Marie Harf

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 00:00
In this and all cases, we call for due process and the immediate release of those in Venezuela who have been detained while peacefully expressing their rights to freedom of expression and assembly.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 07:45
Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf discusses the ongoing peace talks in Geneva at length, including attempts to coordinate access with Russia. Harf also addresses demonstrations in Bahrain, developments in Egypt and progress in the Middle East peace process.
Friday, February 14, 2014 - 00:00
In general, when it comes to Venezuela, we've made clear that we’re open to having a constructive relationship with the Government of Venezuela.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 00:00
This past week saw the detention of Jorge Luis Garcia Perez, also known as "Antunez," and the reprehensible behavior apparently meted out by state security to his wife, Yris Perez Aguilera.
Monday, February 3, 2014 - 09:06
Deputy Spokesperson discusses U.S. diplomacy in the Middle East, including the future of the comprehensive nuclear talks with Iran, the conclusion of the Geneva II peace conference on Syria, and Mideast peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians.
Monday, January 27, 2014 - 12:22
This briefing features a lengthy exchange on developments in Egypt as well as Secretary of State Kerry's efforts to advance peace talks in the Middle East and the status of the Geneva II conference.
Friday, January 24, 2014 - 12:41
The daily press briefing addressed the cessation of hostilities agreement in South Sudan, terrorism and mass atrocities in Syria, and the Iraqi Council of Representatives' Speaker's travel to the U.S.
Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 15:00
The United States welcomes the signing of a cessation of hostilities between the Government of South Sudan and opposition forces. This agreement is a critical first step toward building a lasting peace in South Sudan.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 09:33
The daily press briefing addressed reactions to evidence of massive human rights abuses in Syria and the terrorist bombing in Lebanon, as well as updates on South Sudan peace process. Ms. Harf gave the U.S. reaction to the election of the new interim president of the Central African Republic.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 00:00
This daily press briefing addresses Egypt's status in the African Union, the ongoing discussions in Geneva regarding Syria, and the IGAD mediations for a cessation of hostilities in South Sudan.