Barack Obama took office as the first African American president of the United States of America in January 2009. Take a look at DW's content on the main issues related to Obama.
Barack Obama is the 44th president of the US. After a four-year term, he was re-elected in 2012. In 2009, the same year that he took office, he received the Nobel Peace Prize. DW has covered Obama's election campaigns and the main issues related to his presidency at home and abroad, this page compiles our most recent content related to him.
Donald Trump's presidency is ushering in an air of expectation in NATO member Turkey. Despite Trump's controversial rhetoric with calls for an embargo on Muslim visitors from seven countries, Ankara is looking to the new US president for a resetting of bilateral relations, which became severely strained under his predecessor, Barack Obama. Dorian Jones reports from Istanbul
US President Trump is expected to sign an executive order reinstating secret CIA "black sites." In an interview, Trump said waterboarding and other interrogation techniques used in the facilities "absolutely" worked.