U.S. President Obama greets Turkey's PM Erdogan after addressing Turkish Grand National Assembly Complex in Ankara

U.S. President Obama greets Turkey
U.S. President Barack Obama greets Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan after addressing the Turkish Grand National Assembly Complex in Ankara, April 6, 2009. Obama's visit on the last leg of an eight-day trip that marks his debut as president on the world stage, is a recognition of the secular but predominantly Muslim country's growing clout and Washington's desire for its help to solve confrontations and conflicts from Iran to Afghanistan. REUTERS/Jim Young (TURKEY POLITICS)