Office of the Spokesperson

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 09:43
Increasing its commitment to help those affected by the crisis in Syria, the United States is providing an additional $125 million in humanitarian assistance to the UN World Food Program (WFP), which feeds nearly six million Syrians and refugees from Syria every month.
Friday, February 20, 2015 - 09:38
Countering the violent extremism that is driving today’s terrorist threats and stemming its spread is a generational challenge. Lasting victories over terrorism and the violent extremist ideologies that underpin it are not found on the battlefield, but rather in mindsets, and within communities, schools, and families.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 07:37
Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Tom Malinowski met with members of Syria's civil society and opposition located in Turkey, February 4-7, to express the U.S. Government’s ongoing support for their work.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 10:37
Office of the Spokesperson of Department of State released a statement on the United States and Jordan signing a memorandum of understanding on U.S. assistance
Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 07:16
Office of the Spokesperson of the Department of State held a teleconference on the Fiscal Year 2016 budget proposal.
Monday, February 2, 2015 - 13:16
The President's 2016 Budget is designed to bring middle class economics into the 21st century. This Budget shows what we can do if we invest in America's future and commit to an economy that rewards hard work, generates rising incomes, and allows everyone to share in the prosperity of a growing America. It lays out a strategy to strengthen our middle class and help America's hard-working families get ahead in a time of relentless economic and technological change. And it makes the critical investments needed to accelerate and sustain economic growth in the long run, including in research, education, training, and infrastructure.
Friday, January 23, 2015 - 08:53
The text of the following statement was issued jointly by the Governments of the United States of America, the United Kingdom, and Norway.
Friday, January 16, 2015 - 07:51
The Department of State has designated ‘Abdallah al-Ashqar as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist under Executive Order (E.O.) 13224.
Friday, January 16, 2015 - 07:43
Office of the Spokesperson issued U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue Joint Statement.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 07:42
Secretary of State John Kerry and Pakistan Advisor to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz speak on U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue.