Obama Nods to Greece as Birthplace of Democracy

Obama used the symbolic setting of Athens -- the birthplace of democracy -- to emphasize his points.
1:49 | 11/15/16

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I've always wanted to come agrees and I don't like this. Maybe this is part of my last. Trip overseas as president of the United States. I think we all over the world Lowell an enormous debt. To Greece and every repeated. So many of our ideas of democracy. So much about literature philosophy. And science. Can be traced back to rooms right here that us. Comptroller of the desired from on the television violence. Colorless period I got us. When someone horizontal thing is good. And beautiful on the outs but it also would have no hold on in this. In terms of character in terms of perverts. And I got us finds reversion pressured between. The Greek people own the American. The idea division result inspire her phone and pharmacists leveraged for democracy. Our revolutionary ideas on opens fire releases saw their own freedom. And Americans came here to help I'd like. For greenery and investments. It dawned Cold War. When president Truman committed the United States. To the defense rigs I believe it we must set us free people who were or are out there or better news. In their own way. Two business days and I'd say this is photographer. Friendship analyzed release. I'm personally very grateful to Myron meant and friends and we were American news. Sons. And daughters. In the in this room. It's every. Walk America.

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