Obama And Aquino At The Presidential Palace

Obama And Aquino At The Presidential Palace

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U.S. president Barack Obama signs the palace guestbook as Benigno Aquino, the Philippine president, looks on at the presidential palace in Manila, on April 28, 2014. Obama, in a joint press conference yesterday with Aquino, said the U.S. welcomes “China’s peaceful rise.”