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  1. White House Notebook: Third term? Obama says no thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he arrives to deliver a speech to the African Union, Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. On the final day of his African trip, Obama is focusing on economic opportunities and African security.

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  2. Africa Can't Let Old Traditions Stand in the Way of Progress, Warns ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | TIME.com

    United States President Barack Obama wrapped up his four-day visit to Africa on Tuesday July 28 with a rousing address to the African Union, at its headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Calling for the empowerment of African youth and women, for an end to the "cancer of corruption" and greater economic ties between Africa and America, Obama told the 54-nation body that "It is long past time to put aside old stereotypes of an Africa forever mired in poverty and conflict."

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  3. Obama gets first-hand look at African food productionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    Donning a USAID cap, U.S. President Barack Obama tours Faffa Foods factory during his visit to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and says with ''a little bit of help, they can make huge improvements.' ' Rough Cut .

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  4. Obama concluding historic trip with African Union addressRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... h countries. Obama is scheduled to arrive back in Washington early Wednesday. President Obama and Prime Minister of Ethiopia Hailemariam Desalegn attend a welcoming ceremony in Addis Ababa on July 27, 2015.

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  5. Obama says yet to hear good argument against Iran nuclear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTAX-AM Springfield

    U.S. President Barack Obama said he was yet to hear a strong factual argument against a nuclear deal with Iran and criticized rhetoric about the agreement from some leading members of the Republican party. Obama, speaking in Ethiopia during a tour of African nations, said the majority of the world's nuclear scientists and non-proliferation experts backed the July 14 accord, indicating it was the best way to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons.

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  6. Obama Meets Ancient 'Ancestor' Lucy in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Dr. Zeresenay Alemseged Lemseged , of the California Academy of Sciences, directs U.S. President Barack Obama to touch a fossilized vertebra of Lucy, an early human, before a State Dinner at the National Palace in Addis Ababa, July 28, 2015. On Monday, he met an ancestor of an altogether different kind: "Lucy," the 3.2 million-year-old partial skeleton of a hominid discovered in Ethiopia.

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  7. Barack Obama vows to help Ethiopia as its partnerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | India.com

    Addis Ababa, July 28: Pledging stronger ties with Ethiopia, US President Barack Obama has promised to help the second most populous country in Africa as its "friend and partner". Obama, who is on a two-day visit to Ethiopia, will on Tuesday address the African Union.

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  8. Obama Sows Seeds of Nutrition in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Voice of America

    VOA's Anita Powell reports from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to the Faffa Foods plant. During his visit to Ethiopia, U.S. President Barack Obama took the time Tuesday to meet with Ethiopians who have benefited from U.S. development initiatives.

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  9. Obama: 'I Think If I Ran Again I Could Win'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Contact Studio: 1-855-212-4CBS Email: CNKinard@cbs.com Address 4200 Parliament Place Lanham, MD [] ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (CBS News/CBSDC/AP) - President Barack Obama highlighted his administration's efforts to combat hunger worldwide on Tuesday and ...

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  10. Obama to Focus on Economy, Rights in Historic African Union AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News Max

    Barack Obama arrived at African Union headquarters Tuesday, where he will become the first U.S. president to address the 54-member continental bloc, at the end of a tour focused on corruption, rights and security. AU Commission chief Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma hailed the "historic visit" as a "concrete step to broaden and deepen the relationship between the AU and the U.S." Obama's address to the AU in the Ethiopia capital Addis Ababa is at its gleaming Chinese-built headquarters - a symbol of Beijing's growing influence in the region.

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  11. VIDEO: 'Nobody should be president for life'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BBC News

    US President Barack Obama has warned that Africa could not advance if its leaders refused to step down when their terms ended. Mr Obama made the comments in the first ever address by a US leader to the 54-member AU at its headquarters in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.

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  12. S. Sudan should face extra pressure if it misses peace deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... to sending in a "regional intervention force," a U.S. official told reporters after the meeting. Obama, in Ethiopia on a two-nation Africa tour, convened the talks in Addis Ababa to discuss the conflict raging between President Salva Kiir's ...

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  13. President Obama'S visit is a symbol of a great friendship - Tuesday, 28 July 2015 10:38Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 28 July, 2015 - Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn described President Barack Obama's visit to Ethiopia as a symbol of great friendship of the two countries. On the occasion of State dinner invitation to President Obama and his delegation at the National Palace, Prime Minister Hailemariam stated that that President Obama visit will create a new phase to enhance the firm relations of the two countries.

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  14. Ethiopia, USA agrees to bolster bilateral relations - Monday, 27 July 2015 15:12Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 27 July, 2015 - Ethiopia and the USA have agreed to bolster the long standing bilateral relations in various sectors. During the Joint press conference of President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, explained that the have discussed and reached at an agreement to bolster their bilateral relations.

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  15. Ethiopia: Obama Lauds Ethiopia Over Fight Against Al-ShababRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Its troops had played a key role in weakening the al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab group in Somalia, Mr Obama said. He was speaking after talks with Ethiopia's PM Hailemariam Desalegn, during the first ever visit by a US president to the East African state.

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  16. Ethiopia: Union to Double US Coffee ExportRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... co-financed the purchase of "washing" machines for the beans and will enable them to double their production. USAID Ethiopia Mission Director Dennis Weller said on his part, that Senators and Congressmen came to visit the developmental endeavours in ...

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  17. Ethiopia: US Assistance to EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Ethio-US relations were established in 1903 when the first US ambassador arrived in Addis Ababa to present his credentials to the Emperor Menelik II. In 1957, then U.S. Vice President Richard Nixon visited Ethiopia and called it "one of the United States' most stalwart and consistent allies".

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  18. Obama warns of more South Sudan sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    US President Barack Obama holds a meeting on South Sudan and counterterrorism issues with African heads of state at his hotel in Addis Ababa yesterday. Pictured at the table , are: Obama, US Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Donald Booth, Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, African Union Chairperson Dlamini Zuma, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Sudan's Minister of Foreign Affairs Ibrahim Ghandour, Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta and US National Security Advisor Susan Rice.

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  19. Ethiopians hope Obama buzz will boost nation's growthRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    As weavers in the Shiro Meda textile market work busily at their traditional looms, this ancient city is changing fast around them. Ethiopians hope Obama buzz will boost nation's growth ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - As weavers in the Shiro Meda textile market work busily at their traditional looms, this ancient city is changing fast around them.

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  20. Obama to wrap Africa trip with speech to African UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    President Barack Obama speaks during a joint news conference with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Monday, July 27, 2015, at the National Palace in Addis Ababa. Obama is the first sitting U.S. president to visit Ethiopia.

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