International Headline Sampler

El Pais (Madrid): Obama se convierte en el primer candidato negro a la presidencia de Estados Unidos
(Obama becomes the first black candidate to the presidency of the United States)

Financial Times (London): Obama clinches the Democratic nomination

The Telegraph (London): Obama limps over line despite Dakota defeat
Senator becomes the first black nominee in history despite Clinton win in South Dakota.

Le Monde (Paris) Interrogations sur la stratégie de fin de campagne d'Hillary Clinton
(Questions on the ending strategy of Hillary Clinton's campaign)

Berliner Morgenpost (Berlin): Barack Obama lässt sich als Kandidat feiern
(Barack Obama can be celebrated as a candidate)

Reforma (Mexico City): Hace Obama historia; asegura nominación
(Obama makes history; nomination assured)

Clarín (Buenos Aires): Obama logró los delegados necesarios y es el candidato demócrata a la Casa Blanca
(Obama obtained the necessary delegates and is the democratic candidate to the White House)

Jakarta Post (Jakarta, Indonesia): Obama seals nomination; McCain eager for battle

The Australian (Melbourne): Barack Obama claims nomination but Hillary Clinton hangs on

Al Jazeera (Doha, Qatar): Obama 'wins Democratic nomination'
Illinois senator projected to become first African-American presidential candidate.

Jerusalem Post (Jerusalem): Obama seals Democratic presidential nomination
Defeated Hillary Clinton maneuvers for the vice presidential spot on Illinois senator's ticket without conceding her own loss.

Ottawa Citizen (Ottawa): Obama first black nominee for White House
Clinton vows party unity

China Daily (Beijing): Obama seals Democratic nomination
Barack Obama sealed the Democratic presidential nomination Tuesday, a step toward his goal of becoming the first black US president.