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Obama pledges more humanitarian aid, not military help, for Iraq

President Barack Obama pledged $205 million in new humanitarian aid to Iraq on Tuesday but didn't mention providing additional weapons and military support sought by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.
April 14, 2015

Historic US-Cuba encounter expected at Americas Summit

President Barack Obama is in Panama for a summit at which he is expected to have a historic encounter with Cuban leader Raul Castro.
April 10, 2015

Obama: Iran's Recognition of Israel Not to be Part of Nuclear Deal

President Barack Obama has rejected a call by Israel that any final nuclear agreement with Iran include a "clear and unambiguous Iranian commitment of Israel's right to exist."
April 7, 2015

Iranian President praises nuclear deal

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has praised the framework agreement reached Thursday on Tehran's nuclear program, calling it a "day that will remain in the historical memory of the Iranian nation."
April 3, 2015

'Framework' reached at Iran nuclear talks

Iran and six world powers have agreed to "key parameters" for a preliminary deal involving Tehran's nuclear program, following eight days of talks in Lausanne, Switzerland.
April 2, 2015

White House accuses Republican senators of undermining Iran talks

The White House accused a group of 47 U.S. Republican senators Monday of undermining nuclear talks with Iran after the lawmakers warned Tehran that any deal it negotiates with President Barack Obama could last only until he leaves office in early 2017.
March 9, 2015

Effects of "Corporate" Political Parties

Today, we witness politicians and government officials lie, evade properly answering questions of vital importance and the media doesn't seem to be bothered about demanding meaningful answers.
Ilias Sourdis: October 7, 2013

An Interview with Barack Obama associate, Alexi Giannoulias

Alexi Giannoulias, the Democratic Illinois State Treasurer, head of the ’Greek Americans For Obama’ Committee and a close associate of the U.S. President-elect Barack Obama gave an interview to the Sunday edition of the Athens Newspaper ’Eleftheros Typos’. It was published on Sunday, 9 November 2008.
Mottas: May 13, 2010

Can We Believe in Change? A View from Europe

The new US President has the opportunity to reverse the status created by the Bush administration, to cooperate closely with its European allies and to show the appropriate respect to International organizations, taking collective and not unilateral decisions.
Mottas: May 13, 2010