Category: Obama

Palestinians have right to be free in their land, Obama says at DC synagogue

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks in celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month at Adas Israel Congregation, May 22, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP)

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks in celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month at Adas Israel Congregation, May 22, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images/AFP)

Jewish values compel two-state solution, president says, hailing contribution of American Jews, denouncing rise of anti-Semitism, defending Iran nuke deal

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Obama calls on new government to pursue two-state solution

US President Barack Obama at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, May 12, 2015. (AFP/NICHOLAS KAMM)

US President Barack Obama at Georgetown University in Washington, DC, May 12, 2015. (AFP/NICHOLAS KAMM)

 President says he remains hopeful despite both sides’ dubious ‘overall commitment,’ asserts deal must address Gaza

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