Office of the Spokesperson

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 00:00
The Merida Initiative High-Level Consultative Group held its fourth meeting today, under the leadership of Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Secretary of Foreign Affairs Patricia Espinosa, to review the results of bilateral cooperation.
Thursday, December 8, 2011 - 00:00
The Department of State received a letter from Members of Congress expressing concern for the safety of migrants in Mexico. We are finalizing a response to the letter
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 - 00:00
Government representatives from the Caribbean, Latin America, and the United States will discuss topics related to the offshore energy sector, including preventive regulatory frameworks, safety standards for floating production units, and best practices i
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 00:00
Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs William R. Brownfield and European External Action Service Director for North America and the Caribbean Tomas Dupla del Moral, Co-Chairs of the Trans-Atlantic Symposium o
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 00:00
Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation, Thomas Countryman, is on travel to Argentina and Brazil from November 15 to 18 to meet with senior government officials for bilateral discussions on nonproliferation issues.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 00:00
Specifically, the delegates delineated responsibilities for priority program areas and projects across donor countries, including national donor leads for activities under the "Combating Organized Crime" pillar, one of the main elements the Cent
Friday, November 11, 2011 - 00:00
Regarding the U.S.-Honduran joint fight against drugs, do you have any reaction to reports that farmers are being repressed by large landowners and there is mistreatment by police.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 00:00
Today, U.S. Under Secretary for Global Affairs Maria Otero and Bolivian Vice Foreign Minister Juan Carlos Alurralde signed a Framework Agreement to guide relations between the United States and Bolivia. The accord establishes a framework by which the two
Friday, November 4, 2011 - 00:00
Assistant Secretary of State for Economic, Energy, and Business Affairs Jose W. Fernandez and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs Julissa Reynoso will travel to San Salvador, El Salvador, on November 3-4, 2011.
Friday, November 4, 2011 - 00:00
Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns will deliver keynote remarks to the World Affairs Councils of America 2011 National Conference at 9:00 a.m. EST on Friday, November 4 at the Renaissance Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC.