Obama hosts German Chancellor Merkel at State Dinner (15 images)

President Barack Obama hosted a State Dinner on Tuesday, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel as the guest of honor.
Updated: June 8, 2011 at 8:27 AM
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From right, U.S. President Barack Obama, Angela Merkel, chancellor of Germany, First Lady Michelle Obama and Joachim Sauer, Merkel's husband, pose for a portrait at the White House in Washington, D.C., on June 7, 2011. UPI/Joshua Roberts/POOL
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