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Posted byon February 4, 2011 at 6:07 PM EDT
After meeting with Prime Minister Harper of Canada, the President reaffirmed that suppression and violence are unacceptable in Egypt.
Posted byon February 3, 2011 at 5:10 PM EDT
During his gaggle with the press aboard Air Force One, Press Secretary Robert Gibbs opens the session with pointed remarks about recent developments in Egypt.
President Obama on the Situation in Egypt: "All Governments Must Maintain Power through Consent, Not Coercion"Posted byon January 28, 2011 at 8:42 PM EDT
The President speaks out on the protests in Egypt, urging the Egyptian government to show restraint and address the legitimate grievances of the Egyptian people.
Posted byon January 12, 2011 at 2:44 PM EDT
The President meets with Prime Minister Hariri of Lebanon amidst efforts by the Hizballah-led coalition to collapse the Lebanese government.
Posted byon September 24, 2010 at 6:14 PM EDT
The President once again speaks to millions of Iranians, this time in an interview with Bahman Kalbasi of BBC Persian.
Posted byon September 24, 2010 at 3:11 PM EDT
A comprehensive strategy to address the root causes of instability, and improve governance and the livelihoods of the Yemeni people.
Posted byon September 3, 2010 at 5:18 PM EDT
Prem Kumar, National Security Council Director for Israeli and Palestinian Affairs, recaps the first week of re-launching direct negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians and provides a preview for what happens next.
Posted byon July 6, 2010 at 4:12 PM EDT
President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu discuss a broad range of topics relevant to the two nations' pivotal alliance.
Posted byon July 4, 2010 at 1:00 PM EDT
Dr. Jill Biden discusses celebrating the Fourth of July with our troops in Iraq with the Vice President and encourages all Americans to thank our military families today.
President Obama Meets with the Cabinet to Discuss Economy, Iraq, BP Oil Spill and Energy and Climate LegislationPosted byon June 23, 2010 at 10:48 AM EDT
President Obama meets with his Cabinet to discuss a wide range of issues including economic growth, national security and the war in Iraq, the BP Oil Spill, and the need for comprehensive energy and climate legislation.