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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 January 7, 2015 at 11:20 AM EDT
Following the attack at the offices of Charlie Hebdo magazine, President Obama strongly condemns the attack, and offers the Administration's thoughts and prayers to both the victims of the attack and the people of France.
Posted byon September 6, 2014 at 2:01 PM EDT
As the last stop on his three-day trip to Estonia and to the NATO Summit in Wales, President Obama visits the prehistoric monument Stonehenge.
Posted byon August 1, 2014 at 5:44 PM EDT
In a video briefing from the West Wing, Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes provides an update on recent U.S. actions with regard to Ukraine and offers an overview of America's policy position.
Posted byon July 29, 2014 at 6:58 PM EDT
President Obama speaks on the South Lawn about the situation in Ukraine, in the wake of the shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
Posted byon July 21, 2014 at 12:38 PM EDT
President Obama delivers a statement updating the American public on the situation in Ukraine.
President Obama Speaks on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, Russia and Ukraine, and the Situation in GazaPosted byon July 18, 2014 at 1:58 PM EDT
President Obama delivers a statement to the press in the wake of the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 yesterday, and on the current situation in Gaza.
Posted byon July 17, 2014 at 6:48 PM EDT
Aboard Air Force One, President Obama placed separate calls to President Poroshenko of Ukraine and Prime Minister Najib of Malaysia to discuss the tragic crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.
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 20, 2014 at 6:15 PM EDT
President Obama updates the American people on the situation in Ukraine and the steps the United States is taking in response.