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Obama Trip to Asia Light on Tourism for a Presidential Jaunt

When Obama heads overseas Saturday for a power round of diplomacy in Turkey, the Philippines and Malaysia, he'll experience the beauty of the Turkish Riviera and bustle of Southeast Asian capitals largely from the inside of heavily secured hotels and convention centers. Obama's schedule on the nine-day trip shows little room for the light sightseeing or “cultural stops,” typically the hallmark of presidential travel. There appears to be no visit through the Roman ruins at Aspendos...

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