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Posted byon July 10, 2015 at 11:27 AM EDT
Posted byon July 6, 2015 at 3:10 PM EDT
President Obama provides an update on the U.S. mission to degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group, ISIL.
Posted byon May 30, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week's address, the President addressed critical pieces of national security business that remained unfinished when the Senate left town.
Posted byon May 29, 2015 at 12:33 PM EDT
We are pleased to note that today the Secretary of State has rescinded Cuba’s designation as a State Sponsor of Terrorism.
Posted byon April 23, 2015 at 9:49 AM EDT
President Obama delivers a statement on a U.S. Government counterterrorism operation in January that killed two hostages held by al-Qa’ida.
Posted byon February 20, 2015 at 12:48 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that’s happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon February 19, 2015 at 3:58 PM EDT
President Obama speaks on the role that the U.S., countries, and communities can play in combating violence extremism at home and abroad.
Posted byon February 18, 2015 at 12:08 PM EDT
In an op-ed in today's LA Times, President Obama notes that the United States has made significant gains against terrorism, but that we have work to do every day to ensure we're keeping up with an evolving threat.
Chief of Staff Denis McDonough Underscores America’s Solidarity with France, and with Jewish Communities Across the WorldPosted byon January 14, 2015 at 3:29 PM EDT
On Tuesday, January 13, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough joined Members of Congress; France’s Ambassador to the U.S., His Excellency Gérard Araud; the American Jewish Committee (AJC); and hundreds of people from the local Jewish community and many other Jewish organizations at “A Gathering of Solidarity and Remembrance With the People of France and Its Jewish Community” at Congregation Adas Israel in Washington, D.C.
Posted byon October 17, 2014 at 1:38 PM EDT
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.