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obamaOn June 4, the President will give a speech “A New Beginning:” in Cairo, Egypt, outlining his personal commitment to engagement with the Muslim world, based upon mutual interests and mutual respect, and will discuss how the United States and Muslim communities around the world can bridge some of the differences that have divided them.

The speech will be televised by CNN, BBC, and many local networks.  You can also log on to view the speech and to participate — hundreds of people are already signed up for the live webchat.

Additionally, America.gov has created a special page for those of you who are interested in the speech or in the partnership between the U.S. and countries in the Islamic world.  We hope you’ll have a moment to check it out — and don’t forget to let us know what you think.