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Posted byon May 31, 2014 at 8:16 PM EDT
In the White House Rose Garden, President Obama delivers a statement about the recovery of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl -- an American soldier who has spent nearly five years in captivity in Afghanistan.
Posted byon May 28, 2014 at 3:33 PM EDT
President Obama travels to West Point to congratulate the newest officers in the U.S. Army and to reflect on America's foreign policy agenda.
Posted byon May 27, 2014 at 4:20 PM EDT
President Obama delivers remarks on the United States' next steps in Afghanistan, and how "we will bring America's longest war to a responsible end."
Posted byon March 28, 2014 at 3:05 PM EDT
Women play an indispensable role in defending America’s national security interests at home and abroad.
Posted byon February 28, 2014 at 11:33 AM EDT
The Davis-Monthan Air Force Base's new solar plant, the largest of its kind on any U.S. Department of Defense installation, showcases President Obama's commitment to addressing climate change.
Posted byon November 29, 2013 at 5:06 PM EDT
On her first foreign trip as National Security Advisor, Ambassador Susan Rice spent three and a half days in Afghanistan to thank our troops and civilians around the holidays, and assess the situation on the ground.
Posted byon November 12, 2013 at 9:23 PM EDT
President Obama welcomes senior civilian defense and military leaders -- including all of Combatant Commanders – to an annual meeting and dinner at the White House.
Posted byon November 1, 2013 at 6:41 PM EDT
On October 31, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel addressed the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) at its National Centennial Commission meeting in New York
Posted byon September 16, 2013 at 6:01 PM EDT
Before delivering remarks on the economy, President Obama gives a brief statement about the tragic events at the Washington Navy Yard.
Posted byon September 14, 2013 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama follows up on his speech to the nation on Tuesday and describes the possibility for a diplomatic solution in Syria, partially because of the credible threat of U.S. military force.