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Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 1:31 PM EDT
On August 31st, 2010, President Obama announced the end of combat missions in Iraq. Two years later, the President will speak to troops at Fort Bliss, Texas and we're calling on all Americans to share their messages of thanks and support for our veterans, troops, and military families.
Posted byon August 21, 2012 at 3:53 PM EDT
The United States is making it easier for individuals to contribute to earthquake relief efforts in Iran.
Posted byon August 9, 2012 at 11:21 AM EDT
President Obama discusses the shooting in Oak Creek, Wisconsin with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
Posted byon August 2, 2012 at 9:40 AM EDT
Monday, White House Chief of Staff Jack Lew visited the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York (JCRC), the latest in a series of community forums. While at JCRC he engaged in a dialogue with a cross section of Jewish community leaders in the New York metropolitan area. The wide ranging conversation covered topics in the areas of domestic and foreign policy.
Posted byon August 1, 2012 at 2:57 PM EDT
Earlier this week, the White House hosted an event to discuss President Obama’s Presidential Policy Directive (PPD) on Sub-Saharan Africa, which he signed on June 14th 2012.
Posted byon July 30, 2012 at 8:12 PM EDT
In recognition of Colombian Independence Day, the White House hosts nearly 100 Colombian-American leaders for a policy briefing on both international and domestic issues, highlighting the strong relationship between the United States and Colombia as well as the important role Colombian-Americans are playing as a growing sector of the Hispanic community in the United States.
Posted byon July 27, 2012 at 5:56 PM EDT
Planning to watch live and engage in the discussion on Monday, July 30th at 11:30 a.m. EDT? Watch at WhiteHouse.gov/live and ask questions on Twitter using the hashtag #WHChat.
Posted byon July 27, 2012 at 3:38 PM EDT
The United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act is aimed at strengthening Israel's military edge.
Posted byon July 20, 2012 at 9:34 PM EDT
One enduring symbol of the lives that have been lost is the AIDS Memorial Quilt. To mark the International AIDS conference, a section of the Quilt was put on display in the White House where visitors can stop and remember the human toll that this disease has taken, and how far we’ve come as a country in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
Posted byon July 5, 2012 at 2:09 PM EDT
Check out a photo gallery from President Obama's 2009 trip to Russia, Italy, and Ghana.