Obama's insights on Merkel, Putin and other leaders in his new book

Part one of Barack Obama's presidential memoir: "A Promised Land," published on Tuesday reveals an introspective narrator who runs a self-critical eye over his 2008 campaign and the first few years of his administration. The 44th President...

Obama's insights on Merkel, Putin and other leaders in his new book
Part one of Barack Obama's presidential memoir: "A Promised Land," published on Tuesday reveals an introspective narrator who runs a self-critical eye over his 2008 campaign and the first few years of his administration. The 44th President is generous to allied leaders but also delivers sharp character sketches of those with whom he shared the world stage.