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First Lady Michelle Obama Announces Visit to Africa Focused on Youth Leadership, Education, Health & WellnessPosted byon June 3, 2011 at 11:15 AM EDT
The First Lady announces her official visit to Africa to continue her work engaging youth at home and abroad.
Posted byon May 26, 2011 at 5:08 PM EDT
Jeffrey S. Crowley, Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy, visits the country of Swaziland, which has the unwelcome distinction of having the highest HIV and TB prevalence rates in the world.
President Obama & King Abdullah II of Jordan Discuss Libya, Israel and Palestine and Change in the Middle EastPosted byon May 17, 2011 at 4:00 PM EDT
President Obama welcomes His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan.
Posted byon March 26, 2011 at 5:30 AM EDT
The President says that thanks to our men and women in uniform, the military mission in Libya is succeeding even as responsibility is transferred to our NATO allies and partners.
Posted byon March 25, 2011 at 9:21 PM EDT
President Obama sends an important message to President Alassane Ouattara, Laurent Gbagbo, and the people of Cote d’Ivoire.
Posted byon March 22, 2011 at 8:11 PM EDT
Answering questions during a joint press conference with President Funes of El Salvador, the President gives an update on the latest developments in Libya.
Posted byon March 21, 2011 at 5:47 PM EDT
During a joint press conference with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera, the President once again emphasizes that the U.S. military involvement in Libya is limited to the grave and urgent humanitarian threat posed by Colonel Qaddafi to his people, and that the involvement will soon be led by our broad coalition of partners
Remarks by the President on Libya: "Today We are Part of a Broad Coalition. We are Answering the Calls of a Threatened People. And We are Acting in the Interests of the United States and the World"Posted byon March 20, 2011 at 11:46 AM EDT
President Obama provides an update on the response to the situation in Libya from Brasilia, Brazil.
Posted byon March 18, 2011 at 4:58 PM EDT
President Obama updates the American people on the situation in Libya.
President Obama to Those Conducting Violence in Libya: "It is Their Choice... and They Will Be Held Accountable"Posted byon March 7, 2011 at 1:49 PM EDT
During his joint appearance with Prime Minister Julia Gillard of Australia, the President addresses those involved in the violence and discusses the international response.