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Posted byon November 17, 2011 at 6:27 PM EDT
Andrew Shapiro, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Political-Military Affairs at the State Department, speaks to The Washington Institute for Near East Policy about the U.S.-Israel relationship and current issues in the Middle East.
President Obama: "The future of Syria must be determined by its people, but President Bashar al-Assad is standing in their way."Posted byon August 18, 2011 at 9:37 AM EDT
Today, President Obama called for the President of Syria, Bashar al-Assad, to step aside and took the strongest financial action action against the Syrian regime thus far.
Posted byon August 6, 2011 at 7:04 PM EDT
A new tool to strengthen our ability to prevent genocide and other crimes against humanity
Posted byon July 6, 2011 at 4:53 PM EDT
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 May 20, 2011 at 4:03 PM EDT
A day after the President’s speech on the Middle East and North Africa, where he spoke on the changes sweeping the region as well as the ongoing conflict between Israelis and Palestinians, the President hosted Prime Minister Netanyahu of Israel for a lengthy meeting.
Posted byon April 22, 2011 at 6:28 PM EDT
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 May 6, 2010 at 4:29 PM EDT
Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer lays out the full, astoundingly long list of nominees being blocked by Republicans in the Senate.