Covering the White House and U.S. politics for Reuters
WH's Susan Rice on MSNBC says Obama held a five-way video conference with European allies on Ukraine, Libya, etc.
Interesting line from WH's Dan Pfeiffer in reporters' gaggle: He sees Rand Paul as GOP 2016er who could be appealing to young voters.
Pres Obama spoke tonight with Netherlands PM Rutte. WH says they agreed more sanctions needed on Russia for arming Ukraine separatists.
Senior admin official on Netanyahu request to persuade FAA to lift aviation order: “We’re not going to overrule the FAA, period."