Our Top Stories
Read all posts tagged Foreign Policy
Posted byon April 4, 2014 at 5:05 PM EST
A recent agreement between ViiV Healthcare (a joint venture of GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, and Shionogi) and the Medicines Patent Pool marks a significant step forward in ongoing efforts to achieve both access to medicines for developing countries and the promotion of innovation to develop more of these life-saving treatments.
Posted byon April 4, 2014 at 12:05 PM EST
President Obama's budget includes a legislative proposal to help law enforcement investigate shell companies that are used by money launderers, corrupt officials, tax evaders, and drug lords to hide millions of dollars offshore.
Posted byon March 25, 2014 at 4:53 PM EST
President Obama finishes the second and final day of his stay in the Netherlands, the first stop on a five-country trip to Europe and Saudi Arabia.
Posted byon March 24, 2014 at 3:12 PM EST
The President starts his week-long trip to the Netherlands, Belgium, Italy, the Vatican, and Saudi Arabia.
Posted byon March 24, 2014 at 1:25 PM EST
World leaders gather at The Hague for the third Nuclear Security Summit, an opportunity to compare notes on how far we’ve come and chart the course ahead as we work to keep sensitive materials — the building blocks of nuclear weapons — from falling into the wrong hands.
Posted byon March 24, 2014 at 12:32 PM EST
The United States has deployed CV-22 Ospreys, refueling aircraft, and associated support personnel to augment U.S. support for the African Union (AU) Regional Task Force’s counter-Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) mission.
Posted byon March 21, 2014 at 5:30 PM EST
This week, the President celebrated St. Patrick's day alongside the Prime Minister of Ireland, continued to work toward a diplomatic resolution to the conflict in Ukraine, hosted Palestinian President Abbas, awarded 24 Medals of Honor, and traveled to Florida to speak on the importance of supporting working families.
Posted byon March 20, 2014 at 5:15 PM EST
President Obama updates the American people on the situation in Ukraine and the steps the United States is taking in response.
Posted byon March 19, 2014 at 10:07 AM EST
National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice welcomed 12 governors and one deputy-governor from Nigeria to the White House to discuss areas of strategic importance to both the United States and Nigeria.
Posted byon March 17, 2014 at 12:53 PM EST
President Obama announces new measures intended to send a strong message to the Russian government that there are consequences for their actions that violate the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.