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President Obama welcomes the President of Ghana, John Atta Mills, to the White House.
Posted byon March 8, 2012 at 4:12 PM EDT
Dr. ElKeib is the first Libyan prime minister to visit the White House in nearly 60 years, indicating a new era of friendship between the United States and that country
Posted byon October 23, 2011 at 2:15 PM EDT
President Obama releases a statement following the historic declaration of liberation in Libya.
Posted byon September 20, 2011 at 7:23 PM EDT
At the U.N. General Assembly, President Obama addresses a meeting of international partners to show support for the new Libya and plan for a post-Qaddafi future.
Posted byon September 9, 2011 at 5:13 PM EDT
The meeting was a powerful symbol of the transition underway in Libya
Posted byon August 22, 2011 at 5:20 PM EDT
President Obama addresses the fluid situation in Libya and looks forward to an inclusive transition that leads to a democratic Libya.
Posted byon August 12, 2011 at 9:41 AM EDT
Courtney O’Donnell, Communications Director to Dr. Jill Biden, reflects on their visit to a refugee camp in Kenya that was originally built for 90,000 people, but now has more than 420,000 Somalis who have traveled there seeking food, water and medical attention.
Posted byon August 8, 2011 at 11:07 AM EDT
Dr. Biden travels to a Kenyan refugee center where she witnessed firsthand the effects of the devastating famine that has killed more than 29,000 Somalian children in the past three months
Posted byon July 9, 2011 at 4:54 PM EDT
Check out our special edition of West Wing Week that takes you behind the scenes of the referendum that led to today's celebration of an independent South Sudan and President Obama's statement on this important day.