Published on 17 Nov 2016 Sections , ,

President Obama visits Europe for the last time

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

It’s his “farewell tour” of Europe. But Barack Obama was keen to use his last appearance alongside the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, to put down a marker for his successor, warning Donald Trump to be ready to stand up to Russia if needed. Speaking in Berlin, the President said that Mrs Merkel had been his closest international partner during their years in office.

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