BERLIN (Reuters) - President Barack Obama defended U.S. anti-terrorism tactics on a visit to Berlin on Wednesday, telling wary Germans Washington was not spying on the emails of ordinary citizens and promising to step up efforts to close the Guantanamo Bay prison. Full story
BERLIN (Reuters) - The need to balance budgets should not distract from the ultimate goal of economic policy, namely improving people's lives, U.S. President Barack Obama said on Wednesday in what appeared to be a dig at German Chancellor Angela Merkel's focus on austerity. Full story
In 2008, then-Senator Obama visited Germany, meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel and speaking to the roughly 200,000 that gathered to hear him speak. Random House's Jon Meacham joins a conversation on what's changed for the president in Europe since 2008 and on JFK's Berlin speech in 1963.
NBC’s Chuck Todd reports on the foreign policy speech that was somewhat eclipsed by German sensitivity to the NSA surveillance controversy.
The Daily Rundown's Chuck Todd joins guest host Peter Alexander from Sligo, Ireland to talk about President Barack Obama’s upcoming trip to Berlin, Germany and the relationship between Germany and the U.S.
Three topless protesters, members of the women’s rights group Femen, disrupt a visit between Russia’s Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and German chancellor Angela Merkel at a trade fair in Hanover.
The Gaggle talks about immigration and gives their shameless plugs.
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel chat during at the Chralottenburg Castle in Berlin June 19, 2013. U.S. President Barack Obama offered a new twist on Wednesday to John F. Kennedy's historic 1963 call for liberty -- "Ich bin ein Berliner" -- by saying other oppres
Guests listen as U.S. President Barack Obama gives a speech during a dinner hosted in his honour by German Chancellor Angela Merkel at Charlottenburg Castle in Berlin June 19, 2013, in this picture handout provided by BPA. Obama offered a new twist on Wednesday to John F. Kennedy's historic 1963 cal
Guests listen as German Chancellor Angela Merkel gives a speech during a dinner for U.S. President Barack Obama at Charlottenburg Castle in Berlin June 19, 2013, in this picture handout provided by BPA. Obama offered a new twist on Wednesday to John F. Kennedy's historic 1963 call for liberty -- "Ic
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a dinner held in honour of the Obamas at Schloss Charlottenburg in Berlin June 19, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (GERMANY - Tags: POLITICS)