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Posted byon February 6, 2014 at 5:19 PM EDT
Haitian President Martelly's recent visit to the White House highlights the partnership between the United States and Haiti in aiding the nations recovery from the devastating 2010 earthquake. The visit served as an opportunity for the Presidents to discuss the way forward in Haiti, and how the United States can continue to support the Haitian government’s efforts to promote economic growth and strengthen Haiti’s democracy.
Posted byon January 25, 2014 at 8:54 PM EDT
Susan E. Rice on the meeting with the special envoy for Sudan and South Sudan and President Obama.
Posted byon January 17, 2014 at 7:44 PM EDT
President Obama delivers a speech at the Department of Justice to announce the outcomes of a broad-ranging and unprecedented review of our signals intelligence programs
Posted byon December 20, 2013 at 8:17 PM EDT
Reinforcing President Obama’s strong message encouraging South Sudan’s leaders to choose peace, National Security Advisor Susan Rice records an audio message for the people of South Sudan.
Posted byon December 19, 2013 at 1:25 PM EDT
The United States and Canada release a new report highlighting the significant progress made over the last year to enhance economic cooperation and to address threats before they reach our common borde
Posted byon December 18, 2013 at 5:41 PM EDT
The President’s Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies releases its report entitled “Liberty and Security in a Changing World,” which sets forth forty-six recommendations designed to protect national security and advance our foreign policy while respecting our longstanding commitment to privacy and civil liberties.
Posted byon December 13, 2013 at 5:21 PM EDT
Posted byon December 11, 2013 at 7:22 PM EDT
World Health Organization releases a report that confirms what many of us have long believed: we can beat malaria, one of the most intransigent diseases on the planet. By bringing together governments, business leaders, philanthropists, donor agencies and citizens in malaria endemic countries to end deaths from this preventable and treatable disease, we’re making tremendous, unparalleled progress.
Posted byon December 9, 2013 at 7:46 PM EDT
In an audio message taped in Dakar, Senegal, today, President Obama sent a clear and important message to the people of the Central African Republic: that they should reject the violence currently threatening their country, and move together toward a future of security, dignity, and peace.
Posted byon December 3, 2013 at 5:47 PM EDT
President Obama hosted President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia at the White House. Their visit underscored the growing partnership with Colombia, founded on our shared democratic values, deepening economic ties, and our long history of shared security goals.