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Posted byon August 6, 2014 at 6:09 PM EDT
Join Ben Rhodes on August 7 at 2 p.m. ET for a Twitter Q&A on the Young African Leaders Initiative and the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit.
Posted byon August 5, 2014 at 7:55 PM EDT
President Obama speaks to a crowd that includes 50 African leaders, at the U.S.-Africa Business Forum taking place in Washington, D.C. The Business Forum is part of the historic three-day U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, which is the largest event any U.S. President has held with African heads of state and government.
Posted byon August 1, 2014 at 5:44 PM EDT
In a video briefing from the West Wing, Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes provides an update on recent U.S. actions with regard to Ukraine and offers an overview of America's policy position.
Posted byon July 29, 2014 at 6:58 PM EDT
President Obama speaks on the South Lawn about the situation in Ukraine, in the wake of the shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
Posted byon July 28, 2014 at 10:38 AM EDT
President Obama kicks off a three-day Summit of the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, the flagship program of the President’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI).
Posted byon July 22, 2014 at 4:06 PM EDT
President Obama visits the Embassy of the Netherlands, signing a condolence book for those killed in the shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in Ukraine.
Posted byon July 21, 2014 at 12:38 PM EDT
President Obama delivers a statement updating the American public on the situation in Ukraine.
President Obama Speaks on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, Russia and Ukraine, and the Situation in GazaPosted byon July 18, 2014 at 1:58 PM EDT
President Obama delivers a statement to the press in the wake of the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 yesterday, and on the current situation in Gaza.
Posted byon July 17, 2014 at 6:48 PM EDT
Aboard Air Force One, President Obama placed separate calls to President Poroshenko of Ukraine and Prime Minister Najib of Malaysia to discuss the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
Posted byon July 14, 2014 at 12:00 PM EDT
We’re excited to announce the launch of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit’s official website. As the site describes, the Summit constitutes the largest single engagement by any U.S. President with Africa.