Obama's first presidential stop in Spain turns hurried

U.S. President Barack Obama waves next to Spain's King Felipe as he arrives at the Torrejon military air base in Madrid, Spain Saturday, July 9, 2016. On what is expected to be his last presidential visit to Europe, Obama is visiting Madrid for his first presidential visit to Spain. (AP Photo/Paul White)MADRID (AP) — It took the White House more than seven years to lock in Spain on President Barack Obama’s foreign travel schedule. But events beyond Obama’s control have turned his first and only visit to Spain, the largest European country that had yet to welcome the president, into a rushed one.

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