World reaction: Pakistan
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World reacts to President Obama’s speech in Egypt

World reaction: Pakistan
Khalid Mehmood, right, says he was encouraged by President Obama’s speech but that it will have to be followed up by action. Mehmood and relatives Muhammed Ahsan, center, and Ahmad, 9, left, were visiting Faisal Mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)
World reaction: Pakistan
Online news editor Aeela Riazuddin, right, talks about the reaction to President Obama’s speech in Egypt, while Nafees Ahmad, left, monitors the news. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)
World reaction: Los Angeles
Hamad Hemila Almazrouei, 20, watches an Al Jazeera broadcast of President Obama’s speech at the Habibi Cafe, a hooka lounge in Westwood, while Enrique Rivera cleans the floors as the lounge closes at about 4:00 a.m. PDT. Thursday morning. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
World reaction: Los Angeles
Muslim Americans Zabie Mansoory, 23, left, Hasnain Syed, 30, and Abdullah Choudhery, 17, watch President Obama’s address to the Muslim world in Sylmar, Calif. The president spoke at Cairo University in Egypt. (Gus Ruelas / Associated Press)
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A Palestinian man listens to the speech on a radio from his West Bank shop. (Hazem Bader / AFP/Getty Images)
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An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man pauses to watch President Obama’s speech outlining his Middle East policy. Obama called for a renewed drive to solve the Israeli-Palestinian problems and acknowledged the importance of Iran, whose nuclear ambitions are of concern to the West. (Kobi Gideon / European Pressphoto Agency)
World reaction: Cairo
Egyptian villagers watch a live broadcast of President Obama’s speech at a coffee shop in Qena, south of Cairo.


FOR THE RECORD: An earlier version of this caption indicated that Qena was in south Cairo. Qena is a separate city, about 250 miles south of Cairo. (Associated Press)
World reaction: Calcutta
An Indian Muslim family watches President Obama’s speech at their home in Calcutta. (Sucheta Das / Associated Press)
World reaction: Somalia
Somalian’s react to President Obama’s live speech on TV in Mogadishu, Somalia after the president quoted a verse from the Koran. (Mohamed Sheikh Nor / Associated Press)
World reaction: Cairo
Egyptians applaud as they watch President Obama’s Middle East speech on TV in a coffee shop in Cairo. (David Silverman / Getty Images)
World reaction: India
President Obama’s speech at Cairo University drew audiences worldwide. They include this Kashmiri Muslim in Srinagar, in the Indian-held portion of Kashmir. (Dar Yasin / Associated Press)
World reaction: Beirut
A Lebanese man at a cafe in Beirut reacts to President Obama’s televised speech. Obama, who spoke at Cairo University, also met with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. (Hussein Malla / Associated Press)
World reaction: Algeria
A live broadcast of President Obama’s speech at Cairo University draws an audience at a cafe in Algiers. (Ouhab Hebbat / Associated Press)
World reaction: Lebanon
Shoppers at a store in the Lebanese port city of Sidon listen to what President Obama has to say in Cairo. (Mohammed Zaatari / Associated Press)
World reaction: Gaza
President Obama’s speech at Cairo University draws audiences that include Palestinian militants in Gaza City. In his remarks, Obama mentioned a two-state solution for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. (Ashraf Amra / Associated Press)
World reaction: Baghdad
Iraqis gathered at a coffee shop in Baghdad’s Karada district listen to President Obama speak at Cairo University. (Mohammed Jalil / European Pressphoto Agency)
World reaction: London
Iraqi immigrant Hani Ameer, 39, watches President Obama’s televised speech at his shop in London. Obama “was very, very, very brave to go to a Muslim institution and talk about all those issues,” Ameer said. (Lefteris Pitarakis / Associated Press)
World reaction: Baghdad
Family members of 42-year-old Bilal Hussein Lafta, unseen, who spent two years in U.S. military detention at Camp Bucca, watch President Obama’s speech at their home in Baghdad ‘s Sadr City neighborhood. (Karim Kadim / Associated Press)
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