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Posted byon August 30, 2012 at 12:31 PM EST
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 2:53 PM EST
The United States is making it easier for individuals to contribute to earthquake relief efforts in Iran.
Posted byon July 27, 2012 at 2:38 PM EST
The United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act is aimed at strengthening Israel's military edge.
Posted byon March 26, 2012 at 6:54 PM EST
On Monday, March 26th, Senior Advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett addressed a crowd of over 2,500 at the J Street Conference where she reiterated the President's commitment to the State of Israel.
Posted byon March 20, 2012 at 1:54 PM EST
The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control today issued guidance and licensing information to further support the free flow of information to citizens of Iran – a freedom the Iranian regime has consistently denied to its people
Posted byon March 20, 2012 at 8:05 AM EST
Today is a holiday that reminds us of the rich culture of the Iranian people, and the extraordinary contributions that they have made to human history. Yet even as holidays like this underscore the connections that we share as human beings, the Government of Iran is going to great lengths to isolate the Iranian people by cutting them off from the outside world.
Posted byon March 8, 2012 at 10:27 AM EST
The Director of the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office reflects on a trip to Israel as part of the continuing U.S.-Israel security cooperation.
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta Reaffirms U.S. Commitment to Israel in Speech to AIPAC Policy ConferencePosted byon March 6, 2012 at 4:50 PM EST
Following his meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta reaffirms the United States' commitment to Israel's safety and security.
Posted byon February 29, 2012 at 8:33 PM EST
Before a formal dinner in the East Room, the President welcomed the veterans home, praised their bravery and dedication to their mission, and thanked them on behalf of more than 300 million Americans in whose name they served
Posted byon February 29, 2012 at 3:34 PM EST
Around 80 service members and their guests will be in attendance.