President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Presidents Sirleaf, Obama Meet February 27 At White House
MONROVIA, February 21 (LINA) - U.S. President Barack Obama will hold talks with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Friday, February 27, at the White House.
President Sirleaf’s visit comes at a time of critical cooperation between the United States and Liberia, according to a statement issued by Obama’s Press Secretary and .released by the U.S. embassy in Monrovia
“As President Obama announced last week, the United States is moving to the next phase of its Ebola response, which will be characterized by an intensive effort to reach zero Ebola cases in West Africa,” the statement said.
It noted: “The President looks forward to building on a strong and historic partnership with Liberia and discussing a range of topics with President Sirleaf, including the ongoing Ebola response, the region’s economic recovery plans, and other issues of mutual interest.”