President Barack Obama Addresses the Nation

Tue, 05/01/2012 - 7:30pm - 8:00pm

The President will discuss the future of the NATO mission in Afghanistan.

WXXI will carry President Obama's address to the nation on the first anniversary of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden tonight. The President's speech will be part of WXXI-TV/HD's regularly scheduled NewsHour broadcast at 7:00 p.m. The speech will begin at approximately 7:30 p.m. AM 1370/FM 91.5 will air NPR's live, anchored coverage of the address, beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Earlier today the President landed in Afghanistan on a suprise visit. He will address the nation from Bagram Air Base outside of Kabul.

To read NPR's story about his Afghanistan unannouced trip, click here.