Back in 2009 - Obama " ">I will never hide the truth because it’s uncomfortable. I will deal with Congress and the courts as co-equal branches of government. I will tell the American people what I know and don’t know, and when I release something publicly or keep something secret, I will tell you why.
A lighthearted President Barack Obama on Wednesday joked that although he had landed in Roswell he could not disclose if extra-terrestrials had done the same in a flying saucer in 1947.
"I announced to people when I landed that I come in peace," said the US leader, mocking an expression attributed to alien species in numerous works of fiction, including the animated blockbuster comedy "Toy Story."
Roswell, a town of 50 000 inhabitants in the state of New Mexico, is known worldwide for being the place where a spacecraft and its alien occupants were allegedly recovered 65 years ago and then hidden by the US government.
"Let me tell you, there are nine- and 10-year-old boys... when I meet them they ask me, have you been to Roswell, and is it true what they say?" Obama said.
"And I tell them, If I told you I'd have to kill you. And you know, their eyes get all big,"
ll big," the president added in Maljamar, a town 80 kilometers away from Roswell, where he was trumpeting his energy policy.
"We're gonna keep our secrets here!" he concluded. Source read more