U.S. State Department

Monday, November 2, 2015 - 07:07
A new fact sheet from the U.S. Department of State outlines the new assistance programs that the U.S. plans to undertake in Central Asia.
Monday, August 31, 2015 - 06:55
This week marked another reform milestone for Ukraine—the newly trained Patrol Police in Odesa were publicly sworn-in in front of Ukraine’s President Poroshenko, Prime Minister Yatsenyuk, and Minister of Internal Affairs Avakov.
Friday, June 26, 2015 - 10:40
Sarah Sewall speaks about efforts to counter violent extremism in Africa
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 07:04
Vice President Biden told a November 14 Washington conference that the administration is committed to working with Central American countries to create the economic, social, governance and citizen security conditions to address increases in migration.
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 08:14
The United States is establishing an in-country refugee/parole program in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras to provide a safe, legal, and orderly alternative to the dangerous journey that some children are currently undertaking to the United States.
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 05:09
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh discussed the Isreali-Palestinian Peace Process, the crisis in Syria and Iraq, and combatting extremism in the region in general.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 05:49
Secretary Kerry named Ambassador Nancy Powell to lead the Ebola Coordination Unit at the Department of State. In this role, Ambassador Powell will lead the State Department’s outreach to international partners, including foreign governments, to ensure a speedy and truly global response to this crisis.
Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 15:13
Uruguay is a country that is known for promoting peace and freedom and democracy, and particularly for promoting a strong social agenda in order to deal with the problems of growing an economy and providing equality, of opportunity for people. I
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 00:00
Assistant Secretary Jacobson and Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael Kozak will participate in the U.S.–Mexico Bilateral Human Rights Dialogue with Mexican officials.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 00:00
We don't think that Venezuela should continue down this path, and that obviously, they can't solve their problems by criminalizing or cracking down on dissent; that the government should choose dialogue over confrontation.