All about Barack Obama

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By Edition On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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President trump reportedly ready to roll back Obama’s Cuba reforms

Donald trump’s administration is set to roll back the Cuba policies signed by his predecessor Barack Obama back in January. WASHINGTON – More than two years after the United States and Cuba turned a new page More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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The Obamas are kicking back in this Caribbean territory

The couple is said to be staying at Sir Richard Branson’s private getaway, Necker island. ROAD TOWN – Former US President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, have chosen the British Virgin Islands (BVI) as More...

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By Edition On Friday, December 16th, 2016
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Obama’s parting gift to the Caribbean

Obama is expected to sign into law legislation aimed at bolstering US/Caribbean relations on a range of critical issues. WASHINGTON – United States President Barack Obama is set to deliver a long awaited gift More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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Entrepreneurs from Curacao and Aruba to join U.S. President Obama in Peru following successful YLAI trip

WILLEMSTAD - Given their successful participation at the 2016 Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) in the United States, Aruban entrepreneur Anika Stevens and Curacaoan entrepreneur Ulvrin Sprott were More...

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By Edition On Friday, July 8th, 2016
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Puerto Ricans won’t accept US-imposed austerity without a fight

SAN JUAN - June 30 was a historic day for Puerto Rico, albeit an unhappy one. US President Barack Obama signed into law the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA), which imposes More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 30th, 2016
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Obama urges Venezuela to respect democratic process

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday urged the Venezuelan government to respect the democratic process and the rule of law, including allowing the release of political prisoners. “Given the very More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016
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Presidential Proclamation — National Caribbean-American Heritage Month, 2016

BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION The dynamism and diversity of Caribbean Americans have contributed to our Nation's story in extraordinary ways. Millions of people in the United States More...

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By Edition On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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U.S. Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative launches, young entrepreneurs encouraged to apply

WILLEMSTAD - Last year in Jamaica, President Obama launched the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) to expand opportunities for emerging entrepreneurs and civil society activists in the Americas. YLAI More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
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Obama calls on US Congress to lift Cuba embargo

HAVANA, Cuba - One of the ways to help Cubans is that the US Congress should lift the embargo once and for all, US President Barack Obama reiterated on Monday, during an official visit to the Caribbean island until More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 21st, 2016
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Historic day for Cuba – Historic day for the Caribbean

HAVANA - US President Barack Obama arrived in Havana some minutes before four on Sunday afternoon for a three day official visit to Cuba. Obama was welcomed by Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, accompanied More...