Office of the Spokesperson

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 12:02
Some of the most noteworthy counterterrorism developments in 2013.
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:06
Secretary Kerry spoke today with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir to express grave concern about the ongoing conflict in South Sudan, including recent violence in Bentiu and Bor and the deliberate targeting of civilians by armed groups on both sides of the conflict.
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:05
The United States welcomes the formation of a new government in Madagascar following the presidential and National Assembly elections held in late 2013. The installation of a new government marks a critical step in Madagascar’s return to democracy after five years of political and economic instability.
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:04
Assistant Secretary for Conflict and Stabilization Operations (CSO) Rick Barton will travel to Nigeria April 24-29.
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:01
Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Luanda, Angola, on April 29-May 5 to encourage democratic development, promote respect for human rights, advance peace and security, engage with civil society and young African leaders who will shape the continent’s future, and promote trade, investment and development partnerships in Africa.
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 04:06
Spokesperson Psaki addresses recent violence and the scheduled elections in Syria as well as the stalled Middle East peace process.
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 04:00
The Department of State provides an answer to a question left unanswered at yesterday press briefing.
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 06:13
Spokesperson Psaki addresses the recent news concerning Palestinian reconciliation between Hamas and Fatah and the future of peace negotiations, allegations of chemical weapons use in Syria and the growth of al Qaeda, and the certification of U.S. military assistance to Egypt.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 12:32
The U.S. Government will participate in NETmundial in Sao Paolo.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 07:22
Spokesperson Psaki addresses allegations of Syrian chemical weapons use and the status of President Assad's forces, as well as the ongoing Middle East peace process and the Israel visa waiver program.