WASHINGTON, DC: U.S. President Barack Obama hosts an Easter Prayer Breakfast in the East Room of the White House. The president flies to Jamaica and Panama later this week for meetings with regional leaders.
WASHINGTON, DC: U.S. President Barack Obama hosts an Easter Prayer Breakfast in the East Room of the White House. The president flies to Jamaica and Panama later this week for meetings with regional leaders. Chip Somodevilla Getty Images
WASHINGTON, DC: U.S. President Barack Obama hosts an Easter Prayer Breakfast in the East Room of the White House. The president flies to Jamaica and Panama later this week for meetings with regional leaders. Chip Somodevilla Getty Images

Obama defends his ‘doctrine’ — getting closer to Cuba and Iran

April 07, 2015 07:53 PM

UPDATED April 07, 2015 09:34 PM

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