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# obama - Yesterday’s News

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From TheJournal.ie Obama accuses companies that relocate to Ireland of “gaming the system” Debt And Taxes

Obama accuses companies that relocate to Ireland of “gaming the system”

The President was not happy. Not happy at all.

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# obama - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Obamacare on the rocks? Controversial law hits major court setback Trouble

Obamacare on the rocks? Controversial law hits major court setback

The ruling means many low and middle-income people could face price hikes.

# obama - Thursday 17 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US will offer any assistance needed to determine what happened to flight MH17 Mh17

US will offer any assistance needed to determine what happened to flight MH17

Obama said his first priority was to determine whether there were any US citizens were on board.

# obama - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This poignant Michelle Obama photo perfectly captures 60 years of American history Snapshot

This poignant Michelle Obama photo perfectly captures 60 years of American history

The First Lady herself grew up in segregated schools. So, you know, it’s a fairly decent photo.

# obama - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US ambassador designate says he would like to meet all parties in Northern Ireland New Job

US ambassador designate says he would like to meet all parties in Northern Ireland

He said he would like to see everyone get back to the table so that the Haas proposals could be adopted.

# obama - Friday 11 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Gaza death toll hits 100 as truce efforts waver Escalation

Gaza death toll hits 100 as truce efforts waver

Israeli airstrikes continue to bombard Gaza today as the Palestinian death toll reaches 100.

# obama - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “Do you wanna hit this?” – Barack Obama turns down offer of a joint in Colorado bar Audacity Of Dope

# obama - Friday 4 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Henry Healy: Finding out I was Barack Obama’s 8th cousin transformed my life Henry The Eighth

Henry Healy: Finding out I was Barack Obama’s 8th cousin transformed my life

The US President’s closest Irish relation was speaking ahead of the official opening of a Barack Obama visitor centre in Moneygall today.

# obama - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US companies who object to contraception on religious grounds won’t have to pay for it Obamacare

US companies who object to contraception on religious grounds won’t have to pay for it

The Supreme Court has decided on a long-running dispute about whether companies can opt out of certain aspects of employee health insurance.

# obama - Friday 27 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie $500 million to be spent training rebels, as US steps up Syria involvement Military

$500 million to be spent training rebels, as US steps up Syria involvement

They White House says it intends to “ramp up US support to the moderate Syrian opposition”.

# obama - Thursday 19 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US may send 100 special forces to Baghdad: official Iraq

US may send 100 special forces to Baghdad: official

President Obama has vowed not to approve “boots on the ground” in Iraq — three years after a large American force withdrew.

From TheJournal.ie Drones are ruled in, troops are ruled out but Obama still can’t decide on Iraq Hard Choices

Drones are ruled in, troops are ruled out but Obama still can’t decide on Iraq

The President would not need Congressional approval regardless of his decision.

# obama - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Iraq officially calls on the US to carry out air strikes on militants Insurgency

Iraq officially calls on the US to carry out air strikes on militants

However, a “military approach will not be enough”, Iraq’s foreign minister said.

# obama - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Special forces have captured the suspected ringleader behind the Benghazi attack Libya

Special forces have captured the suspected ringleader behind the Benghazi attack

Special forces, working with FBI agents, carried out Sunday’s operation and the suspect

From TheJournal.ie Nightmare for Obama as US confirms that troops will return to Iraq Going Back

Nightmare for Obama as US confirms that troops will return to Iraq

275 US military personnel are being deployed to Baghdad to protect American personnel and the embassy.

# obama - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Iraqi security forces stage major counter-attack against militants Insurgency

Iraqi security forces stage major counter-attack against militants

As many as 279 “terrorists” have been killed in the past 24 hours, security officials said.

# obama - Friday 13 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Obama says he will not send troops to Iraq but he’s examining other options Extremist Offensive

Obama says he will not send troops to Iraq but he’s examining other options

The Iraqi Prime Minister asked the United States to provide military assistance to counter an advance by a Sunni extremist movement.

# obama - Saturday 7 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Who pays for Michelle Obama’s wardrobe? First Lady Of Fashion

Who pays for Michelle Obama’s wardrobe?

The US taxpayer doesn’t foot the bill, but that doesn’t mean Obama pays full price.

# obama - Friday 6 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ceasefire call sparks hope for peace in south-eastern Ukraine Poroshenko

Ceasefire call sparks hope for peace in south-eastern Ukraine

Both Russian and Ukrainian leaders have jointly called for an end to violence in the region.

From TheJournal.ie Obama and Putin exchanged “brief comments” while waiting for lunch today Awkward

Obama and Putin exchanged “brief comments” while waiting for lunch today

The ‘informal conversation’ was their first meeting since the start of the Ukraine crisis.

