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Obama: 'Certainly possible' a bomb destroyed Russian airliner

President Barack Obama said Thursday that he "thinks there's a possibility" a bomb destroyed a Russian jetliner over Egypt last week, killing all 224 passengers and crew.
November 6, 2015

Obama to reverse course on US military posture in Afghanistan

U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to announce Thursday that he will slow down the planned withdrawal of American military forces from Afghanistan scheduled for next year.
October 15, 2015

Obama slams 'anti-immigrant' sentiment in US

President Barack Obama on Thursday slammed what he said was the growing "anti-immigrant sentiment" in American politics, in what was seen as an implicit criticism of several high-profile Republican presidential candidates.
October 9, 2015

Obama to make case for diplomacy in UN address

President Barack Obama will make the case for diplomacy and collective action – highlighting U.S.-led efforts in the Middle East – when he addresses the United Nations General Assembly on Monday.
September 28, 2015

Obama: Climate change 'defining threat of this century'

President Barack Obama declared climate change to be the defining threat of this century as he began a historic visit to the far northwestern state of Alaska.
September 1, 2015

Obama to promote entrepreneurship in Kenya

President Barack Obama will arrive Friday in Nairobi, Kenya, where he will attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit as he highlights growth in American economic links with sub-Saharan Africa.
July 24, 2015

Tsipras briefs Obama on bid for Eurozone loan

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spoke to U.S. President Barack Obama by telephone on Tuesday shortly before an emergency eurozone summit and briefed him on Greece's request for a rescue loan, a Greek government official said, as reported by Reuters.
July 7, 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

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

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