Obama visit - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Obama visit


Obama puts Kilimanjaro, safari on post-presidency bucket list

Jul 26, 2015 - 9:48 PM

The US president wants to climb Mount Kilimanjaro and visit Lamu island in Kenya after his term ends

WHILE IN KENYA. During a business summit on July 25, 2015, US President Barack Obama hails Africa as 'one of the fastest growing regions in the world'. File photo by Saul Loeb/Pool/AFP

Obama to visit Ethiopia, African Union in July

Jun 20, 2015 - 7:28 AM

US President Barack Obama s trip to Addis Ababa will come directly after an already announced trip to Kenya his first as president to his father s homeland

VISITING ETHIOPIA. US President Barack Obama, the first American chief executive with an African parent, is set to visit Ethiopia in July. File photo by Saul Loeb/Pool/AFP

#TalkThursday: What does PH gain from defense deal?

May 02, 2014 - 12:03 PM

Rappler talks to Defense Undersecretary Pio Lorenzo Batino on what the country gains in the EDCA deal

Rappler Newscast | May 1, 2014

May 01, 2014 - 8:22 PM

Former Senator Saguisag hits lack of transparency in the defense deal | President Aquino warns Filipinos choose your next leader well | Families fear bodies in the ferry may never be recovered

#TalkThursday with Rene Saguisag: PH-US military deal unconstitutional?

May 01, 2014 - 4:34 PM

Rappler talks to former Senator Rene Saguisag on the constitutionality of the rushed PH US deal

#DearObama: Goodbye, Mr President

Apr 30, 2014 - 2:47 PM

As I write this you are halfway home Please do not forget the promises you made to my countrymen

Barack Obama is a-coming

Apr 26, 2014 - 8:00 AM

President Aquino would be wise to study the accomplishments his guest the US president has achieved and maybe take some cues in creating for his administration a legacy which we can be proud of

John L. Silva

Obama's visit and the 'toxic' legacy of US bases

Apr 24, 2014 - 5:40 PM

The case of Tubbataha is as much a problem of any Filipino citizen as it is for the thousands of grassroots folks who were directly affected by the damage caused by US Navy ship to Tubbataha

Obama to spend Day 2 of PH visit with Filipino soldiers

Apr 24, 2014 - 5:06 PM

Malacañang says defense is the top agenda of Obama s visit next week April 28 29

PH-US defense deal constitutional, not for Obama visit

Apr 12, 2014 - 4:58 PM

Malacañang says the Enhanced Defense Cooperation is not being rushed for the visit of US President Barack Obama

READY: Philippines and US panels conclude 8th round of talks on enhanced defense cooperation. DND Photo

Obama: We've made real progress

Nov 03, 2012 - 2:06 PM

President Obama says he s running for re election because the fight goes on