Executive Order on Rebuilding and Enhancing Programs to Resettle Refugees and Planning for the Impact of Climate Change on Migration

FEBRUARY 04, 2021 •  PRESIDENTIAL ACTIONS   By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. 1101 et seq., I hereby order as follows: Section 1.  Policy.  The long tradition of the United States as a leader in refugee resettlement provides …

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Remarks by President Biden on America’s Place in the World

U.S. Department of State Headquarters Harry S. Truman Building Washington, D.C. 2:45 P.M. EST THE PRESIDENT:  Mr. Secretary, it’s great to be here with you.  And I’ve been looking forward a long time to be able to call you “Mr. Secretary.” Good afternoon, everyone.  It’s an honor to be back at the State Department under …

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Paris Climate Agreement – Acceptance on Behalf of the United States of America

JANUARY 20, 2021 • STATEMENTS AND RELEASES I, Joseph R. Biden Jr., President of the United States of America, having seen and considered the Paris Agreement, done at Paris on December 12, 2015, do hereby accept the said Agreement and every article and clause thereof on behalf of the United States of America. Done at Washington this …

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Letter to His Excellency António Guterres

JANUARY 20, 2021 • STATEMENTS AND RELEASES His Excellency Mr. António Guterres Secretary-General United Nations New York Excellency: This letter constitutes a retraction by the Government of the United States of the letter dated July 6, 2020, notifying you that the Government of the United States intended to withdraw from the World Health Organization (WHO), effective July …

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Statement from the Press Secretary on Sudan

 Issued on: October 23, 2020 President Donald J. Trump has informed Congress of his intent to formally rescind Sudan’s designation as a State Sponsor of Terrorism.  This follows on Sudan’s recent agreement to resolve certain claims of United States victims of terror and their families.  Yesterday, in fulfillment of that agreement, the transitional government of Sudan …

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President Donald J. Trump Brokers a Historic Peace Agreement Between Israel and Sudan

“They are choosing a future in which Arabs and Israelis, Muslims, Jews, and Christians can live together, pray together, and dream together, side by side, in harmony, community, and peace.” President Donald J. Trump STRIKING ANOTHER HISTORIC AGREEMENT: President Donald J. Trump has brokered a peace agreement between Sudan and Israel – the third such …

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President Donald J. Trump Has Brokered a Historic Deal Between Israel and the Kingdom of Bahrain

Now that the ice has been broken, I expect more Arab and Muslim countries will follow the United Arab Emirates’ lead. President Donald J. Trump SECURING ANOTHER HISTORIC AGREEMENT: President Donald J. Trump has brokered a deal to establish full diplomatic relations between Bahrain and Israel – the second such agreement between Israel and an …

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President Donald J. Trump Has Secured a Historic Deal Between Israel and the United Arab Emirates to Advance Peace and Prosperity In the Region

“Our vision is one of peace, security, and prosperity—in this region, and in the world. Our goal is a coalition of nations who share the aim of stamping out extremism and providing our children a hopeful future that does honor to God.” –President Donald J. Trump  SECURING A HISTORIC AGREEMENT: President Donald J. Trump has secured the …

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Joint Statement from the President of the United States Donald J. Trump and His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 9, 2019 Today, as leaders of the United States and Qatar, we committed to further advancing the high-level strategic cooperation between our two countries.  The United States and Qatar share a history of friendship based on common efforts and mutual respect.  For decades, the bonds between our great nations have strengthened, reinforcing an increasingly close strategic and defense relationship focused on countering threats …

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Press Roundtable Previews Amir’s U.S. visit

CDA William Grant discussed and previewed the Amir’s upcoming trip to Washington, DC from July 8 – 11. CDA Grant said that the U.S. and Qatar enjoy a long-standing and multi-faceted bilateral relationship, and that relationship is based on shared goals: combat terrorism, promote regional security and stability, and combat criminal threats in the Gulf. …

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Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Emir Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, April 10 2018

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2018 Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Emir Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani President Donald J. Trump welcomed Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani of Qatar to the White House today.  The President and the Emir discussed ways to strengthen …

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Statement from President Donald J. Trump on Ramadan

On behalf of the American people, I would like to wish all Muslims a joyful Ramadan. During this month of fasting from dawn to dusk, many Muslims in America and around the world will find meaning and inspiration in acts of charity and meditation that strengthen our communities.  At its core, the spirit of Ramadan …

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President Trump’s Women’s History Month Proclamation

  We are proud of our Nation’s achievements in promoting women’s full participation in all aspects of American life and are resolute in our commitment to supporting women’s continued advancement in America and around the world. America honors the celebrated women pioneers and leaders in our history, as well as those unsung women heroes of …

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President’s call with His Highness the Amir

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release February 10, 2017 Readout of the President’s Call with His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani, the Amir of Qatar President Trump spoke yesterday by telephone with His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Amir of Qatar.  They reaffirmed the close defense cooperation …

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