Resources - Policy Statements

This section presents links to what people are saying about U.S. security policy around the world. Select one of the four types of policy statements from the menu at the right to filter the results below. 

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Thursday, March 19, 2015
Joint Statement on the Signing of the U.S.-Mexico Memorandum of Understanding on InternshipsEnglish
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Mexico
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Monday, March 16, 2015
This commentary by Vice President Biden outlining the Obama administration’s commitment to Central America first appeared in The Hill on March 10.English
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Central America Regional
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Monday, March 16, 2015
More than 172 members of Joint Task Force-Bravo completed a seven-mile round trip hike to deliver more than 4,500 pounds of food and supplies to families in need in the mountain village of La Brea and Laguna, Honduras, Feb. 28, 2015.
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Honduras
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Monday, March 16, 2015
During a port visit to Cartagena, Colombia, Sailors attached to the guided-missile frigate USS Kauffman (FFG 59), Helicopter Anti-Submarine Light Squadron (HSL) 60, Det. 1, and members of the Colombian coast guard participated in a community relations project Feb. 16 at a local elementary school.English
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Colombia
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Monday, March 16, 2015
As Soldiers from the South Carolina Army National Guard’s 125th Multi-Role Bridge Company from Abbeville, South Carolina. ferried a vehicle across the Sampit River, they were joined by curious onlookers. None more important than members of the Colombian military who are on hand this week to watch Vigilant Guard unfold.English
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Colombia
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Monday, March 16, 2015
Members of Joint Task Force-Bravo, Guatemalan Ministry of Health, and members of the Guatemalan military joined forces for a Medical Readiness Training Exercise in La Blanca, Guatemala, Feb. 25-26.English
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Guatemala
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Report on Vice President Biden's meeting =with the Presidents of Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador and Inter-American Development.
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Central America Regional
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Joint statement on the Plan for the Alliance for Prosperity in the Northern Triangle of Central America issued by the Presidents of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, and Vice President of the United States of America.
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Central America Regional
Guatemala
El Salvador
Honduras
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Friday, February 27, 2015
Menendez: “As the Department of State moves forward with its review of Cuba as a State Sponsor of Terrorism, it is essential to recognize that the Castro regime has a long track record of providing sanctuary to terrorists and harboring U.S. fugitives who have murdered American citizens, while undermining international security.”English
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Cuba
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Friday, February 27, 2015
Roberta Jacobson, United States Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs, remarks on the Re-Establishment of Diplomatic Relations with Cuba.
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Cuba
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Friday, February 27, 2015
Secretary of State, John Kerry and Her Excellency, Dr. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the president of Liberia, discuss success and further challenges of the Ebola crisis. President Sirleaf is a very distinguished world leader, the deserving recipient of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize, and the first woman elected head of state in Africa.English
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Liberia
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Friday, February 27, 2015
The U.S.-Liberia relationship dates back nearly 200 years and is stronger than ever as we continue working together to get to zero Ebola cases. Liberia, under the leadership of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has emerged from over a decade of war to be a key champion of democracy, peace, and development. English
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Liberia
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Tom Malinowski, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, speaks at Middle East Research Institute at Erbil, Iraq.English
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Iraq
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Other Economic Aid
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Tuesday, February 24, 2015
John Kerry, Secretary of State, gave opening remarks before the Senate Appropriations Committee on Foreign Operations on FY 2016 State Department Budget Request.English
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Global
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Monday, February 23, 2015
The South Carolina Air National Guard welcomed officers from the Colombian air force last week as part of a key leader engagement and subject matter expert exchange.English
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Colombia
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Monday, February 23, 2015
The United States condemns the detention of Caracas Metropolitan Mayor Antonio Ledezma by Venezuelan security forces, as well as the systematic intimidation of other leading opposition figures. These actions appear to be a clear attempt by the Venezuelan government to divert attention from the country’s economic and political challenges. English
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Venezuela
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Monday, February 23, 2015
On February 27, Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta S. Jacobson will host a delegation from the Cuban government led by Josefina Vidal, general director of the U.S. Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, to discuss re-establishing diplomatic relations.English
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Cuba
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Monday, February 23, 2015
Secretary of State John Kerry remarks with Costa Rican Foreign Minister Manuel Gonzalez SanzEnglish
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Costa Rica
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Monday, February 23, 2015
Secretary of State John Kerry announcing the new Special Envoy for the Colombian Peace Process Bernie Aronson. English
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Colombia
Cuba
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Friday, February 20, 2015
A lot has happened in the last years that has emboldened some of the extremists. It’s something that Pakistan is deeply concerned about. U.S. looks forward to continuing the cooperative effort on the economy as well as the cooperative effort in counterterrorism and democracy building.English
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Pakistan
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