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Coachella - Obama, Asian Summit


Last updated 12/23/2015 at 3:48pm

President Barack Obama will host a summit of leaders from Southeast Asian nations, at the Sunnylands Resort in Rancho Mirage on Feb. 15 and 16.

The summit is the product of an invitation Obama extended during a stop in Malaysia last month, according to a White House official. which will see leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) travelling to the Coachella Valley.

“The president is pleased the leaders have accepted his invitation to gather at Sunnylands,” National Security Council spokesman Myles Caggins told the Washington Post.

The president and his family, are regular visitors to the Coachella Valley with Sunnylands Resort and Gardens hosting the 2013 talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Jordan’s King Abdullah II.

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