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Posted byon March 25, 2014 at 5:53 PM EDT
President Obama finishes the second and final day of his stay in the Netherlands, the first stop on a five-country trip to Europe and Saudi Arabia.
Posted byon March 24, 2014 at 2:25 PM EDT
World leaders gather at The Hague for the third Nuclear Security Summit, an opportunity to compare notes on how far we’ve come and chart the course ahead as we work to keep sensitive materials — the building blocks of nuclear weapons — from falling into the wrong hands.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 4:30 PM EDT
Nearly 50 years to the day that President John F. Kennedy delivered his historic speech to a city divided by the Cold War, President Obama speaks to the people of Berlin about the deep and enduring bonds between the United States and Germany.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 11:48 AM EDT
President Obama discusses the need for continued dedication to nonproliferation.
Buffett Rule, Nuclear Security Summit, and the "Community College to Career" Tour: Deputies' DownloadPosted byon April 2, 2012 at 6:55 PM EDT
President Obama wraps up a trip to Seoul, calls on Congress to end tax breaks for the oil industry, and speaks about the Buffett Rule.
Posted byon March 27, 2012 at 5:50 PM EDT
In South Korea, President Obama says that the world has made significant progress in securing nuclear weapons.
Posted byon March 26, 2012 at 5:15 PM EDT
President Obama takes part in three days of diplomatic meetings and discussions of nuclear security in South Korea.
Posted byon November 18, 2011 at 9:50 AM EDT
Progress since the first summit includes removal of over 400 kg of highly enriched uranium from over 10 countries and more than a dozen new nuclear security training and research “centers of excellence” opening their doors
Posted byon August 5, 2011 at 2:02 PM EDT
The National Nuclear Security Administration tells us about hosting a group of governors’ staff at its Emergency Operations Center to discuss opportunities to partner with governors to advance the President’s nuclear security agenda
Posted byon February 2, 2011 at 3:26 PM EDT
The President signs a landmark nuclear arms treaty with Russia, New START, which will advance our security, our relations with Russia, and our progress toward a world not imperiled by nuclear weapons.