After Trump shock, Obama heads to Athens to talk democracy

US President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland as he heads to Athens, the first stop on his final foreign trip, on November 14, 2016US President Barack Obama will arrive in Athens on Tuesday, the first stop on a final foreign trip that will aim to reassure worried Europeans following Donald Trump’s surprise presidential election victory. During a press conference in Washington on Monday, Obama tried to reassure worried allies, stressing that dismantling or unravelling such agreements was not easy. After travelling to Greece, Obama will head to Germany to meet Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and British and Italian prime ministers Theresa May and Matteo Renzi.

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