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Posted byon March 7, 2012 at 6:15 PM EDT
In his first news conference of this year, President Obama discusses: new steps to support homeowners and their families, the situation in Iran, and NATO's transition startegy.
Posted byon March 5, 2012 at 3:26 PM EDT
President Obama welcomes Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the White House.
Posted byon February 10, 2012 at 1:48 PM EDT
On Thursday, February 9th, President Obama met with Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti. This was the Prime Minister's first meeting with the President in Washington since taking office in November.
Posted byon January 17, 2012 at 7:14 PM EDT
The two leaders discussed regional issues including the latest developments in Israel, Palestine, Iraq, Iran, and Syria
Posted byon December 3, 2011 at 4:45 PM EDT
While in Istanbul, Vice President Biden highlighted the role entrepreneurs play as a driving force for job creation and economic growth in the United States.
Posted byon November 17, 2011 at 6:27 PM EDT
Andrew Shapiro, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Political-Military Affairs at the State Department, speaks to The Washington Institute for Near East Policy about the U.S.-Israel relationship and current issues in the Middle East.
President Obama: "The future of Syria must be determined by its people, but President Bashar al-Assad is standing in their way."Posted byon August 18, 2011 at 9:37 AM EDT
Today, President Obama called for the President of Syria, Bashar al-Assad, to step aside and took the strongest financial action action against the Syrian regime thus far.
Posted byon August 6, 2011 at 7:04 PM EDT
A new tool to strengthen our ability to prevent genocide and other crimes against humanity
Posted byon July 6, 2011 at 4:53 PM EDT
A group of Syrian-Americans visit the White House to discuss their concerns regarding recent events taking place in Syria. Events occurring in that country have a profound effect on many Arab-Americans in our nation given their deep and extensive family ties to the region.
Posted byon May 20, 2011 at 4:03 PM EDT
A day after the President’s speech on the Middle East and North Africa, where he spoke on the changes sweeping the region as well as the ongoing conflict between Israelis and Palestinians, the President hosted Prime Minister Netanyahu of Israel for a lengthy meeting.