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Posted byon July 9, 2011 at 3:54 PM EST
Check out our special edition of West Wing Week that takes you behind the scenes of the referendum that led to today's celebration of an independent South Sudan and President Obama's statement on this important day.
Posted byon June 28, 2011 at 1:09 PM EST
Two new videos from the First Lady's trip to Africa, where the First Lady engaged on youth leadership, education, health, and wellness.
Posted byon June 24, 2011 at 2:16 PM EST
Watch a video of First Lady Michelle Obama's warm welcome to Botswana by children who clapped, danced, and sang "Obama Ye-Le-Le".
Posted byon June 23, 2011 at 1:51 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama speaks to young African leaders about meeting Nelson Mandela in South Africa.
Posted byon June 22, 2011 at 1:08 PM EST
On her first day in South Africa, First Lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia visit a daycare center, the Apartheid Museum and more.
Posted byon June 22, 2011 at 10:06 AM EST
Alan Fitts, Trip Director for the First Lady, gives you a look inside an incredible first day traveling in South Africa with the First Lady and her family.
Posted byon June 13, 2011 at 8:57 AM EST
Daniel W. Yohannes, CEO of the Millenium Challenge Corporation, shows how helping other nations around the world get their economies is a critically important step in revitalizing the American economy.
First Lady Michelle Obama Announces Visit to Africa Focused on Youth Leadership, Education, Health & WellnessPosted byon June 3, 2011 at 10:15 AM EST
The First Lady announces her official visit to Africa to continue her work engaging youth at home and abroad.
Posted byon May 26, 2011 at 4:08 PM EST
Jeffrey S. Crowley, Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy, visits the country of Swaziland, which has the unwelcome distinction of having the highest HIV and TB prevalence rates in the world.
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.