President Barack Obama

Friday, November 13, 2015 - 11:42
Termination of emergency with respect to the actions and policies of former Liberian President Charles Taylor.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 09:14
President waives application of the prohibition in section 404(a) of the Child Soldiers Prevention Act fully or partially with respect to military aid and/or peacekeeping assistance with regards to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Somalia, Nigeria, and South Sudan.
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 13:05
President reaffirmed situation in Somalia as "unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States constituted by the deterioration of the security situation and the persistence of violence in Somalia, acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia, which have repeatedly been the subject of United Nations Security Council resolutions, and violations of the arms embargo imposed by the United Nations Security Council."
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - 12:57
The President described the historic understanding the United States – with our allies and partners – reached with Iran. The deal, announced on Thursday, meets U.S. core objectives of cutting off every pathway that Iran could take to develop a nuclear weapon. It is both comprehensive and long-term, and includes robust and intrusive inspections of the country’s nuclear program.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 14:42
Today, as part of this effort, I am calling on Congress to support a new Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund of up to $5 billion, which will allow us to train, build capacity, and facilitate partner countries on the front lines.
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 10:22
Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Somalia.
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 10:17
Pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), I hereby report that I have issued an Executive Order (the "order") declaring a national emergency with respect to the unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States posed by the situation in and in relation to South Sudan.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 07:08
Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Somalia
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 12:07
We have seen excellent cooperation with the Tunisian government on some of our counterterrorism efforts.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 10:45
The United States obviously has been a strong supporter of the Palestinian Authority. We’re the largest humanitarian donor and continue to help to try to foster economic development and opportunity and prosperity for people, particularly young people like those that I met.