Article Photos: Personal, strategic motivations for Obama in Asia 4/9

  A man rides on a motorbike with a child past a welcoming banner for U.S. President Barack Obama erected outside the government house in Bangkok, Thailand Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. Obama will arrive in Thailand on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012 as part of his southeast Asian nations tour which includes Myanmar and Cambodia. (AP Photo/Apichart Weerawong)