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Posted byon December 19, 2013 at 12:25 PM EST
The United States and Canada release a new report highlighting the significant progress made over the last year to enhance economic cooperation and to address threats before they reach our common borde
Posted byon December 18, 2013 at 4:41 PM EST
The President’s Review Group on Intelligence and Communications Technologies releases its report entitled “Liberty and Security in a Changing World,” which sets forth forty-six recommendations designed to protect national security and advance our foreign policy while respecting our longstanding commitment to privacy and civil liberties.
Posted byon December 13, 2013 at 4:21 PM EST
Posted byon December 11, 2013 at 6:22 PM EST
World Health Organization releases a report that confirms what many of us have long believed: we can beat malaria, one of the most intransigent diseases on the planet. By bringing together governments, business leaders, philanthropists, donor agencies and citizens in malaria endemic countries to end deaths from this preventable and treatable disease, we’re making tremendous, unparalleled progress.
Posted byon December 9, 2013 at 6:46 PM EST
In an audio message taped in Dakar, Senegal, today, President Obama sent a clear and important message to the people of the Central African Republic: that they should reject the violence currently threatening their country, and move together toward a future of security, dignity, and peace.
Posted byon December 3, 2013 at 4:47 PM EST
President Obama hosted President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia at the White House. Their visit underscored the growing partnership with Colombia, founded on our shared democratic values, deepening economic ties, and our long history of shared security goals.
Posted byon November 23, 2013 at 11:06 PM EST
President Obama said that the United States -- together with close allies and partners -- has taken an important first step toward a comprehensive solution that addresses concerns with the Islamic Republic of Iran’s nuclear program.
Posted byon November 20, 2013 at 10:29 AM EST
This week, I am in Warsaw, Poland at the United Nations climate negotiations (COP 19) spreading the word about the President’s Climate Action Plan to our international partners.
Posted byon November 4, 2013 at 11:00 AM EST
Recovering and returning stolen assets denies corrupt actors the ability to enjoy the proceeds of their crime(s) and can provide governments with much needed funds to promote the welfare of ordinary citizens.
Posted byon November 4, 2013 at 9:14 AM EST
The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons announces it is now confident that no additional chemical agents or munitions can be produced in Syria.