TITLE

Remarks at the Change of Command Ceremony for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at Fort Myer, Virginia

AUTHOR(S)
Obama, Barack
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;9/30/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents the text of the remarks of U.S. President Barack Obama, delivered at the change of command ceremony for the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at Fort Myer, Virginia on September 30, 2011. He acknowledges the people present at the ceremony such as members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden. He announces the death of Anwar al-Awlaki, a leader of Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, in Yemen. He cites the strengthening of the country's alliances.
ACCESSION #
66468136

 

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