obama praises inclusive Islam in Indonesia". The Jakarta Post. November 10, 2010. Archived from the original on November 13, 2010. Retrieved November 9, 2010.
  71. ^ "Obama hails Indonesia as example for world". BBC News. November 10, 2010. Retrieved November 9, 2010.
  72. ^ "Obama, in Indonesia, criticizes Israel over OK of housing units". The Seattle Times. November 9, 2010. Retrieved November 9, 2010.
  73. ^ Rowland, Ashley (November 10, 2010). "At Yongsan, Obama salutes U.S. troops, condemns North's nukes". Stars and Stripes. Retrieved November 12, 2010.
  74. ^ Feller, Ben (November 10, 2010). "Obama salutes troops, condemns North Korea". MSNBC. Retrieved November 12, 2010.
  75. ^ Yeon-je, Jung (November 10, 2010). "Obama: Consensus among G-20 for 'balanced' growth". Kansas City Star. Archived from the original on November 15, 2010. Retrieved November 12, 2010.
  76. ^ "G20 must work together to strengthen global economy recovery, Obama says". Arab News. November 11, 2010. Archived from the original on November 13, 2010. Retrieved November 12, 2010.
  77. ^ Namiki, Hiromu (November 13, 2010). "Obama, , affirms U.S. commitment to defense of Japan". The Sacramento Bee. Retrieved November 13, 2010.[dead link]
  78. ^ Kelts, Roland (November 12, 2010). "Obama in Japan: what a difference a bad year makes". The Christian Science Monitor. Archived from the original on November 16, 2010. Retrieved November 14, 2010.
  79. ^ DeYoung, Karen (November 19, 2010). "Energized Obama pays respects in Lisbon". The Washington Post. Retrieved November 19, 2010.
  80. ^ Helguero, Gerald (November 19, 2010). "War exit, missile shield key as NATO summit starts". International Business Times. Retrieved November 19, 2010.
  81. ^ "Obama meets Saakashvili in Lisbon". Politico 44. November 19, 2010. Retrieved November 20, 2010.
  82. ^ Feller, Ben (December 3, 2010). "Obama in Afghanistan: no terror 'safe haven'". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved December 3, 2010.[dead link]
  83. ^ Baker, Peter (December 3, 2010). "Obama Pays Visit to Afghanistan". The New York Times. Retrieved May 5, 2012.
  84. ^ Barrionuevo, Alexei; Calmes, Jackie (March 20, 2011). "President Underscores Similarities With Brazilians, but Sidesteps One". The New York Times. Retrieved April 22, 2011.
  85. ^ "Rousseff and Obama Meet in Brasília". The Rio Times. March 19, 2011. Retrieved April 9, 2011.
  86. ^ "Obama's Brazil Visit". The Rio Times. March 22, 2011. Retrieved April 9, 2011.
  87. ^ "Obama's Schedule March 18". ochairball.blogspot.com. March 17, 2011. Retrieved April 7, 2012.
  88. ^ Londo, Ernesto (March 22, 2011). "Obama lauds Latin American democracies as role models for the Middle East". The Washington Post. Retrieved April 9, 2011.
  89. ^ Gideon Long (March 21, 2011). "Barack Obama visits Chile amid nuclear debate". BBC News. Retrieved April 7, 2012.
  90. ^ "Obama to address Latin American people on Chile visit". BBC News. March 21, 2011. Retrieved April 7, 2012.
  91. ^ "Obama pledges anti-drug funding on El Salvador visit". BBC. March 23, 2011. Retrieved April 9, 2011.
  92. ^ "Obama's Schedule March 23". ochairball.blogspot.com. March 22, 2011. Retrieved April 7, 2012.
  93. ^ Jackie Calmes (March 22, 2011). "Obama Calls for an Economic Cure for Illegal Immigration". The New York Times. Retrieved April 7, 2012.
  94. ^ "Why are US presidents so keen to be Irish?". BBC News. April 26, 2011. Retrieved May 25, 2011.
  95. ^ "Obama affirms US-Irish ties in Dublin on Europe tour". BBC News. May 23, 2011. Retrieved May 25, 2011.
  96. ^ "In pictures: Barack Obama's visit to Ireland". BBC News. May 23, 2011. Retrieved May 25, 2011.
  97. ^ Ash cloud forces a change of plan and early exit Irish Independent, May 24, 2011.
  98. ^ "Larry Donnelly: Obama trip both personal and political". Independent.ie News. May 24, 2011. Retrieved May 29, 2011.
