U.S. PRESIDENT LAUNCHES EUROPEAN TOUR

PanARMENIAN.Net
31.03.2009 21:27 GMT+04:00

/PanARMENIAN.Net/ U.S. President Barack Obama leaves Tuesday on his
first visit to Europe as president.

He will travel first to London for a summit of the G-20 industrialized
and developing nations, which will focus on the global economic crisis.

White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said Saturday that the President
and the United States are going to listen in London, as well as lead.

Mr. Obama also has plans to meet on the sidelines of the summit with
a host of world leaders, including the British and Indian prime
ministers, the presidents of China and Russia, and the king of
Saudi Arabia.