Obama Says US Engagement With Asia Will Endure

Obama says US engagement with Asia will endure

VIENTIANE, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -6th Sept,2016) - Barack Obama, on his final visit to Asia as US president, insisted Tuesday renewed American engagement with the region would endure after he left the White House.

"America's interests in the Asia-Pacific is not new. It's not a passing fad. It reflects fundamental national interests," Obama said in a speech in the Lao capital of Vientiane.