US President Barack Obama has the final engagement of his Middle East tour today - a visit to the archaeological remains of Petra in Jordan.
Associated Press correspondent Julie Pace tweeted a photograph of the presidential helicopter en route:
Overcast skies be damned, Obama is making the hour-long chopper ride to Petra
President Barack Obama set aside Middle East politics today to marvel at the beauty of the ancient archaeological city of Petra.
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