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Thu Nov 8, 2012, 04:34 PM

Obama to visit Myanmar (Burma), Cambodia, Thailand

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Source: AP

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Less than two weeks after his re-election, President Barack Obama will become the first U.S. president to visit the once pariah nation of Myanmar, drawing attention to the country's shift to democracy and highlighting what his administration regards as a marquee foreign policy achievement.

Obama will also travel to Cambodia, a first for a U.S. president as well, and to Thailand during the Nov. 17-20 trip. In Cambodia, the president will attend the East Asia summit in Phnom Penh and meet with leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 04:41 PM

1. you watch

with this election of his plate, Obama will SOAR

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Thu Nov 8, 2012, 06:11 PM

2. Good to see they keep working on Burma

hope he pays Suu Kyi a visit while he's there.

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Fri Nov 9, 2012, 05:01 PM

3. Kick! n/t

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