Live blog: Obama visits Israel

Live coverage of President Barack Obama's visit to Israel.

March 19, 2013 17:15
Obama and Netanyahu pose with IDF personnel

Obama and Netanyahu pose with IDF personnel 370. (photo credit: GPO)


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Welcome to The Jerusalem Post's live coverage of US President Barack Obama's trip to Israel. The visit marks Obama's first visit to the Jewish state as sitting US president. Joined by an entourage of some 600 people, Obama will spend three days traveling throughout Israel and the Palestinian territories.

Here, we will provide you with real-time updates, commentary and analysis from our reporters and photographers covering the historic visit.

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