Thursday, 19 January 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
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Helene Cooper

Helene Cooper

Helene Cooper is a Liberian-born American journalist who is a White House correspondent for the New York Times. Before that, she was the paper's diplomatic correspondent in Washington, D.C.. She joined the Times in 2004 as assistant editorial page editor.

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Egypt, Hearing From Obama, Moves to Heal Rift From Protests

By Mark Landler, David D Kirkpatrick and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

US Focuses on Hands Off Toppling of Syrian Government

By Eric Schmitt and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

US Officials Debate Speeding Afghan Pullout

By Eric Schmitt and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama Seeks to End Subsidies for Oil and Gas Companies

By Helene Cooper and Jonathan Weisman, The New York Times News Service | Report

US Sees Iran Attacks as Likely if Israel Strikes

By Thom Shanker, Ethan Bronner and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama to Make Recess Appointment for Head of New Consumer Protection Agency

By John H Cushman Jr and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama, at UN, Explains Rationale for Opposing Palestinian Statehood Bid

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama Vows Veto if Deficit Plan Has No Tax Increases

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama to Offer Plan to Cut Deficit by Over $3 Trillion

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

House Passes Bill on Debt Ceiling

By Michael D Shear, Helene Cooper and Carl Hulse, New York Times News Service | News Report

Rival Debt Plans Being Assembled by Party Leaders

By Helene Cooper and Jennifer Steinhauer, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama Addresses Jewish Group, Just Days After Mideast Speech

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Behind the Hunt for Osama bin Laden

By Peter Baker, Mark Mazzetti and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Bin Laden Is Dead, Obama Says

By Peter Baker, Mark Mazzetti and Helene Cooper, Truthout | Report

Bin Laden Dead, Says Obama

By Helene Cooper and Peter Baker, The New York Times News Service | Report

Invitation to Israeli Leader Puts Obama on the Spot

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report
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Helene Cooper

Helene Cooper

Helene Cooper is a Liberian-born American journalist who is a White House correspondent for the New York Times. Before that, she was the paper's diplomatic correspondent in Washington, D.C.. She joined the Times in 2004 as assistant editorial page editor.

Other articles by this author

091412-3 thumb

Egypt, Hearing From Obama, Moves to Heal Rift From Protests

By Mark Landler, David D Kirkpatrick and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

US Focuses on Hands Off Toppling of Syrian Government

By Eric Schmitt and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

US Officials Debate Speeding Afghan Pullout

By Eric Schmitt and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama Seeks to End Subsidies for Oil and Gas Companies

By Helene Cooper and Jonathan Weisman, The New York Times News Service | Report

US Sees Iran Attacks as Likely if Israel Strikes

By Thom Shanker, Ethan Bronner and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama to Make Recess Appointment for Head of New Consumer Protection Agency

By John H Cushman Jr and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama, at UN, Explains Rationale for Opposing Palestinian Statehood Bid

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama Vows Veto if Deficit Plan Has No Tax Increases

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama to Offer Plan to Cut Deficit by Over $3 Trillion

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

House Passes Bill on Debt Ceiling

By Michael D Shear, Helene Cooper and Carl Hulse, New York Times News Service | News Report

Rival Debt Plans Being Assembled by Party Leaders

By Helene Cooper and Jennifer Steinhauer, The New York Times News Service | Report

Obama Addresses Jewish Group, Just Days After Mideast Speech

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Behind the Hunt for Osama bin Laden

By Peter Baker, Mark Mazzetti and Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report

Bin Laden Is Dead, Obama Says

By Peter Baker, Mark Mazzetti and Helene Cooper, Truthout | Report

Bin Laden Dead, Says Obama

By Helene Cooper and Peter Baker, The New York Times News Service | Report

Invitation to Israeli Leader Puts Obama on the Spot

By Helene Cooper, The New York Times News Service | Report