Politics Live: Obama’s Foreign Policy

By Lindsey Ellerson

Jan 27, 2009 6:22pm

President Barack Obama gave his first interview since taking the oath of office to Hisham Melhem of Al-Arabiya, a television network that serves the Arab world.

"My job to the Muslim world is to communicate that the Americans are not your enemy," Obama said on Monday evening during the interview.

The president’s choice for his first interview sends a message that U.S. policy is changing.  Tune into Tuesday’s edition of Politics Live for more analysis.

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