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

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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.