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Posted byon September 3, 2014 at 2:54 PM EST
At the Nordea Concert Hall in Tallinn, Estonia, President Obama speaks to students, young professionals, and civic leaders about the enduring strength and promise of democracy.
Posted byon September 3, 2014 at 12:18 PM EST
This morning, in a joint press conference with President Ilves of Estonia, President Obama gave a statement about the murder of journalist Steven Sotloff.
Posted byon September 3, 2014 at 9:49 AM EST
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest released the following statement about U.S. Military personnel in Iraq.
Posted byon August 28, 2014 at 3:53 PM EST
President Obama provides an update on important issues ahead of his attendance at the NATO Summit in the United Kingdom.
Posted byon August 21, 2014 at 5:06 PM EST
As we somberly reflect on the horrors of Ghouta, we should be proud of the leading role the United States played in the international effort to remove and eliminate almost 1,300 metric tons of Syria’s declared chemical weapons.
Posted byon August 20, 2014 at 1:16 PM EST
The President makes a statement on the killing of journalist James Foley by the terrorist group ISIL.
Posted byon August 18, 2014 at 6:56 PM EST
This afternoon at the White House, President Obama delivered a statement on the latest developments in Iraq and in Ferguson, Missouri — two issues he has been following closely each day.
Posted byon August 14, 2014 at 2:04 PM EST
President Obama updates the nation on two issues that he's been "monitoring closely" -- America's military operations in Iraq, and the situation in Ferguson, Missouri.
Posted byon August 11, 2014 at 5:14 PM EST
The President gives an update on the recent developments in Iraq, highlighting steps that Iraq is taking to form a new, inclusive government.
Posted byon August 11, 2014 at 10:40 AM EST
The President takes no decision more seriously than the use of military force. So it’s worth taking a few minutes to make sure you understand exactly what is happening in Iraq right now, who is involved, and why we are taking action.