Obama heads home after 4-country Asia swing overshadowed by tensions between Russia, Ukraine

  • Article by: DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 29, 2014 - 7:00 AM

MANILA, Philippines — President Barack Obama ended a four-country swing through Asia and headed for home Tuesday, still confronting the challenge of how to deal with Russia's threatening moves toward Ukraine. The issue overshadowed an Obama tour that was meant to reassure anxious allies in the orbit of a rising China that the U.S. will always be there to defend them.

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