  99. ^ Jones, Tony (May 24, 2011). "United by Irish triumphs Obama meets the Queen". The Irish Independent. Retrieved May 29, 2011.
  100. ^ "Analysis: What Obama visit says about UK-US alliance". BBC News. May 25, 2011. Retrieved May 29, 2011.
  101. ^ "Obama's speech to UK Parliament, in full, with analysis". BBC News. May 25, 2011. Retrieved May 29, 2011.
  102. ^ "Obama's Schedule in France May 26". ochairball.blogspot.com. May 25, 2011. Retrieved June 2, 2011.
  103. ^ "Obama's Schedule in France and Poland May 27". ochairball.blogspot.com. May 25, 2011. Retrieved June 2, 2011.
  104. ^ "G8 summit: Arab uprisings dominate Deauville agenda". BBC News. May 26, 2011. Retrieved June 2, 2011.
  105. ^ "Photos: President Obama in Poland". Capitol Hill Women. May 28, 2011. Archived from the original on September 11, 2011. Retrieved June 5, 2011.
  106. ^ "Obama reaffirms U.S. security pledge to ally Poland". Reuters. May 28, 2011. Retrieved June 5, 2011.
  107. ^ "President Obama honors Poland's Jewish community". Politico. May 27, 2011. Retrieved June 5, 2011.
  108. ^ "Obama honors Polish history". Chicago Sun-Times. May 28, 2011. Retrieved June 5, 2011.
  109. ^ "Photos: Obama honors Polish history". Chicago Sun-Times. May 28, 2011. Retrieved June 5, 2011.
  110. ^ "Obama visits Warsaw Ghetto Uprising memorial". Yahoo News. May 28, 2011. Archived from the original on June 1, 2011. Retrieved June 5, 2011.
  111. ^ "President Obama official schedule and guidance, Nov. 3, 2011. Cannes, France for G-20". Chicago Sun-Times. November 3, 2011. Archived from the original on November 9, 2011. Retrieved November 17, 2011.
  112. ^ Mike Dorning & Roger Runningen (November 5, 2011). "Obama: G-20 Leaders Made 'Important Progress'". Bloomberg. Retrieved November 16, 2011.
  113. ^ "Obama visit to focus on military ties". ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation). November 16, 2011. Retrieved November 16, 2011.
  114. ^ "Obama boosts US military links with Australia". AlJazeeraEnglish. November 16, 2011. Retrieved November 17, 2011.
  115. ^ Jackie Calmes (November 17, 2011). "Obama Addresses Troops at Final Stop in Australia". The New York Times. Retrieved November 25, 2011.
  116. ^ Jason Overdorf (November 17, 2011). "East Asian Summit: Obama's Asia reboot puts India in pivotal, but risky position". GlobalPost. Retrieved November 25, 2011.
  117. ^ Jason Overdorf (November 17, 2011). "India, US looking to counter China at Asian summit". GlobalPost. Retrieved November 25, 2011.
  118. ^ Jackie Calmes (November 18, 2011). "Obama's Trip Emphasizes Role of Pacific Rim". The New York Times. Retrieved November 25, 2011.
  119. ^ Thomas Fuller & Mark Landler (November 18, 2011). "As Myanmar Eases Controls, U.S. Sees Diplomatic Opening". The New York Times. Retrieved November 25, 2011.
  120. ^ "Obama prepares to wrap up Asia-Pacific trip". CNN. November 19, 2011. Retrieved November 25, 2011.
  121. ^ "Obama's Day, March 26: Meeting With World Leaders". The White House – Office of the Press Secretary. March 26, 2012. Archived from the original on March 28, 2012. Retrieved March 27, 2012.
  122. ^ "Obama's Day, March 27: Attending Nuclear Security Summit". The White House – Office of the Press Secretary. March 27, 2012. Archived from the original on March 28, 2012. Retrieved March 27, 2012.
  123. ^ "Obama's Schedule March 26". ochairball.blogspot.com. March 26, 2012. Retrieved March 27, 2012.
  124. ^ Calmes, Jackie (April 12, 2012). "Trade, Energy and Drugs Are Topics for Obama at Summit of the Americas". The New York Times. Retrieved April 15, 2012.
  125. ^ Calmes, Jackie (April 13, 2012). "On the Way to International Talks, Making a Stop for Domestic Concerns". The New York Times. Retrieved April 15, 2012.
  126. ^ Dickinson, Elizabeth (April 15, 2012). "At Summit of the Americas, Washington Looks Behind the Times". World Affairs Journal. Retrieved April 16, 2012.
  127. ^ Wilson, Scott (April 16, 2012). "Obama concludes Summit of the Americas on the defensive about inviting Cuba". The Washington Post. Retrieved April 16, 2012.
  128. ^ Al Sema, Adriaan (April 15, 2012). "Obama, Santos confirm US-Colombia trade pact takes effect May 15". Colombia Reports. Retrieved February 25, 2016.
  129. ^ "President Obama with Colombian singer Shakira during a ceremony in San Pedro Square, Cartagena -pics". Democratic Underground. April 15, 2012. Retrieved April 16, 2012.
  130. ^ "Barack Obama's bodyguards sent home from Colombia summit amid prostitution allegations". The Telegraph. London. April 14, 2012. Retrieved April 17, 2012.
  131. ^ Landler, Marc (May 1, 2012). "Obama Signs Pact in Kabul, Turning Page in Afghan War". The New York Times. Retrieved May 5, 2012.
  132. ^ "Obama Visits Afghanistan". The New York Times. May 1, 2012. Retrieved May 5, 2012.
  133. ^ "US President Barack Obama signs strategic Afghan accord". BBC News. May 1, 2012. Retrieved May 5, 2012.
  134. ^ Nakamura, David (June 20, 2012). "Obama hopeful that European leaders will take steps to rescue financial system". The Washington Post. Retrieved November 10, 2012.
  135. ^ "The Obama Diary – Archive for june 19th, 2012". Chipsticks. The Obama Diary. June 19, 2012. Retrieved November 10, 2012.
  136. ^ "Rise and Shine". Chipsticks. The Obama Diary. June 18, 2012. Retrieved November 10, 2012.
  137. ^ "G20 backs efforts to solve eurozone crisis". Al Jazeera. June 20, 2012. Retrieved November 10, 2012.
  138. ^ Baker, Peter (November 18, 2012). "On a Trip to Asia, Obama Can't Escape Mideast". The New York Times. Retrieved December 15, 2012.
  139. ^ Baker, Peter (November 20, 2012). "For Obama and Clinton, Their Final Tour in Asia as Partners". The New York Times. Retrieved December 15, 2012.
  140. ^ Barrow, Richard (November 13, 2012). "Schedule and Map for Obama's Visit to Thailand 18–19 November 2012". richardbarrow.com/. Retrieved December 15, 2012.
  141. ^ "Barack Obama visits Bangkok". Coconuts Bangkok. CoconutsBangkok. November 18, 2012. Archived from the original on January 20, 2013. Retrieved December 15, 2012.
  142. ^ "In Pictures: Obama visits Wat Pho Royal Monastery". ITV News. November 20, 2012. Retrieved December 15, 2012.
  143. ^ Barrow, Richard (November 13, 2012). "Schedule and Map for Obama's Visit to Thailand 18–19 November 2012". richardbarrow.com/. Retrieved December 15, 2012.
  144. ^ Baker, Peter (November 20, 2012). "For Obama and Clinton, Their Final Tour in Asia as Partners". The New York Times. Retrieved December 26, 2012.
  145. ^ "Obama lauds Aung San Suu Kyi, gives a nod to Myanmar". CNN Wire Staff. CNN. November 19, 2012. Retrieved December 25, 2012.
  146. ^ LaFranchi, Howard (November 19, 2012). "Obama's Myanmar speech sends message to North Korea (+video)". The Christian Science Monitor. Retrieved December 26, 2012.
  147. ^ Kinetz, Erika (November 19, 2012). "Obama's Myanmar Speech Stresses Democracy in Yangon". The Huffington Post. Associated Press. Retrieved December 26, 2012.
  148. ^ Kuhnhenn, Jim (November 20, 2012). "Courting Asia, Obama finds that the world intrudes". Boston Globe. Associated Press. Retrieved February 11, 2013.
  149. ^ Chipsticks (November 22, 2012). "rise and shine". The Obama Diary. Retrieved February 10, 2013.
  150. ^ Bruce, Mary (November 20, 2012). "In Cambodia, Obama Hails 'Constructive' US-China Relationship". ABC News. Retrieved February 16, 2013.
  151. ^ a b "Middle East Trip 2013." whitehouse.gov. March 15, 2013. Archived March 20, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.
