In Photos: The US president’s trip to Jamaica and Panama- April 2015

UPDATED with Panama Pictures:

See the following photos plus others taken in Panama at the Summit of the Americas as well:

https://medium.com/@WhiteHouse/in-photos-the-president-s-trip-to-jamaica-and-panama-857d694df758

In Photos: The US president’s trip to Jamaica
Published on April 15, 2015

WASHINGTON, USA — Last week, US President Barack Obama headed to Kingston, Jamaica, for bilateral meetings with Jamaican Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller, a town hall meeting with the Young Leaders of the Americas and a summit with heads of government from the Caribbean Community (CARICOM).The White House Blog has released a series of photos of the president’s visit:01_jamaica.jpg

President Barack Obama meets with Rep. Yvette Clarke, D-NY, aboard Air Force One en route to Kingston, Jamaica, April 8, 2015. Rep. Clarke is the child of Jamaican immigrant parents. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller of Jamaica and Sir Patrick Allen, Governor-General, greet President Obama upon arrival in Kingston, Jamaica. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)03_jamaica.jpg
Marine One arrives at the Park Camp landing zone. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)04_jamaica.jpg
The President delivers remarks during a US Embassy meet and greet. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)05_jamaica.jpg
The President greets the daughter of an embassy worker. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)06_jamaica.jpg
The President looks at memorabilia at the Bob Marley Museum during a tour with Natasha Clark. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)07_jamaica.jpg
The President’s welcoming inscription at Jamaica House before his meeting with the Prime Minister. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon)

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President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller deliver statements to the press at Jamaica House. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon)

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President Barack Obama joins the 14 leaders and Secretary General from the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) for a group photo at the University of the West Indies. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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President Obama delivers remarks during a “Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative” town hall at the University of the West Indies. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon)

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Audience members raise their hand in hopes of being chosen to ask a question at the town hall. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon)

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The President greets audience members following the town hall. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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Backstage, the President mimics the victory pose with Usain Bolt, the fastest runner in the world. Bolt, the Jamaican sprinter, attended the town hall. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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Jamaicans wave at the passing motorcade. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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President Obama and Marine Corps military aide Steven Schreiber participate in a wreath laying ceremony at National Heroes Park in Kingston. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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President Obama lays the wreath. (Official White House Photo by Amanda Lucidon)

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The President waves goodbye from Air Force One en route to Panama. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Read more about Obama in Jamaica on the St. Stanislaus College blog. Here is the link:

http://stanislauscollege.blogspot.com/2015/04/obama-in-jamaica.html?

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