Presidential Proclamation–Honoring the Victims of the Attack in Dallas, Texas; Click for video

President Obama has ordered flags at half-staff.

As a mark of respect for the victims of the attack on police officers perpetrated on Thursday, July 7, 2016, in Dallas, Texas, Present Obama has ordered that the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff at the White House and upon all public buildings and grounds, at all military posts and naval stations, and on all naval vessels of the Federal Government in the District of Columbia and throughout the United States and its Territories and possessions until sunset, July 12, 2016. President Obama is the first President of United States who have ordered Flags at half-staff more than any other president in History.

Half-mast or half-staff refers to a flag flying below the summit on a pole. 

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