  152. ^ a b Spetalnick, Matt; Sawafta, Ali (March 22, 2013). "President Obama Visits Church Of The Nativity In Bethlehem (PHOTOS)". HuffPost. Retrieved July 6, 2018.
  153. ^ Hennessey, Kathleen and Christi Parsons. "Obama meets privately with Mexican President Peña Nieto." Los Angeles Times. May 2, 2013.
  154. ^ Corchado, Alfredo. "In Mexico speech, Obama sketches a vision of shared prosperity." The Dallas Morning News. May 3, 2013.
  155. ^ "Statement by the Press Secretary on the President's Trip to Mexico and Costa Rica." White House Office of the Press Secretary. March 27, 2013.
  156. ^ Arias, L. "US officials arrive to prepare Obama visit." Archived April 4, 2013, at the Wayback Machine. Tico Times. April 3, 2012.
  157. ^ Boyle, Louise (June 19, 2013). "Obama makes historic speech at Brandenburg Gate in Berlin". Daily Mail. London.
  158. ^ Gye, Hugo (June 19, 2013). "Obama to call for U.S. and Russia to cut nuclear arsenal by a third in Berlin speech 50 years after iconic JFK address". Daily Mail. London. Retrieved June 22, 2013.
  159. ^ a b "Africa: President Obama's Schedule in Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania." AllAfrica.com. June 25, 2013.
  160. ^ a b "Obama's three-nation tour of Africa". The Washington Post. Retrieved June 29, 2013.
  161. ^ a b "Obama hails Mandela 'inspiration' in South Africa visit." BBC. June 29, 2013.
  162. ^ a b Epatko, Larisa, "Why Obama Is Visiting Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania But Not Kenya", PBS NewsHour, June 25, 2013. Retrieved 2013-08-18.
  163. ^ "President Obama visits Sweden". White House Office. September 4, 2013. Retrieved September 27, 2013.
  164. ^ "The King holds an audience with the President of the USA, Barack Obama". Royal Court of Sweden. September 5, 2013. Retrieved September 27, 2013.
  165. ^ Preston, Jennifer (December 10, 2013). "Highlights From Memorial Service for Mandela". The New York Times. Retrieved December 12, 2013.
  166. ^ Julie Pace (December 10, 2013). "Obama's Eulogy For Mandela Echoes His Own Agenda". National Public Radio (NPR). Associated Press. Retrieved December 12, 2013.
  167. ^ Wilson, Scott (December 10, 2013). "Eulogizing Mandela, Obama celebrates and scolds". The Washington Post. Retrieved December 12, 2013.
  168. ^ "North American Leaders News Conference". c-span.org. C-SPAN. February 19, 2014.
  169. ^ a b c "Statement by the Press Secretary on the President's Travel to the Netherlands, Belgium, and Italy in March 2014." whitehouse.gov. January 21, 2014.
  170. ^ "President Obama Travels to the Netherlands, Meets with World Leaders." whitehouse.gov. March 24, 2014.
  171. ^ Kuhnhenn, Jim (March 26, 2014). "Obama Plays up US-Europe bond amid Russian tension". Associated Press. Retrieved March 26, 2014.
  172. ^ Abdullah, Halimah (March 27, 2014). "Obama, Pope Francis meet for first time". CNN. Archived from the original on March 28, 2014.
  173. ^ "Statement by the Press Secretary on the President's Travel to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in March 2014." whitehouse.gov. February 3, 2014.
  174. ^ Shapiro, Dan; Thompson, Chuck (April 28, 2014). "Obama begins Asia trip with 'the best sushi I've ever had'". CNN. Retrieved March 29, 2015.
  175. ^ Beech, Hannah (April 24, 2014). "Obama to Japan: Yes, the U.S. Will Defend You". Time. Retrieved March 29, 2015.
  176. ^ Wagstaff, Keith (April 24, 2014). "Obama Gets Kick Out of Soccer-Playing Asimo Robot". NBC News. Retrieved March 29, 2015.
  177. ^ a b "Asia Trip Spring 2014". WhiteHouse.gov. Archived from the original on April 16, 2016. Retrieved March 29, 2015.
  178. ^ Kim, Ellen (April 29, 2014). "President Obama's Visit to South Korea". Center for Strategic and International Studies. Retrieved March 29, 2015.
  179. ^ Landler, Mark (April 25, 2014). "Obama Offers Support to South Korea at a Moment of Trauma and Tension". The New York Times. Retrieved March 29, 2015.
