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Barack Obama

Obama warns against complacency over Biden poll lead

Former US president Barack Obama excoriated Donald Trump and warned on Wednesday against complacency despite favorable opinion polls during his first public rally in support of Democratic challenger ...

Former US president Barack Obama addresses a townhall talk to discuss, among others, the future of Europe with young people on 6 April, 2019 in Berlin.

US civil rights pioneer congressman John Lewis dies

The Republican majority leader of the US Senate, Mitch McConnell, said Lewis had a place "among the giants of American history" even before he was elected to Congress, noting his rise from a family ...

In this file photo taken on 7 March 2015 (L-R) US president Barack Obama holds hands with US Representative John Lewis, Democrat of Georgia, alongside former US president George W Bush during an event marking the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery civil rights marches at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama

US top court blocks Trump bid to end Obama’s 'Dreamers' immigrant programme

The US Supreme Court on Thursday dealt president Donald Trump a major setback on his hardline immigration policies, blocking his bid to end a program that protects from deportation hundreds of ...

Donald Trump and Barack Obama

Leaders aren't even pretending to be in charge: Obama

Former US president Barack Obama on Saturday criticized the response to the COVID-19 pandemic ravaging America, in what was widely regarded as a rare public rebuke of his successor Donald Trump

Former US president Barack Obama

Trump keeps raising 'Obamagate.' What's that?

Trump's retweets that day suggested that what he calls Obamagate, a play on the word Watergate, a Nixon presidency scandal, centers largely on an FBI investigation into Russian interference in the ...

US president Barack Obama meets with president-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on 10 November 2016

Obama describes Trump handling of virus as chaotic

Former US president Barack Obama described president Donald Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic as "chaotic" in a conference call with former members of his administration, a source said on ...

Former US president Barack Obama addresses a townhall talk to discuss, among others, the future of Europe with young people on 6 April, 2019 in Berlin.

Obamas' film wins best documentary Oscar

'American Factory', a documentary produced by Barack and Michelle Obama for Netflix about a manufacturing plant in the US Midwest reopened by a Chinese billionaire, won the Oscar for best documentary ...

Obamas' film wins best documentary Oscar

US-Iran relations from 1953 coup to 2020 commander killing

Iran promised harsh revenge after a US air strike in Baghdad on Friday killed Qassem Soleimani, commander of Iran’s elite Quds Force and architect of its growing military influence in the ...

US-Iran relations from 1953 coup to 2020 commander killing

US opposition pushes 'world trade's supreme court' to brink of collapse

The World Trade Organization's capacity to settle international disputes, a core function throughout the body's 25-year history, is on the brink of collapse following relentless US opposition.The ...

US opposition pushes 'world trade's supreme court' to brink of collapse

US top court to examine Obama’s 'Dreamers' program for illegal migrants

The US Supreme Court hears arguments Tuesday on the fate of the "Dreamers," an estimated 700,000 people brought to the country illegally as children but allowed to stay and work under a program ...

US top court to examine Obama’s 'Dreamers' program for illegal migrants
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