President Obama
Media playback is unsupported on your device

LIVE: President Obama gives White House news conference

9 August 2013 Last updated at 19:46 BST

President Barack Obama gives a news conference, including questions on US security and surveillance, and on Russia.

On Thursday, the president met with the CEOs of Apple Inc, AT&T Inc as well as other top technology and privacy representatives to discuss government surveillance in the wake of revelations about the programmes.