  180. ^ "As Obama arrives, Zaid slams Putrajaya's inability to say hudud is unacceptable". The Malay Mail. April 26, 2014. Retrieved March 30, 2015.
  181. ^ "Obama says US committed to providing assets for MH370 ocean search". The Malay Mail. April 27, 2014. Retrieved March 30, 2015.
  182. ^ "Remarks by President Obama and President Benigno Aquino III of the Philippines in Joint Press Conference". WhiteHouse.gov. April 28, 2014. Retrieved March 30, 2015.
  183. ^ Bacani, Louis; Romero, Alexis (April 29, 2014). "Obama: US committed to defend Philippines". The Philippine Star. Retrieved March 30, 2015.
  184. ^ "President Obama Visits Manila American Cemetery". American Battle Monuments Commission. April 29, 2014. Retrieved March 30, 2015.
  185. ^ Landler, Mark (May 26, 2014). "Obama, Honoring the Fallen, Says V.A. Problems Must Be Faced". The New York Times. Retrieved May 27, 2014.
  186. ^ a b c Shuster, Simon (June 2, 2014). "Obama's New Doctrine of Diplomacy Faces Hard Test in Europe". Time. Retrieved June 3, 2014.
  187. ^ "World comes to Wales for 2014 Nato Summit in Newport". BBC News. September 4, 2014. Retrieved April 2, 2015.
  188. ^ "The President's Trip to China, Burma and Australia". White House Office. November 2014. Archived from the original on 2015-11-08.
  189. ^ Pace, Julie (November 10, 2014). "Obama tempers expectations for thaw with NKorea". Cable One. Associated Press. Archived from the original on April 7, 2015. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  190. ^ "In China, Obama tests global clout post-election". Daily Mail. Associated Press. November 10, 2014. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  191. ^ Lederman, Josh (November 13, 2014). "Obama returns to Myanmar as country struggles with democratic transition". PBS NewsHour. Associated Press. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  192. ^ Herman, Steve (November 12, 2014). "Obama in Myanmar for ASEAN Meetings". Voice of America. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  193. ^ "Obama backs Suu Kyi bid to change constitution". Daily Mail. Agence France-Presse. November 14, 2014. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  194. ^ "Remarks by President Obama After Roundtable at Parliamentary Resource Center". WhiteHouse.gov. November 13, 2014. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  195. ^ "Remarks by President Obama at Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Town Hall, 11/14/14". WhiteHouse.gov. November 14, 2014. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  196. ^ "US President Obama, remarks at G20 Press Conference, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane". g20australia.org. Canberra, Australia: Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. Archived from the original on 2016-04-07.
  197. ^ Spetalnick, Matt; Siegel, Matt (November 15, 2014). "U.S., Japan and Australia vow to oppose Russian action in Crimea". Reuters. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  198. ^ "President Obama inspires students with landmark speech". University of Queensland. November 16, 2014. Retrieved April 3, 2015.
  199. ^ Statement by the Press Secretary on the President's Travel to India, White House Office of the Press Secretary (November 21, 2014).
  200. ^ Kaatie Zezima, Why Obama's trip to India's Republic Day is a big deal, The Washington Post (January 24, 2015).
  201. ^ Smith-Spark, Laura (January 24, 2015). "President Barack Obama to meet, pay respects to new Saudi King". CNN. Retrieved January 24, 2015.
  202. ^ "Obama, world leaders head to Saudi Arabia to offer condolences". Riyadh. Reuters. January 24, 2015. Retrieved January 24, 2015.
  203. ^ "PHOTOS: Obama lays wreath at National Heroes' Park". The Jamaica Observer. April 9, 2015. Retrieved April 12, 2015.
  204. ^ Saenz, Arlette (April 9, 2015). "President Obama Feels the 'Love' on Jamaica Trip". ABC News. Retrieved April 12, 2015.
  205. ^ "Seventh Summit of the Americas Panama City, Panama, April 10-11, 2015". summit-americas.org.
  206. ^ Liptak, Kevin; Acosta, Jim (April 12, 2015). "Barack Obama and Raul Castro meet, launch new era of U.S.-Cuba ties". CNN. Retrieved April 12, 2015.
  207. ^ Hjelmgaard, Kim (June 7, 2015). "Obama attends G-7 summit in Germany". USA Today.
  208. ^ Connolly, Kate (June 7, 2015). "Merkel welcomes Obama with beer and sausage breakfast before G7 summit". The Guardian. Retrieved June 7, 2015.
