• Custom Search

U.S. President Barack Obama

By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Oct 3rd, 2016
0 Comments
1145 Views
Washington ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – When it comes to picking fights with Republicans over Cuba, Barack Obama has apparently decided he’s only a lame-duck, second-term president once. The president announced Tuesday that he has nominated Jeffrey DeLaurentis, the top U.S. diplomat curren...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jul 26th, 2016
0 Comments
931 Views
Nairobi, Kenya (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A half brother of U.S. President Barack Obama said Tuesday that he will vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump in the presidential election this November. Trump is “down-to-earth” and “cool,” but Barack Obama has neglected his fa...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Jul 15th, 2016
0 Comments
1156 Views
Nice, France ( NBC News + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A truck plowed into pedestrians during Bastille Day celebrations in the popular French seaside city of Nice Thursday, leaving at least 80 people dead in what the nation’s president called “obviously a terrorist attack.” The deadly toll,...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Apr 25th, 2016
0 Comments
1464 Views
Hanover, Germany ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday he would do whatever he could to advance a controversial trade deal with the European Union in his last eight months in office, but warned that time was running short. Obama has pushed to complete two trade a...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Feb 28th, 2016
0 Comments
1302 Views
Washington (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.S. President Barack Obama’s plan announced this week to shut the American military prison at Guantanamo Bay, southeastern Cuba, in a final push to persuade Congress to help him close the site will be a tall order before he leaves office. While urging ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Feb 1st, 2016
0 Comments
1451 Views
Paris, France (AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – France called on the U.S. to lift the economic embargo against Cuba during a historic state visit Monday by the Caribbean island’s president aimed at boosting economic relations between Havana and Paris. Raul Castro’s trip comes after a breakthroug...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Jan 16th, 2016
0 Comments
1465 Views
Vienna, Austria ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – An IAEA report verifying that Iran has kept its promises under last year’s nuclear deal with world powers and triggering sanctions relief for Tehran is likely to be issued on Saturday, a diplomatic source said on Friday. The report, if issued, wo...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Nov 30th, 2015
0 Comments
1748 Views
Paris,France ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – President Barack Obama struck an an ominous tone Monday as he sought to rally world leaders at an international climate summit here, declaring that “no nation large or small, wealthy or poor, is immune” to ravages of global warming. He urged the leaders ...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Nov 30th, 2015
0 Comments
1614 Views
Paris,France ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Nearly 150 world leaders are meeting in Paris over one mission: Agree on legally binding reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. As global average temperatures soar, they will try to get a handle on the cause. On Monday, the leaders of the main players n...
By Tajuddin
In TOP STORY
Nov 19th, 2015
0 Comments
1488 Views
Paris,France ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The ringleader in last week’s bloody terrorist attacks in Paris died in a pre-dawn raid Wednesday on an apartment building north of the French capital, the Paris prosecutor’s office announced Thursday. Authorities zeroed in on a building in t...