Obama stops in Canada to talk economy, war on first foreign trip
Published 02/19/2009, Associated Press
Barack Obama's first foreign trip as president - a down-to-business visit with an essential economic ally, Canada - is light on time but loaded with touchy matters. The world will watch today as Obama gets his first chance since taking office to command an audience abroad, let alone get an impression of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. The two have not met previously.Word count: 777
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