  209. ^ "G7 calls for end to fossil fuel use by 2100". June 8, 2015. Retrieved June 8, 2015.
  210. ^ Smith, David; Mutiga, Murithi (July 25, 2015). "Obama's message of hope rings true in call for Africa to flourish". The Guardian. Retrieved February 19, 2016.
  211. ^ "Remarks by the President During Visit to Power Africa Innovation Fair". White House Office of the Press Secretary. July 25, 2015. Retrieved February 19, 2016.
  212. ^ "Barack Obama visits the US Embassy bombing memorial in Nairobi". The Daily Telegraph. Agence France-Presse. July 25, 2015. Retrieved February 19, 2016.
  213. ^ Dovere, Edward-Isaac (July 24, 2015). "Obama meets with extended family on first night in Nairobi". Politico. Retrieved July 25, 2015.
  214. ^ Mason, Jeff (July 25, 2015). "Obama dines with Kenyan family after arriving in father's homeland". Reuters. Retrieved February 19, 2016.
  215. ^ "Obama Meets with Kenyatta". Voice of America. July 25, 2015. Retrieved July 25, 2015.
  216. ^ Flores, Reena (July 26, 2015). "Obama shows off dance moves at Kenya state dinner". CBS News. Retrieved February 19, 2016.
  217. ^ Superville, Darlene (July 26, 2015). "Obama Closes Out Historic Visit To Kenya". The Huffington Post. Associated Press. Retrieved February 19, 2016.
  218. ^ Lee, Carol E. "Obama Becomes First U.S. President to Address African Union". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved July 29, 2015.
  219. ^ "Obama to be first sitting U.S. President to visit Ethiopia". CNN. June 19, 2015. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  220. ^ Boyer, Dave (October 26, 2015). "Obama to visit Turkey, Philippines, Malaysia in November". The Washington Times. Retrieved October 27, 2015.
  221. ^ "Obama to meet with leaders of Turkey, Canada: White House". Reuters. November 12, 2015. Retrieved November 14, 2015.
  222. ^ "Obama to meet Saudi King Salman at G20-summit in Turkey: White House official". The Express Tribune. Reuters. November 15, 2015. Retrieved November 15, 2015.
  223. ^ Baker, Peter; Shear, Michael D. (November 15, 2015). "Supporting France, Obama Loath to Add Troops to ISIS Fight". The New York Times. Retrieved November 16, 2015.
  224. ^ "Obama, Abe to meet in Philippines on Nov. 19 on APEC fringes". The Nikkei. November 13, 2015. Retrieved November 14, 2015.
  225. ^ "Obama to meet Turnbull in Manila". Business Spectator. News Corp Australia. November 13, 2015. Retrieved November 14, 2015.
  226. ^ Young, Audrey (November 19, 2015). "APEC summit: Obama backs Trans Pacific Partnership". The New Zealand Herald. Retrieved November 22, 2015.
  227. ^ a b Sweet, Lynn (November 14, 2015). "Obama guidance, press schedule Nov. 14, 15, 2015. To Turkey for G20". Chicago Sun-Times. Archived from the original on November 14, 2015. Retrieved November 14, 2015.
  228. ^ Menon, Praveen; Spetalnick, Matt (November 20, 2015). "Obama says summit to focus on Islamic State militancy". Yahoo! News. Reuters. Retrieved November 22, 2015.
  229. ^ "US President Obama draws attention to Rohingya refugees in Malaysia". Daily Sabah. Deutsche Presse-Agentur. November 21, 2015. Retrieved November 22, 2015.
  230. ^ Au, Eunice (November 21, 2015). "Obama holds dialogue with Asean youth". The Straits Times. Retrieved November 22, 2015.
  231. ^ "Obama meets Malaysian civil society groups". The Star. November 21, 2015. Retrieved November 22, 2015.
  232. ^ Cama, Timothy (November 9, 2015). "Obama to visit climate pact talks in Paris". The Hill. Retrieved November 15, 2015.
  233. ^ Iyengar, Rishi (November 24, 2015). "President Obama Will Meet China's Xi Jinping and India's Narendra Modi at the Paris Climate Talks". Time. Retrieved November 26, 2015.
  234. ^ Mason, Jeff (December 1, 2015). "Obama urges Turkey to reduce tensions with Russia". Reuters. Retrieved December 2, 2015.
