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Obama offering Japan security, economic assurances

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TOKYO — President Barack Obama is seeking to reassure Japanese leaders Thursday that he can deliver on his security and economic pledges to Asia even as the crisis in Ukraine demands U.S. attention and resources elsewhere. The ominous standoff between Ukraine and Russia is threatening to overshadow Obama’s four-country Asia swing that began Wednesday. He may decide during the trip whether to levy new economic sanctions on Moscow, a step that would signal the failure ...

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April 24, 2014
4:41 p.m.

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More empty promises from our Commander-In-Chief. What story will he tell tomorrow?