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White House Situation Room

secure conference room in the White House, Washington D.C.
English: The White House Situation Room is a conference room and intelligence management center in the basement of the West Wing of the White House. It is run by the National Security Council staff for the use of the President of the United States and his advisers (including Homeland Security and the White House Chief of Staff) to monitor and deal with crises at home and abroad and to conduct secure communications with outside (often overseas) persons. The Situation Room is equipped with secure, advanced communications equipment for the President to maintain command and control of U.S. forces around the world.
Français : La Situation Room, salle de conférence et de gestion de crise dans le sous-sol de l'Aile Ouest de la Maison blanche.