  235. ^ "Obama, Hollande pay respects to Paris attack victims". The Times of Israel. Agence France-Presse. November 30, 2015. Retrieved November 30, 2015.
  236. ^ "Barack Obama begins 'historic' 3-day visit to Cuba". CBC News. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Associated Press. March 20, 2016. Retrieved March 21, 2016.
  237. ^ de Córdoba, José (March 20, 2016). "Obama to Meet Cardinal Jaime Ortega at Havana Cathedral". Wall Street Journal. Retrieved March 21, 2016.
  238. ^ "President Obama Praises Jose Marti's 'Passion for Liberty'". WTVJ. NBC News. Associated Press. March 21, 2016. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
  239. ^ Lederman, Josh (March 21, 2016). "President Obama, Raul Castro tussle over human rights". The Boston Globe. Associated Press. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
  240. ^ "Cuba President Raul Castro Welcomes US Counterpart Barack Obama". Escambray. Prensa Latina. March 21, 2016. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
  241. ^ "Barack Obama brings message of change to Cuba, meeting with Raul Castro". CBC News. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. March 21, 2016. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
  242. ^ Whitman, Elizabeth (March 21, 2016). "As Obama Visits Cuba, These Business Execs And Entrepreneurs Are Following, Eager To Explore Opportunities". International Business Times. Retrieved March 22, 2016.
  243. ^ Lederman, Josh; Caldwell, Alicia C. (March 22, 2016). "Obama pledges US support to Belgium after attacks". The Seattle Times. Associated Press. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  244. ^ "President Obama Praises Courage of Cuban Dissidents". WTVJ. NBC News. Associated Press. March 22, 2016. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  245. ^ Buncombe, Andrew (March 23, 2016). "Barack Obama does 'The Wave' with Raul Castro at historic Cuba baseball game". The Independent. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  246. ^ Kamilia Lahrichi and Gregg Zoroya, USA TODAY (2016-03-23). "Obama says top priority is to defeat Islamic State". Usatoday.com. Retrieved 2017-06-23.
  247. ^ Bronstein, Hugh; Lough, Richard (March 23, 2016). "Obama in Argentina to reset relations amid regional political shift". Reuters. Retrieved March 23, 2016.
  248. ^ Al-Hamid, Faheem (April 20, 2016). "Obama arriving today". Saudi Gazette. Retrieved April 20, 2016.
  249. ^ "Obama heads to Saudi Arabia for fence-mending trip". The Times of Israel. Agence France-Presse. April 15, 2016. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  250. ^ Saenz, Arlette (April 22, 2016). "President Obama Has Lunch With Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle". ABC News. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
  251. ^ Heffer, Greg (April 22, 2016). "Obama arrives in Downing Street… leaving 9-tonne 'The Beast' to do a 3-point turn". Daily Express. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
  252. ^ Gayle, Damien (April 23, 2016). "Jeremy Corbyn and Barack Obama enjoy an 'excellent' discussion". The Guardian. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
  253. ^ Liptak, Kevin (April 23, 2016). "Obama questioned on LGBT rights, Black Lives Matter in London". CNN. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
  254. ^ Jaffe, Greg (April 23, 2016). "Obama hears youth leaders' concerns about LGBT rights, Brexit at British town hall". The Washington Post. Retrieved April 24, 2016.
  255. ^ "Obama urges European allies to step up fight against IS". Hong Kong Economic Journal. April 26, 2016. Retrieved April 26, 2016.
  256. ^ Fell, Jade (April 25, 2016). "US President Barack Obama opens Hannover Messe 2016". Engineering & Technology. Institution of Engineering and Technology. Archived from the original on April 26, 2016. Retrieved April 26, 2016.
  257. ^ "Remarks by President Obama and President Quang of Vietnam in Joint Press Conference". White House Office of the Press Secretary. May 23, 2016. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  258. ^ Goodenough, Patrick (May 23, 2016). "Vietnam Communist Party Chief to Obama: Respect Sovereignty, Institutions; No Interference in Internal Affairs". CNSNews.com. Media Research Center. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  259. ^ Krieg, Gregory (May 24, 2016). "Barack Obama, Anthony Bourdain dine in Vietnam". CNN. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  260. ^ "Obama reaches out to people a day after Vietnam arms deal". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Associated Press. May 24, 2016. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  261. ^ "President Obama's speech on Vietnam-US relations in Hanoi". VietNamNet. May 24, 2016. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  262. ^ "Obama prods Vietnam on rights after activists stopped from meeting him". Channel NewsAsia. Mediacorp. Reuters. May 23, 2016. Archived from the original on May 24, 2016. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  263. ^ Griffiths, James; Boykoff, Pamela; Wright, Rebecca (May 24, 2016). "Obama raises human rights in Vietnam, calls for 'peaceful resolution' of South China Sea disputes". CNN. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  264. ^ Lap, Doc; Hieu, Trung (May 24, 2016). "Obama touches down in Ho Chi Minh City, visits century-old pagoda". Thanh Niên. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  265. ^ "Barack Obama urges improved human rights in Vietnam in wake of US arms deal". bt.com. BT Group. May 24, 2016. Retrieved May 24, 2016.
