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President Obama on Friday will unveil a series of new executive actions designed to improve tribal education and economic development as he makes his first trip to Indian country as president.

While visiting the Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Nation in North Dakota, the president and first lady will hold a meeting with young Native Americans and attend a ceremony focused on honoring tribe members who served in the armed forces.

Obama is also expected to unveil a series of new government initiatives designed to improve Native American economic development, which lags behind the rest of the country.

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