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Obama calls for Suu Kyi’s release at ASEAN summit (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

U.S. President Barack Obama called for the release of Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi when he met the country’s prime minister at a meeting with other Southeast Asian leaders in Singapore on Sunday.

Obama Arrives to High Hopes at Asian Summit (International Herald Tribune)

President Obama arrived in Singapore Saturday for a meeting of Asian-Pacific countries seeking to ensure that the region remains tied to the United States.

Obama to discuss ‘balanced’ growth plan with APEC leaders (AFP via Yahoo! News)

US President Barack Obama said Thursday he would discuss the need for a “balanced” growth strategy with Asia-Pacific leaders at a weekend summit in Singapore in a bid to hasten economic recovery.

Obama embarks on debut Asia mission (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Barack Obama embarked Thursday on his first tour of Asia as US president, bound for Japan before later stops in Singapore, China and South Korea on a week-long trip.

Obama to make Asian debut tour next month (AFP via Yahoo! News)

US President Barack Obama will make his debut Asian tour next month, visiting Japan, Singapore, China and South Korea for a flurry of talks on pressing economic issues, trade and global security.

Obama’s coming Asian tour will exclude Indonesia (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama’s first Asian trip as president will include Japan, Singapore, China and South Korea, but not Indonesia, where he spent four years of his life.

Obama’s coming Asian tour will exclude Indonesia (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama’s first Asian trip as president will include Japan, Singapore, China and South Korea, but not Indonesia, where he spent four years of his life.

Obama to make Asian debut tour next month: White House (AFP via Yahoo! News)

US President Barack Obama will make his debut Asian tour next month, visiting Japan, Singapore, China and South Korea for a flurry of talks dominated by the economic crisis and global security.