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Discuss: Obama Postpones Indonesia, Australia Visit

US President Barack Obama speaks about the oil spill following the BP Deepwater Horizon accident in New Orleans, Louisiana, June 4, 2010. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

US President Barack Obama speaks about the oil spill following the BP Deepwater Horizon accident in New Orleans, Louisiana, June 4, 2010. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

President Barack Obama postponed his June trip to Indonesia and Australia, for a second time this year, due to an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

The president plans to reschedule a trip soon and to hold full bilateral meetings with Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on the margins of the upcoming G-20 meeting in Canada.

Join the discussion:

Is President Obama right to postpone his trip to Indonesia & Australia for a second time?