The release of the ten inmates comes mere days before President Obama leaves office.
President Obama paid tribute to the vice-president for his long-time service to the country, as well as initiatives and legislation instituted by his deputy.
President Obama awarded the honour to his deputy in recognition of his long-standing service to the country.
The president’s speech touched on the highlights and lowlights of his tenure, and reiterated his belief in the people of America and sharing the way they inspired him with their “boundless capacity” to recreate their world, saying “the future should be ours.”
At the memorial, Prime Minister Abe offered his “sincere and everlasting condolences” for those who died in the attack.
President-elect Donald Trump might have changed his mind on his decision to repeal Obamacare, which was ‘his biggest campaign promise’.
U.S. President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in their first public step toward a transition of power in Washington, DC.
Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets around the United States of America, shouting ‘not my president’.
Trump, although he won his party’s nomination comfortably, continues to be the subject of considerable controversy in the United States and some of the most influential figures in United States politics (both Democrat and Republican) have warned against electing the real estate mogul to the country’s top office.
Obama, speaking at Fairfax this week, said President of the United States was a job that could not be taken for granted under any circumstances, adding that only a certain level of political experience would be suitable for this post.