Posts Tagged ‘Barack Obama’

Obama ends young migrant deportations

Saturday, June 16, 2012 Comments off



Photo: EPA    

US President Barack Obama has announced an immediate end to the deportation of illegal immigrants who came to the US as children, describing the move as “the right thing to do”. Read more…

US – Obama leads Romney by 7%

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 Comments off

Barack Obama has secured a seven-percent lead over Republican candidate Mitt Romney.

Experts say that Obama’s good performance is due to gradual improvements in the US economy and a growing support from independent voters who don’t belong to either Democrats, or Republicans. Read more…

Obama asks China to block N.Korea’s launch

Monday, March 26, 2012 Comments off


US President Barack Obama has asked Chinese President Hu Jintao to use his country’s influence over North Korea to try to stop it from launching a satellite next month.

Obama met with Hu in Seoul on Monday ahead of the Nuclear Security Summit. Read more…

Obama: N.Korean launch jeopardizes food deal – NHK

Monday, March 26, 2012 Comments off

US President Barack Obama has warned that North Korea’s plan to launch a rocket carrying a satellite would jeopardize a deal to resume US food aid to the North. Read more…

Time still left to solve Iranian problem peacefully – Obama

Monday, March 26, 2012 Comments off

US President Barack Obama believes that the conflict over Iran’s nuclear program still may be settled peacefully, although very little time is left for that.

Mr. Obama said this after his meeting with Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan in Seoul on Sunday. Read more…

Obama arrives in Seoul for nuclear summit

Sunday, March 25, 2012 Comments off

US President Barack Obama has arrived in South Korea to attend a nuclear security summit that begins on Monday.

His plane touched down at a US air force base outside the capital Seoul on Sunday morning. The security summit is based on Obama’s proposal to discuss measures against nuclear terrorism. Read more…

CUBA:US would be better off with robot President – Castro

Tuesday, January 10, 2012 Comments off


Fidel Castro. Photo: EPA  

Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro said Monday that a “robot” would be better in the White House than President Barack Obama – or any of the Republicans candidates in the 2012 election race, AFP reports from Havana. Read more…

Venezuela:Chavez brands “ridiculous” U.S. demands to limit contacts with Iran

Monday, January 9, 2012 Comments off


Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. Photo: AFP

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has called “ridiculous” U.S. demands to limit contacts with Iran. He said this on Sunday, speaking on “Hello President,” a program mandatorily broadcast on all TV and radio stations of the South American country. Read more…

Canberra:Obama outlines US agenda in Asia-Pacific region

Thursday, November 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 17,2011

US President Barack Obama is to outline his country’s new strategy toward Asia in a speech to Australia’s parliament on Thursday.

Read more…

Honolulu:Noda informs Obama of his decision on TPP talks

Sunday, November 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 13,2011

Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda has conveyed to the US president Japan’s intention to begin consultations with member countries of Trans-Pacific Partnership toward joining negotiations on the free-trade framework. Read more…