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White House 'Deeply Concerned' By Egypt Violence

AP | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says it is "deeply concerned" by the recent violence in Egypt and is calling on the government there...

White House Holding Meeting On Egypt Aid

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER and DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House will hold a Cabinet-level meeting to discuss cutting some of America's $1.5 billion in aid to Egypt. White House spokes...

White House Condemns Violence Against Egypt Protesters

AP | Posted 10.14.2013 | Politics

BY NEDRA PICKLER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS EDGARTOWN, Mass. -- The White House is condemning violence in Egypt, saying it will only make it more diffi...

White House Backs Official Under Fire

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, July 10 (Reuters) - The White House on Wednesday voiced confidence in the U.S. ambassador to Egypt, Anne Patterson, who has come under f...

White House: U.S. Won't Immediately Change Aid To Egypt

Reuters | Posted 09.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, July 8 (Reuters) - The White House said on Monday it is not in the best interests of the United States to immediately change its aid pro...

U.S. Officials Approach Egypt Crisis With Caution

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN and LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 09.03.2013 | World

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama and his national security team tread delicately Thursday in the aftermath of the ouster of Egyptian Presiden...

White House Calls For Restraint In Egypt

AP | Posted 01.21.2012 | World

WASHINGTON — The White House says the eruption of violence in Egypt should not stand in the way of elections and a rapid transition to democracy...

Obama Says He Will Resend Message to Mubarak, This Time in All Caps

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

In the days since it became clear that Mr. Mubarak did not receive the White House's initial message, Mr. Obama has been huddling with advisers to discuss a range of more drastic options, including changing the message's font altogether.

Marcus Baram

Obama Proposed Cutting Funding To Promote Democracy In Egypt | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW YORK -- President Obama's historic speech at Cairo University galvanized millions of people across the Arab world with its inspiring message of pe...