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U.S. Remarks at the 69th General Assembly, Sixth Committee Session on the Rule of Law

U.S. Mission to the United Nations - New York, N.Y.

Deputy Legal Adviser, Stephen Townley

2014-10-14

U.S. Remarks at the 69th General Assembly, Sixth Committee (Legal) Session on Agenda Item 82: The Rule of Law at the National and International Levels Thank you, Mr. Chairman. The... Read More

US, EU Decry Backsliding on Human Rights, Crackdown on Activists in Russia, Azerbaijan

U.S. Mission to the OSCE

2014-10-06

Russia once again found itself isolated at Europe's largest human rights conference, when diplomats and activists gathered in Warsaw for the OSCE's annual human rights meeting. At the closing session... Read More

HDIM Session 15 - Freedom of Movement; Human Rights Education

OSCE HDIM 2014 - Warsaw, Poland

U.S. Delegation to the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2014

2014-10-02

As Prepared for Delivery by U.S. Head of Delegation J. Brian Atwood Moderator, twenty-five years ago, the participating States witnessed something remarkable and previously unthinkable. In the summer of 1989,... Read More

Readout of National Security Advisor Rice’s Meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Minh of Vietnam

The White House

National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice

2014-10-02

National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice met today with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh of Vietnam at the White House. Ambassador Rice and Deputy Prime Minister... Read More

Vice President Biden at the John F. Kennedy Forum

Harvard Kennedy School - Boston, MA

Vice President Joe Biden

2014-10-02

THE VICE PRESIDENT:  Well, Dean, you did that introduction exactly like my sister wrote it sounds like.  (Laughter.)  Thank you.  That was very, very generous of you. And as we... Read More

Certification with Respect to Human Rights Related Issues In Colombia

Office of the Spokesperson

U.S. Department of State - Washington, D.C.

2014-09-26

On September 17, 2014, the Department of State certified to Congress that the Colombian government, including its Armed Forces, are meeting statutory criteria related to human rights. This certification, pursuant... Read More

President Obama UNGA Address

New York, N.Y.

President Barack Obama

2014-09-24

United Nations General Assembly 69th Session PRESIDENT OBAMA:  Mr. President, Mr. Secretary General, fellow delegates, ladies and gentlemen:  We come together at a crossroads between war and peace; between disorder... Read More

U.S. Concerned by Deteriorating Situation in Sudan

Human Rights Council 27th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Ambassador Keith Harper, U.S. Representative to the Human Rights Council

2014-09-24

Interactive Dialogue with the Independent Expert on Sudan Thank you, Mr. President. The United States would like to thank the Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Sudan,... Read More

Ambassador Harper: Statement at HRC Panel Discussion on South Sudan

Human Rights Council 27th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Ambassador Keith Harper, U.S. Representative to the Human Rights Council

2014-09-24

Panel Discussion on South Sudan Mr. Vice-President, The United States welcomes today’s distinguished panel on South Sudan. We are gravely concerned about the glaring human rights violations and abuses and... Read More

Secretary Kerry at Event on Human Rights in the D.P.R.K.

Waldorf-Astoria - New York City, N.Y.

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-09-23

Thank you very much, Ambassador King, and I want to thank Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski for bringing us together today with Danny Russel. And I’m particularly grateful to our fellow... Read More

President Obama at the Clinton Global Initiative

New York, N.Y.

President Barack Obama

2014-09-23

THE PRESIDENT:  Good afternoon, all of you.  I was just discussing with President Clinton that if Chelsea begins delivery while I'm speaking, she has my motorcade and will be able... Read More

Fact Sheet: U.S. Support for Ukraine

Office of the Press Secretary

The White House

2014-09-18

The United States is firmly committed to supporting Ukraine as it works to establish security and stability, respond to humanitarian and reconstruction needs, conduct democratic elections and carry out constitutional... Read More

Ambassador Baer on the Detention of Zinaida Mukhortova in Kazakhstan

U.S. Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

U.S. Representative to the Permanent Council of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, Ambassador Daniel B. Baer

2014-09-18

The United States is deeply concerned that Zinaida Mukhortova, a Kazakhstani lawyer and human rights defender, was detained on July 2 and involuntarily committed to a psychiatric facility in Balkhash. ... Read More

UN Report Highlights Ongoing Human Rights Violations by Asad Regime

Human Rights Council 27th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Representative to the Human Rights Council, Ambassador Keith Harper

2014-09-16

Interactive Dialogue on the Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic Mr. Vice President, The U.S. welcomes the latest report by the Commission of Inquiry, which continues to highlight... Read More

Secretary Kerry Remarks on U.S. Vision for Asia-Pacific Engagement

U.S. Department of State - Washington, D.C.

Secretary Kerry

2014-08-13

AS DELIVERED: MR. MORRISON: Well, thank you. Aloha. I want to welcome everyone. And for our online audience, and also for the Secretary, I’d like to describe who is here... Read More

President Obama Proclamation on Captive Nations Week, 2014

The White House - Washington, D.C.

President Obama

2014-07-18

AS DELIVERED: As the grip of the Cold War tightened, America pledged our solidarity to every nation held captive behind the Iron Curtain and every individual who refused to accept... Read More

Looking for Inclusive Solutions in South Sudan

U.S. Department of State - Washington, D.C.

Deputy Assistant Secretary Steven Feldstein

2014-07-15

South Sudan marked its third year of independence on July 9, but this year there seemed little for the people of South Sudan to celebrate. I was just in South... Read More

Ambassador Baer Remarks on Violations of OSCE Principles and Commitments by the Russian Federation and the Situation in Ukraine

U.S. Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

U.S. Representative to the Permanent Council of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, Ambassador Daniel Baer

2014-06-12

Mr. Chairman, we remain deeply concerned that separatist forces continue to hold hostage eight OSCE Special Monitoring Mission monitors that they abducted on May 26 and May 29.  That’s two... Read More

USOSCE on the 5+2 Talks on the Transnistria Conflict

U.S. Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

Acting Political Counselor Jenifer Bosworth

2014-06-12

The United States takes note of the second round of 5+2 Talks on the Transnistrian Conflict this year, which took place in Vienna on June 5 and 6.  We encourage... Read More

Ambassador Harper Opening Statement of the 26th Human Rights Council

U.S. Mission to the UN - Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Representative to the UN Human Rights Council, Ambassador Keith Harper

2014-06-10

Read the U.S. Statements: 26th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Good morning.  As you may know, I was sworn in as U.S. Ambassador to the Human Rights Council... Read More



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