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2008-07-27 12:00:14

By Dan Balz The Washington Post LONDON -- By almost every measure, Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama's overseas tour that concluded here Saturday was a clear success, with meticulously planned and deftly executed events designed to beam back images to the United States of a politician comfortable on the world stage.

2008-07-26 15:00:03

LONDON _ Heading home from an overseas trip aimed at strengthening his foreign policy credentials, Sen.

2008-07-26 09:00:25

By DAVID ESPO By David Espo The Associated Press PARIS Democratic Sen. Barack Obama, nearing the end of a fast-paced international campaign trip, warned Iran on Friday, "don't wait for the next president" to take office before yielding to Western demands to dismantle its nuclear weapons program.

2008-07-25 21:00:01

Presumptive Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Barack Obama fired back Friday after an attack by his GOP rival on Iraq war policy. Sen.

2008-07-25 18:00:28

PARIS _ Sen. Barack Obama and French President Nicolas Sarkozy staged a joint press conference in Paris Friday that was more like a romantic comedy, with Sarkozy's enthusiasm for the Democratic presidential candidate starkly evident amid many amusing moments.

2008-07-25 18:00:14

Mideast peace talks, Iran's nuclear ambitions and climate change were discussed Friday by French President Nicolas Sarkozy and U.S. Sen. Barack Obama in Paris. I want to say there's a tremendous convergence of views, Sarkozy said during a joint news conference through an interpreter.

2008-07-25 12:00:03

By Jeff Zeleny and Nicholas Kulish Senator Barack Obama stood before a sprawling sea of people here Thursday evening and issued a trans-Atlantic call for cooperation, imploring America and Europe to bridge differences and rekindle old alliances to restore global stability and security and join forces to confront existing and unforeseen threats.

2008-07-25 09:00:41

By DAVID ESPO By David Espo and David Rising The Associated Press BERLIN Cheered by an enormous international crowd, Democratic presidential contender Barack Obama on Thursday summoned Europeans and Americans together to "defeat terror and dry up the well of extremism that supports it" as surely as they conquered communism a generation ago.

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