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Michelle Obama, Julia Roberts promote girls' education in Vietnam

The visitors joined the students in a life-skills training session where the girls practiced perseverance, critical thinking, negotiating, and leadership skills.

The East Sea and US-VN-China relations after Xi Jinping’s US visit

VietNamNet would like to present an article by Dr. Tran Cong Truc, former Head of the Government Boundary Committee on US - Vietnam - China relations and the East Sea, after Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to the US.

US State Dept 'advises lifting Cuba from terror list'

 The US State Department has recommended that Cuba be removed from its list of states said to sponsor terrorism, a leading member of the Senate Foreign Affairs Committee says.

Obama to discuss cybersecurity with tech bosses

 US President Barack Obama and Apple's Tim Cook are among the speakers at a cybersecurity summit on Friday.

Obama arrives for three-day India visit

 US President Barack Obama has arrived in India for a three-day visit amid an unprecedented security operation.

State of the Union: Obama demands spread of wealth

 US President Barack Obama has declared an end to the financial crisis and pledged economic policies to benefit all Americans, in his annual State of the Union address to Congress.

Abdul-Rahman Kassig killing is pure evil, says Obama

 US President Barack Obama has condemned the killing of US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig as "an act of pure evil".

Iraq crisis: Obama to set out 'US offensive against IS'

 US President Barack Obama is to set out his "game plan" against Islamic State militants in a speech on Wednesday.

Obama adopts civilian nuclear pact with Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – US President Barack Obama on February 24 approved a civilian nuclear deal with Vietnam, paving the way for the US to sell its reactors to this Southeast Asian nation.

Obama says 2014 will be 'breakthrough' for US economy

 Citing stronger growth figures, US President Barack Obama says 2014 will be a 'breakthrough year' for the US economy.

Obama defends health reform as 'not just a website'

 US President Barack Obama on Monday defended his health reform, declaring at a White House event that, despite numerous glitches, the program is already helping many uninsured Americans.

Obama to name Janet Yellen as next Fed chair

 U.S. President Barack Obama is to nominate current Federal Reserve Vice Chairwoman Janet Yellen to be the next Fed chief on Wednesday, media reports said Tuesday.

Congress 'playing with fire' on debt ceiling

 US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew warned Sunday that Congress was "playing with fire" as Republicans raised the threat of a US default if President Barack Obama refuses to negotiate on spending.

Obama warns Wall Street over fiscal crisis

 US President Barack Obama sent Wall Street a blunt warning Wednesday that it should be very worried about a political crisis that has shut down the government and could trigger a US debt default.

Obama blames Republicans for government shutdown, defends Obamacare

 U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday blamed Republicans in Congress for the federal government shutdown, and defended his signature health care law.

Iranian president pledges to never develop nuclear weapons: U.S. media

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told a major U.S. network on Wednesday that his administration will never develop nuclear weapons and that he has full authority to make a deal with Western powers on his country's atomic program.

Obama, Assad go head-to-head in US interview duel

 Presidents Barack Obama and Bashar Al-Assad will go head-to-head in dueling US television interviews, as a crucial week dawns for the US leader's push for air attacks on Syria.

Top US lawmakers rally behind Obama Syria plan

 Top US lawmakers began rallying behind President Barack Obama's plan to launch military strikes against Syria to warn the regime and nations like Iran that the world will never condone chemical weapons.

Obama starts to build support for Syria strike

 The White House battled Monday for congressional authorization to bomb Syria, as two top Republicans warned that a "no" vote after President Barack Obama had threatened action would be catastrophic.

Obama travels to tornado-ravaged Oklahoma

 President Barack Obama traveled to Oklahoma Sunday to view devastation from last week's monster tornado that killed 24 people, as the governor sought federal aid for thousands left destitute by the disaster.