  266. ^ "Obama urges Vietnam youth to tackle climate change". Daily Mail. Associated Press. May 25, 2016. Retrieved May 25, 2016.
  267. ^ Mie, Ayako; Yoshida, Reiji (May 26, 2016). "Anger over Okinawa murder grows despite Obama's 'deep regret' over the incident". The Japan Times. Retrieved May 26, 2016.
  268. ^ Hammond, Andrew (May 25, 2016). "G7 summit and Korea". The Korea Times. Retrieved May 26, 2016.
  269. ^ "Barack Obama to visit Hiroshima on Asia trip". BBC News. May 10, 2016. Retrieved May 10, 2016.
  270. ^ Liptak, Kevin (May 10, 2016). "Obama to make historic visit to Hiroshima". cnn.com. Turner Broadcasting System. Retrieved May 25, 2016.
  271. ^ Mulholland, Angela (March 10, 2016). "Obama, Kerry praise PM for policies; take jabs on hockey, Bieber". CTV News. Bell Canada. Retrieved March 11, 2016.
  272. ^ "NATO Vows To Bolster Defenses Bordering Russia". Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. July 8, 2016. Retrieved July 9, 2016.
  273. ^ Shuster, Simon (July 6, 2016). "Brexit and Russia Make President Obama's Last NATO Summit His Toughest Ever". Time. Retrieved July 9, 2016.
  274. ^ Kelly, Nora (July 7, 2016). "President Obama: 'This Is an American Issue That We Should All Care About'". The Atlantic. Retrieved July 7, 2016.
  275. ^ "Obama to Pay 1st Visit to Spain During July Trip to Poland". Associated Press. June 6, 2016. Retrieved June 9, 2016 – via ABC News.
  276. ^ Sink, Justin (July 9, 2016). "Obama Plans Trip to Dallas After Cutting Short Travel in Spain". Bloomberg Politics. Retrieved July 9, 2016.
  277. ^ Schwab, Nikki (December 29, 2015). "Lame duck on world tour: Obama to fly abroad at least six times to 'secure' his legacy". Daily Mail. Retrieved January 1, 2016.
  278. ^ "New opportunities for US–Laos relations". East Asia Forum. February 16, 2015. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
  279. ^ Jaffe, Greg (September 28, 2016). "Obama will travel to Israel for Shimon Peres's funeral". The Washington Post. Retrieved September 29, 2016.
  280. ^ a b Rhodes, Ben. "The President Abroad: A Look Ahead at Greece, Germany, and Peru". Medium. A Medium Corporation. Retrieved November 16, 2016.
  281. ^ Lederman, Josh (November 16, 2016). "Obama urges nations not to give in to isolationist impulses". KWWL. Archived from the original on November 17, 2016.
  282. ^ Becatoros, Elena; Lederman, Josh (November 15, 2016). "Obama tours ancient Greek Acropolis". Associated Press. Retrieved November 16, 2016 – via The Seattle Times.
  283. ^ Summers, Chris (November 16, 2016). "'The only way forward is democracy... even though you don't always win!' Obama tries to look on the bright side in the wake of Trump's election victory as he gives a speech in the birthplace of democracy". The Daily Mail. Archived from the original on November 16, 2016.
  284. ^ "Statement by the Press Secretary on the President's Travel to Greece, Germany, and Peru". White House Office of the Press Secretary. October 25, 2016.
  285. ^ The Associated Press (November 20, 2016). "The Latest: Obama reporters separated from motorcade". KRIS-TV. Archived from the original on November 20, 2016.
  286. ^ "Obama does not foresee Trump making big changes in U.S. policy toward LatAm". Fox News Latino. November 19, 2016. Archived from the original on November 20, 2016.

External links[edit]