President Obama on Weapons Proliferation

President Obama spoke in Hradcanske Namesti Square about the proliferation of nuclear weapons and his hopes that European nations would… read more

President Obama spoke in Hradcanske Namesti Square about the proliferation of nuclear weapons and his hopes that European nations would join the United States in confronting the threat. He further said that the United States had a moral responsibility to lead because no other country has used a nuclear weapon in war.

He also responded to the launch of a North Korean missile saying that the launch “broke the rules again” and was a provocative action which demanded a response by the international community. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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President Obama on Weapons Proliferation

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Program ID:
285088-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Prague, Czechoslovakia
First Aired:
Apr 5, 2009
Last Aired:
Apr 6, 2009

Airing Details

  • Apr 05, 2009 | 10:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 05, 2009 | 5:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 06, 2009 | 1:40am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 06, 2009 | 5:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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