President’s Friday

Quiet, rainy day. President meets w/science and technology advisers in AM, Treasury Sec. Lew in PM. Briefing 12:30 [...]

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Iranian Nuclear Talks Hit Snag

The clock is ticking: just six days to get a framework nuclear deal between Iran and the so-called P5+1 by a 31 March deadline - but there are last-minute snags that could derail a deal. Quick points:  The U.S. wants to curb [...]

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Afghanistan’s New Pro-American President in Town

Afghanistan's new president Ashraf Ghani visits White House today - as U.S. slows its military departure from that country. Ghani, seen as more reliable and pro-U.S. than former Pres. Karzai, wants U.S. troops to remain longer, which will likely happen. [...]

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