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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Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Today, as part of this effort, I am calling on Congress to support a new Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund of up to $5 billion, which will allow us to train, build capacity, and facilitate partner countries on the front lines. English
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Global
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Wednesday, May 28, 2014
In his West Point speech, the President will announce that he would ask Congress to support a new Counterterrorism Partnerships Fund (CTPF), which will provide the flexibility and resources required to respond to emerging needs as terrorist threats around the world continue to evolve.English
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Global
Afghanistan
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Friday, May 16, 2014
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Global
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Tuesday, May 13, 2014
May 12, 2014: U.S. Department of State Daily Press Briefing by Spokesperson Jen Psaki in Washington, DC. English
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Global
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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
The Department of State provides to Congress a full and complete annual report on terrorism for those countries and groups meeting the criteria.English
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Cameroon
Democratic Republic of Congo (Kinshasa)
South Africa
South Sudan
China
Hong Kong
North Korea
South Korea
France
Georgia
Germany
Russia
Egypt
Iraq
Israel
Saudi Arabia
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
India
Pakistan
Brazil
Colombia
Mexico
Peru
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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Spokesperson Jen Psaki addresses the State Department's annual terrorism report, Lebanon's presidential elections, and Turkey's democratic process. English
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Global
Cuba
Lebanon
Syria
Turkey
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Monday, April 14, 2014
Spokesperson Psaki addresses chemical weapons in Syria, the arrest of American citizens in Israel, the recent terrorist attacks in Nigeria, Iran's complaint to the United Nations, due process and Justice in Turkey, elections in Guinea-Bissau, election results in Afghanistan, the removal of travel restrictions for political parties in Iraq, and the USAID program in Cuba. English
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Syria
Israel
Nigeria
Iran
Turkey
Guinea-Bissau
Afghanistan
Iraq
Cuba
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Monday, April 14, 2014
Press Secretary Carney addresses the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan.English
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Afghanistan
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Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Such partnerships are not limited to humanitarian operations. Operations such as those in Libya, countering pirates off Somalia, in Afghanistan and in Iraq were performed by coalitions. English
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Libya
Afghanistan
South Sudan
Iraq
Somalia
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Monday, April 7, 2014
Today’s success clearly demonstrates that the Afghan people have chosen their future of progress and opportunity, the ISAF release said.English
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Afghanistan
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Monday, April 7, 2014
It is important that any allegation of electoral irregularities should be addressed through the established institutional mechanisms.English
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Afghanistan
Sunday, April 6, 2014
The low level of violence and high voter turnout, Dunford told Hagel, were credits to how far the Afghan security forces have progressed in competence and capability.English
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Afghanistan
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Thursday, April 3, 2014
The Department recognizes the concern of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) regarding Baghlan prison construction.English
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Afghanistan
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014
The United States encourages the presidential candidates, their supporters, and election officials to abide by the laws and regulations governing the elections. By committing to an inclusive, fair, and transparent process, Afghanistan’s leaders will contribute to an outcome that is broadly accepted by Afghans and that strengthens the unity of the country and its democratic future. English
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Afghanistan
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Today, NATO Foreign Ministers met with their counterparts from the Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI): Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates. This was the first meeting at the level of Foreign Ministers with the ICI countries, since the official launch of this initiative at the NATO Summit in Istanbul in June 2004. English
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Bahrain
Qatar
Kuwait
United Arab Emirates
Afghanistan
Libya
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
“It is vital that the elections are credible, inclusive and transparent. That their outcome is acceptable to the Afghan people. And that any alleged violations are addressed swiftly, through the established institutions”, NATO Secretary General added.English
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Afghanistan
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Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Through Kazakhstan’s renunciation of its nuclear arsenal – the fourth largest in the world at the time – this new member of the community of nations earned respect from around the world for its commitment to strengthening global security and respect for international norms. English
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Kazakhstan
Afghanistan
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Monday, March 31, 2014
"We have not and do not intend to transfer this equipment to the governments neighboring Afghanistan."English
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Afghanistan
Central Asia Regional
Pakistan
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Excess Defense Articles
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Thursday, March 27, 2014
Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James visited multiple Air Force units at five bases in Afghanistan, March 19-22. This is her first official visit outside the United States since being appointed in December 2013. English
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Afghanistan
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Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Spokesperson Jen Psaki discusses developments in U.S.-Syrian relations, ongoing negotiations in the Middle East peace talks, and other topics regarding U.S. security. English
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Syria
Pakistan
Russia
Ukraine
Palestinian Territories
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