Obama Headlines Worldwide

Papers reveal 'great expectations' for America's next president
By Matt Cantor,  Newser User
Posted Jan 20, 2009 12:10 PM CST
The Guardian, UK.   (Newseum)
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(Newser) – The world was watching as Barack Obama took the oath of office. A sampling of headlines from around the globe:

  • National Post (Canada): The Ascension of Obama
  • Guardian (UK): Magical Spell That Will Open a New Obama Era
  • La Repubblica (Italy): America Celebrates Obama's Oath
  • Der Tagesspiegel (Germany): The World Looks on Obama
  • Primera Hora (Puerto Rico): Obama to the Rescue

  • Jamaica Observer (Jamaica): World Hopes on Obama
  • Au Fait (Morocco): Day 'O'
  • New Zealand Herald (New Zealand): Great Expectations
  • Jornal Do Brasil (Brazil): Obama: Reform Starts With the Economy
  • The Telegraph (India): Sleeves Rolled Up, Obama Acts Out Gandhi Ideal
  • Turkish Daily News (Turkey): America 10 Score and 33 Years Later
  • The Namibian (Namibia): A Monumental Moment