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15

Diplomat In Chief

The Handshake

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President Barack Obama shakes hands with Cuba’s President Raul Castro

President Castro blocks out reporters’ questions

Barack Obama, Raul Castro

 President Obama holds a news conference at the conclusion of the Summit of the Americas in Panama City

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President Obama meets with Brazilian President, Dilma Rousseff

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PM of Antigua and Barbuda Browne, Argentina's President Fernandez, U.S President Obama,  Grenada's PM Mitchell and Uruguay's President Vazquez wave during the family photo of the VII Summit of the Americas in Panama City

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda Gaston Browne (front L), Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (front R), U.S President Barack Obama (back L), Grenada’s Prime Minister Keith Mitchell (second row R) and Uruguay’s President Tabare Vazquez (top R) wave during the family photo of the VII Summit of the Americas in Panama City

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Correa smiles as he listens to remarks by Obama during the first plenary session of the Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama

Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa smiles as he listens to remarks by President Barack Obama during the first plenary session of the Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama

Obama, flanked by Rice, pauses during remarks at the first plenary session of the Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama

President Obama, flanked by National Security Advisor Susan Rice, gives remarks at the first plenary session of the Summit of the Americas

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With Secretary John Kerry

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Homeward bound

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Apr
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Chat On

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Apr
15

President Obama’s Press Conference, Panama

6:20 EDT: President Obama Holds in a Press Conference, Panama

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Apr
15

Meeting Up

@Stcrow: President Castro – ignoring questions from shouting reporters – and President Obama meeting at #SummitoftheAmericas

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Apr
15

Chat Away

Methinks he’s an Obot 🙂 See ya later!

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Apr
15

Rise and Shine

On This Day: The First Lady takes a ‘selfie’ with Bo, the Obama family dog, for National Geographic, April 11, 2013 (Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

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Today (all times EST)

9:0: The President participates in a Summit of the Americas plenary session, ATLAPA Convention Center, Panama City

11:05: Takes an official family photo

11:30: Participates in a leaders retreat

3:0: Participates in a second Summit of the Americas plenary session

5:50: Participates in a press conference

7:20: Departs Panama en route Washington, DC

EDT

1:0 AM: Arrives Joint Base Andrews

1:15: Arrives the White House

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@petesouza: President Obama walks across Panama Canal Miraflores Locks

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On This Day

President Obama listens during a meeting with Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel at Blair House in Washington, D.C., before a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of India, April, 11, 2010 (Photo by Pete Souza)

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President Obama meets with Director of Speechwriting Jon Favreau on the Colonnade outside the Oval Office, April 11, 2011 (Photo by Pete Souza)

President Obama returns to the Oval Office through the Rose Garden after surprising students from Altona Middle School in Longmont, Colo., during their White House tour, April 11, 2011. President Obama received a letter from the mother of an Altona student who worried that her son’s trip to Washington, D.C., would be canceled if there was a government shutdown (Photo by Pete Souza)

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First Lady Michelle Obama participates in an interview with Stephen Colbert during a taping of “The Colbert Report,” at the Colbert Report Studio in New York, N.Y., April 11, 2012 (Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

Sherman and Tammie Gillums look at their pictures with First Lady Michelle Obama as Mrs. Obama continues to greets guests at the Joining Forces Community Challenge event on the South Lawn of the White House, April 11, 2012 (Photo by Sonya N. Hebert)

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President Obama holds Chaplain (Captain) Emil Kapaun’s Easter stole in the Oval Office during a greet with Kapaun’s family in the Oval Office, April 11, 2013. The President and First Lady Michelle Obama met with members of Chaplain Kapaun’s family before awarding him the Medal of Honor posthumously during a ceremony in the East Room (Photo by Pete Souza)

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President Obama talks on the phone with Nicole Hockley and families of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Newtown, Conn., in the Oval Office, April 11, 2013 (Photo by Pete Souza)

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First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden speak with former First Lady Rosalynn Carter and former Senator Elizabeth Dole, left, in the Blue Room after a Joining Forces program for military and veteran caregivers in the East Room of the White House, April 11, 2014 (Photo by Amanda Lucidon)

President Obama, with Vice President Joe Biden, announces Sylvia Mathews Burwell, right, as his nominee to succeed Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, in the Rose Garden of the White House, April 11, 2014 (Photo by Pete Souza)

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama step from Air Force One, Friday, April 11, 2014, at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, as they travel to the Al Sharpton’s National Action Network’s 16th Annual Convention

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MoooOOOooorning!

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Apr
15

Early Bird Chat

On This Day: President Obama reaches down to 6-month-old Sabina Johnson, from Beaumont, Texas, who was visiting the Oval Office with her uncle, Elbek Elibaev, for his Make-A-Wish visit at the White House, April 11, 2014 (Photo by Pete Souza)

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MoooOOOooorning!




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