U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech to the African Union, July 28, 2015, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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After delivering remarks, Obama is now on his way back to Washington after making first visit by a US president to African Union's headquarters in Ethiopia
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While hailing Ethiopia’s role in fighting terrorism in East Africa, U.S. President Barack Obama also urged the country’s leaders to protect human rights and ensure good governance. VOA White House Correspondent Aru Pande has more from Addis Ababa on the president’s talks with the Ethiopian prime minister in Addis Ababa.
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