Presidential Speech in Egypt

President Obama delivered a speech at Cairo University and spoke about U.S. relations with, and outreach to, the Muslim world. He… read more

President Obama delivered a speech at Cairo University and spoke about U.S. relations with, and outreach to, the Muslim world. He spoke about finding “common ground” and “a new beginning” with the Muslim world. He also characterized the military occupation of Iraq a “war of choice,” called on Muslim nations to confront “violent extremists,” encouraged Iran to negotiate with the West on the future of its nuclear program, talked about women’s rights, and said the U.S. was committed to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. close

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Presidential Speech in Egypt

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Program ID:
286821-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cairo, Egypt
First Aired:
Jun 4, 2009
Last Aired:
Jun 7, 2009

Airing Details

  • Jun 04, 2009 | 6:10am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 04, 2009 | 11:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2009 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2009 | 7:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2009 | 7:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 04, 2009 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 04, 2009 | 11:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 05, 2009 | 2:25am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 07, 2009 | 10:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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