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Posted byon August 21, 2014 at 6:06 PM EDT
As we somberly reflect on the horrors of Ghouta, we should be proud of the leading role the United States played in the international effort to remove and eliminate almost 1,300 metric tons of Syria’s declared chemical weapons.
Posted byon August 20, 2014 at 2:16 PM EDT
The President makes a statement on the killing of journalist James Foley by the terrorist group ISIL.
Posted byon July 30, 2014 at 1:32 PM EDT
Eid Mubarak. As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr, we share our warmest and joyous wishes with them and their families.
Posted byon July 15, 2014 at 8:48 PM EDT
Congress takes an important step forward in making sure that we’re developing the capabilities necessary to make America safer.
Posted byon June 13, 2014 at 3:32 PM EDT
Get the latest information on the Obama administration's response to the situation in Iraq.
Posted byon March 25, 2014 at 5:53 PM EDT
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 25, 2014 at 8:07 AM EDT
Placing women at the center of our foreign policy isn’t just the right thing to do. It’s also a strategic necessity: societies where women are safe and empowered to realize their full potential are more stable, prosperous and secure. The State Department is doing its part. Just look at the progress we’ve made this past year.
President Obama, Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew Underscore and Reaffirm the Strength of the U.S.-Israel RelationshipPosted byon March 6, 2014 at 10:50 AM EDT
The beginning of March provided several important opportunities for President Obama and senior administration officials to underscore that unshakeable bond between the United States and Israel.
Posted byon February 21, 2014 at 1:00 AM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon November 4, 2013 at 10:14 AM EDT
The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons announces it is now confident that no additional chemical agents or munitions can be produced in Syria.