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ABC News – Germany Says Obama To Visit Berlin In June – 12 May 2013

Obama Austin.JPEGPresident Barack Obama will visit Berlin next month for talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel on his first visit to the German capital since taking office, her spokesman said Friday.

The visit comes a few days before the 50th anniversary on June 26 of President John F. Kennedy’s 1963 visit to Berlin, then a symbol of Europe’s Cold War division, where he famously said: “as a free man, I take pride in the words, ‘Ich bin ein Berliner.’ ” Continue reading