Office of the Press Secretary

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 11:59
Press Secretary Carney addresses the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 12:53
President Obama called President Karzai today to discuss preparations for Afghanistan’s coming elections, Afghan-led peace and reconciliation efforts, and the Bilateral Security Agreement.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 08:13
So, even as we aggressively pursue terrorist networks – through more targeted efforts and by building the capacity of our foreign partners – America must move off a permanent war footing.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 13:59
This press briefing addresses nuclear negotiation with Iran, human rights abuses in Syria, and bilateral security agreements with Afghanistan
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 11:59
At the same time, the policy promotes restraint, both by the United States and other suppliers, in transfers of weapons systems that may be destabilizing or dangerous to international peace and security.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 12:19
The new policy provides greater clarity and transparency with respect to U.S. goals for arms transfers and on the criteria used to make arms transfer decisions.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 12:14
I am providing this supplemental consolidated report, prepared by my Administration and consistent with the War Powers Resolution (Public Law 93-148), as part of my efforts to keep the Congress informed about deployments of U.S. Armed Forces equipped for combat.
Friday, November 22, 2013 - 13:38
Spokesperson Josh Earnest addresses the need to sign a BSA with Afghanistan and the importance of reaching a deal over Iran's nuclear program despite inflammatory comments by Iran's Supreme Leader.
Friday, November 22, 2013 - 13:24
Spokesperson Jen Psaki addresses the Azerbaijan-Armenia peace process, Secretary Kerry's meeting with King of Morocco, reports of Joseph Kony's surrender, the progress with Iran nuclear talks, the BSA with Afghanistan, and other issues.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 08:25
Press Secretary Jay Carney discussed ongoing negotiations with Iran, U.S. negotiations with Afghanistan, and the embassy bombing in Lebanon.