In Pictures: Barack Obama arrives in Tel Aviv

President Barack Obama has arrived in Israel for a three-day visit. Credit: EBU
He will also visit the West Bank and travel to Jordan on Friday. Credit: EBU
The President of Israel Shimon Peres greeted Obama in Tel Aviv. Credit: EBU


Obama turns tourist in Petra

US President Barack Obama took time out of his diplomatic trip of the Middle East to marvel at the ancient city of Petra. His 24-hour visit to Jordan marked the end of his four-day visit to the region.