Obama visits Israel, West Bank, Jordan

U.S. President Barack Obama is on his first trip to Israel during his time as president. While in the region, he will also be stopping at two cities in West Bank and Jordan. Protesters have been active during the visit, speaking out against both his visit and the settlement of what they consider an occupied territory.

President Obama's Official Visit To Israel And The West Bank Day Two

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - MARCH 21: (ISRAEL OUT) In this handout image supplied by the Government Press Office of Israel (GPO) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) and U.S. President Barack Obama visit the shrine of the book on March 21, 2013 in Jerusalem, Israel. This is President Obama's first visit as president to the region, and his itinerary includes meetings with the Palestinian and Israeli leaders as well as a visit to the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. (Photo by Ben Gershom/GPO via Getty Images)

President Obama's Official Visit To Israel And The West Bank Day Two

RAMALLAH, WEST BANK - MARCH 21: Palestinians protest as U.S. President Barack Obama and Palestinians Authority President Mahmud Abbas meet March 21, 2013 in Ramallah, the West Bank. This is Obama's first visit as president to the region and his itinerary includes meetings with the Palestinian and Israeli leaders as well as a visit to the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. (Photo by Ilia Yefimovich/Getty images)

President Obama's Official Visit To Israel And The West Bank Day Two

RAMALLAH, WEST BANK - MARCH 21: U.S. President Barack Obama is welcomed by Palestinian girls during his visit to Al Bera Youth Center March 21, 2013 in Ramallah, the West Bank. This is Obama's first visit as president to the region and his itinerary includes meetings with the Palestinian and Israeli leaders as well as a visit to the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. (Photo by Alaa Badarneh-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama's State Visit To Israel And The West Bank Day Three

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - MARCH 22: (ISRAEL OUT) In this handout photograph supplied by the Government Press Office of Israel (GPO), U.S. President Barack Obama pays his repsects at the grave of former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin after laying a wreath during a visit to Yad Vashem at Mount Herzl on March 22, 2013 in Jerusalem, Israel. This is Obama's first visit as president to the region and his itinerary includes meetings with the Palestinian and Israeli leaders as well as a visit to the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. (Photo by Mark Neyman/GPO via Getty Images)