President Obama Makes Historic Visit to Myanmar

Obama is the first sitting U.S. president to visit the once-repressive country.
3:00 | 11/19/12

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breaking news overnight, president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton making history, visiting a nation we know little about. The once prosive and secretive country of myanmar. There was an emotional moment, as they met a peace activist who sacrificed 15 years of her life being held prisoner to fight for her country's freedom. Abc's reena ninan was there. Reporter: Good morning, josh, president obama called it democracy, saying that the country will be receiving $170 million in aid over the next few years. There was an emotional moment when president obama and secretary of state clinton arrived. The two women embraced as friends who had another each other for a very long time. This was president obama's first visit to myanmar. He says he's not staying on for a second term.

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