Obama's first visit to Israel

Published: Mar 21 2013 11:57:28 AM EDT

Barack Obama makes his first visit to Israel as president of the United States.

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President Barack Obama arrived in Israel on Wednesday in his first visit to the conflict-plagued Middle Eastern country.

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