In a New York Times op-ed, Mr Cox condemns populists who ‘share a strategy based on exploiting divisions between people’
Mr Obama called Alex a 'child who has not learned to be cynical or suspicious or fearful of other people because of where they come from, how they look, or how they pray'
'We all have to do better as leaders in tamping down, rather than encouraging, a notion of identity that leads us to diminish others'
'We must recognise that refugees are a symptom of larger failures - be it war, ethnic tensions or persecution'
Meeting will also discuss recently agreed deal on US military aid
‘I will consider it a personal insult – an insult to my legacy – if this community lets down its guard and fails to activate itself in this election,’ says Mr Obama
The two leaders are due to meet in New York next week
Major General Amos Yadlin says deal conditions will cause reduction of $100m
A revived birther furore would wreck Trump's outreach to blacks and Hispanics
The report is being released amid a new push by the whistleblower and his supporters to obtain a presidential pardon
The now 9-year-old activist became a household name after writing President Obama a letter inviting him to Flint
The Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument, some 130 miles off Cape Cod, is approximately the size of Connecticut
All the ingredients for trouble are there: protesters and security guards, augmented now by National Guardsmen called out by North Dakota’s governor. Everyone insists they want to avoid further violence, but a single mistaken gesture and tempers could boil over again
'I said I never made the statement. Check it out,' says the Filipino premier
Obama will join Clinton on the campaign trail next week
Conservative members of Congress are trying to tie the Obama administration's Syrian refugee resettlement programme to a spending bill that must pass by the end of the month