# obama - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Obama and Putin may “cross paths” during D-Day commemorations Awkward

Obama and Putin may “cross paths” during D-Day commemorations

Obama is in Poland and announced a expansion of US military presence in Europe.

# obama - Thursday 29 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Adams in Washington for post-Haass talks Obama Officials

Adams in Washington for post-Haass talks

Efforts to re-start the process chaired by Haass are getting under way in the wake of last Friday’s elections.

# obama - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US to keep 9,800 troops in Afghanistan after end of combat operations Ongoing Mission

US to keep 9,800 troops in Afghanistan after end of combat operations

Under the plan announced at the White House, America will gradually withdraw troops until only a small residual force remains.

# obama - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

# obama - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US sends 80 extra troops to Chad to help in search for missing schoolgirls Support

US sends 80 extra troops to Chad to help in search for missing schoolgirls

President Barack Obama made the announcement today.

# obama - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie White House says botched execution wasn’t humane, but maintains support for death penalty Clayton Lockett

White House says botched execution wasn’t humane, but maintains support for death penalty

President Barack Obama believes the death penalty doesn’t deter crime, but still supports it in some cases.

# obama - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Score LA Clippers players stage silent protest after team owner involved in racism controversy Fighting Back

LA Clippers players stage silent protest after team owner involved in racism controversy

Team owner Donald Sterling did not attend their NBA playoff loss.

# obama - Saturday 26 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Obama will continue to be ‘a strong ally’ of Ireland – Jen O’Malley Dillon Immigration Reform

Obama will continue to be ‘a strong ally’ of Ireland – Jen O’Malley Dillon

President Obama’s former deputy campaign manager said politics was a difficult career regardless of your gender.

From TheJournal.ie G7 leaders to impose further sanctions on Russia over escalating Ukraine crisis Invasion

G7 leaders to impose further sanctions on Russia over escalating Ukraine crisis

The sanctions could be imposed as early as Monday.

# obama - Friday 25 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Obama confirms that if Putin was drowning, he would probably jump in to save him Tensions

Obama confirms that if Putin was drowning, he would probably jump in to save him

“If anybody is out there drowning, I would save them. I used to be a pretty good swimmer, I grew up in Hawaii.”

# obama - Sunday 20 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie 43 dead in two days of drone attacks in Yemen Drone Strikes

43 dead in two days of drone attacks in Yemen

Officials have confirmed that at least three civilians have been killed in the strikes.

# obama - Friday 18 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine’s pro-Russian rebels won’t abide by an international agreement reached yesterday Rebel Gunmen

Ukraine’s pro-Russian rebels won’t abide by an international agreement reached yesterday

Obama has warned that if there’s no progress “additional consequences” will be imposed on Russia.

# obama - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ukrainian leader says Russia wants to set southeast ‘on fire’ Ukraine

Ukrainian leader says Russia wants to set southeast ‘on fire’

Turchynov spoke of his “full-scale anti-terrorist operation” that aims to dislodge pro-Russian gunmen from their positions.

# obama - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie US:Russia tensions now affecting space exploration, as NASA cuts Moscow contacts Crimea Crisis

US:Russia tensions now affecting space exploration, as NASA cuts Moscow contacts

The US space agency has cut all contacts with Russia, except for cooperation on board the International Space Station.

From The Score President Obama and ‘Big Papi’ had great craic at the Red Sox’ White House reception Sox Nation

President Obama and ‘Big Papi’ had great craic at the Red Sox’ White House reception

Baseball big-hitter David Ortiz grabbed POTUS in for a quick selfie.

# obama - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Putin calls Obama to suggest examining ‘possible steps’ to calm Ukraine Talk It Out

Putin calls Obama to suggest examining ‘possible steps’ to calm Ukraine

Putin told Obama that Russia was still alarmed over the situation in Ukraine after the fall of president Viktor Yanukovych.

# obama - Friday 28 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Vladimir Putin has called Barack Obama to talk about a Ukraine solution On The Line

Vladimir Putin has called Barack Obama to talk about a Ukraine solution

The Secretary General of the UN has said Putin told him he had “no intention” to make any further incursions into Ukrainian territory.

# obama - Thursday 27 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Popular Pope meets increasingly unpopular US President Audience With The Pope

Popular Pope meets increasingly unpopular US President

US bishops were among the most outspoken opponents of Obamacare, objecting to its mandatory coverage of contraception.

# obama - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Obama’s secret service agents sent home after getting drunk in Amsterdam Eurotrip

Obama’s secret service agents sent home after getting drunk in Amsterdam

“One of them was found drunk and passed out in a hotel hallway,” according to the Washington Post.

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