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Posted byon July 6, 2011 at 3:53 PM EST
A group of Syrian-Americans visit the White House to discuss their concerns regarding recent events taking place in Syria. Events occurring in that country have a profound effect on many Arab-Americans in our nation given their deep and extensive family ties to the region.
Posted byon June 23, 2011 at 3:40 PM EST
Take a look at this infographic that lays out how President Obama is winding down the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan while keeping America safe.
"We're Keeping Our Promises": Vice President Joe Biden on Afghanistan, Iraq, and Our Commitment to Defeat al QaedaPosted byon June 23, 2011 at 9:53 AM EST
Vice President Joe Biden shares his thoughts about the promises this Administration has made – and kept – when it comes to the war in Afghanistan, the war in Iraq, and our commitment to defeat al Qaeda.
President Obama & King Abdullah II of Jordan Discuss Libya, Israel and Palestine and Change in the Middle EastPosted byon May 17, 2011 at 3:00 PM EST
President Obama welcomes His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan.
Posted byon April 22, 2011 at 5:28 PM EST
President Obama releases a statement on Syria, "condemn[ing] in the strongest possible terms the use of force by the Syrian government against demonstrators."
Posted byon April 14, 2011 at 2:54 PM EST
President Obama discusses the important international issues on which the United States and Qatar have been working together.
Posted byon February 12, 2011 at 3:47 PM EST
The White House has released a statement from National Security Advisor Tom Donilon on Iran.
Posted byon February 10, 2011 at 7:59 PM EST
The President releases a statement saying "the Egyptian government must put forward a credible, concrete and unequivocal path toward genuine democracy, and they have not yet seized that opportunity."
Posted byon February 4, 2011 at 5:07 PM EST
After meeting with Prime Minister Harper of Canada, the President reaffirmed that suppression and violence are unacceptable in Egypt.
Posted byon February 3, 2011 at 4:10 PM EST
During his gaggle with the press aboard Air Force One, Press Secretary Robert Gibbs opens the session with pointed remarks about recent developments in Egypt.