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Remarks at the World Economic Forum

Saturday, 24 January 2015, 10:50 am | U.S. Department of State

SECRETARY KERRY: Good afternoon, everybody. Klaus, thank you very, very much for not just a very generous introduction, but thank you for your extraordinary leadership here for so many years. I have enjoyed taking part and coming here for a great one-stop ... More >>

Joint Statement on South Sudan Peace Negotiations

Saturday, 24 January 2015, 10:48 am | U.S. Department of State

The text of the following statement was issued jointly by the Governments of the United States of America, the United Kingdom, and Norway. More >>

Developments in Yemen

Saturday, 24 January 2015, 10:47 am | U.S. Department of State

The United States is troubled by reports of President Hadi and his cabinet’s resignation. At this time, it is critical that all sides avoid violence. More >>

On the Death of King Abdullah

Saturday, 24 January 2015, 10:46 am | U.S. Department of State

This is a sad day. The United States has lost a friend, and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Middle East, and the world has lost a revered leader. King Abdullah was a man of wisdom and vision. I loved my visits with him as a Senator and as Secretary. ... More >>

ITU World Radiocommunication Conference

Friday, 23 January 2015, 2:24 pm | U.S. Department of State

S. Decker Anstrom joined the Office of International Communications and Information Policy to lead preparations and the U.S. delegation to the World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 (WRC-15) under the auspices of the International Telecommunication ... More >>

Ambassador Sung Kim Travel to Tokyo and Beijing

Friday, 23 January 2015, 1:43 pm | U.S. Department of State

Special Representative for North Korea Policy Ambassador Sung Kim will travel to Japan and China January 26-30 for meetings with senior officials on North Korea policy. These will include a trilateral meeting in Tokyo between the United States, the Republic ... More >>

Remarks With UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond

Friday, 23 January 2015, 1:41 pm | U.S. Department of State

Remarks With UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond Before the Counter-ISIL Coalition Small Group Meeting More >>

New U.S. Consulate General in Hyderabad, India

Thursday, 22 January 2015, 12:34 pm | U.S. Department of State

The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces the Design Architect for the New U.S. Consulate General in Hyderabad, India More >>

Increased Violence in Democratic Republic of the Congo

Thursday, 22 January 2015, 12:32 pm | U.S. Department of State

The United States is deeply concerned after a second day of violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, following the National Assembly's passage of electoral legislation and as the Senate began consideration of similar legislation. More >>

Transfer of Dominic Ongwen to the ICC

Thursday, 22 January 2015, 12:30 pm | U.S. Department of State

The United States welcomes the transfer of Dominic Ongwen by Central African authorities to the International Criminal Court (ICC) today. This transfer took place as a result of close cooperation and consultation by the governments of the Central African Republic ... More >>

U.S. Condemns Violence in Niger

Thursday, 22 January 2015, 12:29 pm | U.S. Department of State

The United States strongly condemns the violence that occurred in Niger on January 16 and 17 during protests against the depiction of the Prophet Mohamed in the French journal Charlie Hebdo, which resulted in the deaths of at least 10 people and the ... More >>

U.S.-India Information and Communications Technology

Sunday, 18 January 2015, 10:44 am | U.S. Department of State

Joint Press Statement of the U.S.-India Information and Communications Technology Working Group Meeting More >>

Statement on ICC Prosecutor's Decision

Sunday, 18 January 2015, 10:43 am | U.S. Department of State

Press Statement Jeff Rathke Director, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Press Relations Washington, DC January 16, 2015 More >>

Convictions in Mauritania

Sunday, 18 January 2015, 10:42 am | U.S. Department of State

Convictions in Mauritania of Biram Ould Dah Ould Abeid, Brahim Bilal Ramdhane and Djiby Sow More >>

Policy Planning Director McKean Travel to the United Kingdom

Sunday, 18 January 2015, 10:38 am | U.S. Department of State

Director of Policy Planning David McKean will travel to London on January 16. While there, he will meet with senior government officials in the Prime Minister’s office and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Members of Parliament, and experts from ... More >>

Interview With Mediafax

Saturday, 17 January 2015, 12:52 pm | U.S. Department of State

Interview Victoria Nuland Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Bucharest, Romania January 14, 2015 More >>

NOAA Climate Study 2014 Reveals Hottest Year on Record

Saturday, 17 January 2015, 10:56 am | U.S. Department of State

What’s surprising is that anyone is surprised that 2014 was the hottest year on record. The science has been screaming at us for a long, long time. We’ve seen thirteen of the warmest years on record since 2000. Greenhouse gas emissions from ... More >>

Remarks With Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo After Their Meeting

Saturday, 17 January 2015, 10:55 am | U.S. Department of State

SECRETARY KERRY: Well, Madam Mayor, thank you for that very, very generous welcome, and thank you for reminding us of the extraordinary history (inaudible). And what an honor for me to be here in this historic venue which the mayor just talked about ... More >>

Remarks With French President Hollande Before Their Meeting

Saturday, 17 January 2015, 10:54 am | U.S. Department of State

PRESIDENT HOLLANDE: (In progress) (Via interpreter) And (inaudible) victims of terrorism a couple of months ago, this is the reason why (inaudible) the violence together. This is the purpose of (inaudible) our friendship. More >>

Sentence of Saudi Human Rights Lawyer Waleed Abu al-Khair

Saturday, 17 January 2015, 10:53 am | U.S. Department of State

Press Statement Marie Harf Deputy Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC January 15, 2015 More >>

 

 

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