U.S. Department of State

Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 08:50
Secretary of State John Kerry announced today at the Gulf Cooperation Council Summit in Qatar that the United States is providing nearly $62 million in additional humanitarian assistance to Iraqis.
Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 08:02
That demonstrated for me the need to highlight the fragile but significant developments in the region that have been fostered and sustained due primarily to assiduous diplomatic efforts.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 06:57
While in Ukraine we discussed the two key elements of our support for Ukraine and Ukrainian reform efforts, and that is reform of their police services and efforts to improve anticorruption and eliminate corruption from government institutions.
Monday, August 3, 2015 - 13:37
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry joined Foreign Ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states and the Secretary General of the GCC to discuss progress and chart out next steps on GCC-U.S. strategic partnership and areas of cooperation.
Monday, August 3, 2015 - 10:41
In every conversation that I had today, it was crystal clear that the United States and the GCC nations agree that the partnership that we share is indispensable to the security and stability of this region.
Monday, August 3, 2015 - 05:48
Egypt has historically played a very vital role in the region and in world affairs, and we have no doubt that it will continue to do so.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 11:52
We issued a report on our human rights observations around the world, the purpose of this document is not to scold and it’s not to name and shame. It is to enlighten and to energize, and most importantly, to empower people.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 11:50
We are convinced that the plan that we have developed with five other nations accomplishes the task that President Obama set out, which is to close off the four pathways to a bomb.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 08:37
We’re proud that this marks the 15th year of producing a Trafficking in Persons Report, and it’s also the 15th anniversary of the landmark Trafficking Victims Protection Act, or TVPA.
Friday, July 24, 2015 - 11:09
Topics specifically addressed in this statement include how missile defense fits into overall defense policy, the critical role that missile defense capabilities play in supporting our alliances around the world, and how our regional missile defense capabilities support these goals.