U.S. Election: An International View

While President Barack Obama won the votes of millions of Americans, he has failed to warm the hearts of some key world figures
Amid the post-election tumult in the United States, HuffPost World took a look at the explanations for Romney's loss cited
For more of the best reaction and news from our international editions, click here. And in the UK, writer Nick Purves observed
His administration now has a window to pursue talks with Iran, though campaigning for next year's Iranian presidential election
2012-11-05-HP_World_Graphic_300x70.pngJoy erupted Wednesday morning in Paris at the Young Democrats Abroad party in fancy Palais Maillot, as the young voters celebrated President Barack Obama's successful re-election bid.
But since that is rather unpractical, people are making do with cardboard cutouts of the winner. Everyone wants a piece of
2012-11-05-HP_World_Graphic_300x70.pngIt's a second chance more than a second term. This means that President Obama will need to make tough and thorough choices. Going forward also means acknowledging that the country and the world are at the crossroads.
People around the world closely followed the 2012 U.S. presidential election results Tuesday night, waiting to see who would
2012-11-05-HP_World_Graphic_300x70.pngAre we about to witness a case of the chickens come home to roost, and President Obama will say and do what he considers to be detrimental for Netanyahu's own reelection bid?
From Berlin to Beijing, world leaders scrambled to congratulate Barack Obama on his decisive win in the 2012 race to the
Front pages worldwide featured the Democrat's win on Wednesday, and international newspapers put their design skills to work
2012-11-05-HP_World_Graphic_300x70.pngBoth candidates showed determination to prevent a nuclear Iran, including by military action. Neither of them however, wondered publically whether the Iranian people, who have the most at stake in case of war, approve of Iran's leadership's policies?
But former Israeli ambassador to Washington, Sallai Meridor, suggested that Obama would not easily forget that Netanyahu
As the news of President Barack Obama's victory in the U.S. presidential election spread late Tuesday night, it also spread
Americans were not the only ones glued to their TV screens to watch the results of this year's presidential election. People
Four years ago when Barack Obama won the U.S. presidency, Turkey was captivated by the election of a man with Muslim heritage
2012-11-05-HP_World_Graphic_300x70.pngBarack Obama is the America that we, Europeans, would like to resemble: a country that is conscious of the fact that a people moves forward only with and because of those who have a vision.
The ad is a statement of fact – the President of the USA is black, and we’re saying he’s cool. We’re not saying he’s cool
As a European, I think it will always be better to deal with an American president that respects and understands the role of the State than with one that openly dismisses and scorns it.
2012-11-05-HP_World_Graphic_300x70.pngToday America is suffering, America is afraid, America is caught in the mimicry of its history, of its democracy; But the truth is, America has a fantastic capacity to face new challenges and to be born again out of its ashes.