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Posted byon March 24, 2014 at 2:25 PM EDT
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 1:32 PM EDT
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 6:30 PM EDT
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 6:15 PM EDT
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 11:07 AM EDT
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 1:53 PM EDT
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.
President Obama and Prime Minister Kenny Celebrate the "Incredible Bond" Between the U.S. and IrelandPosted byon March 14, 2014 at 5:50 PM EDT
President Obama holds a bilateral meeting with Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny in the Oval Office.
Posted byon March 14, 2014 at 12:00 AM EDT
This week, the Vice President and Dr. Biden traveled to Chile to attend the President's inauguration, while this President worked on improving access to college for students, raising the minimum wage, and negotiating a peaceful settlement to the conflict in Ukraine. He also got out the word about this year's March 31st deadline for health insurance applications, congratulated NCAA champs, and designated a new national monument.
Posted byon March 12, 2014 at 7:21 PM EDT
President and Prime Minister Yatsenyuk discuss how to find a peaceful resolution to Russia’s ongoing military intervention in Crimea that would respect Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Posted byon March 7, 2014 at 1:00 AM EDT
This week, The White House hosted its first ever White House Student Film Festival, while the President addressed the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, presented his budget for Fiscal Year 2015, urged Congress to raise the minimum wage, and held a town hall on Latinos and the Affordable Care Act.