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Secretary Kerry Remarks at 3rd Annual Transformational Trends Policy Forum

Four Seasons Hotel - Washington, D.C.

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-11-17

Thank you. David, thank you very much. Thank you all. Good morning to you. I’m delighted to have a chance to be able to be here and appreciate the breadth... Read More

Assistant Secretary Malinowski Opening Statement at Committee Against Torture

Committee Against Torture - November 12-13, 2014 – Geneva, Switzerland

Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, Tom Malinowski

2014-11-12

On behalf of the Department of State and the United States, I want to thank the Committee for the chance to discuss our 2013 Periodic Report. The United States takes... Read More

Ambassador Jones at a Security Council Session on Libya

U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York

Special Advisor, Ambassador A. Elizabeth Jones

2014-11-11

Thank you, Mr. President. Thank you, Prosecutor Bensouda for – thanks to her for her informative briefing and for the ongoing work of her office to help end impunity for... Read More

USUN at a Security Council Session on Bosnia and Herzegovina

U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York

Alternate Representative to the United Nations for Special Political Affairs, Ambassador David Pressman

2014-11-11

Thank you, Madame President, and thank you High Representative Inzko for your briefing today. The United States continues to support your mandate under the General Framework Agreement for Peace. We... Read More

President Obama at APEC CEO Summit

Beijing, China

President Barack Obama

2014-11-10

PRESIDENT OBAMA:  Thank you so much.  Xiàwǔ hǎo.  (Applause.)  Thank you, Andrew, for that introduction.  I have had the pleasure of getting to know Andrew very well these past few... Read More

UPR 20th Session - Intervention for Egypt

UN UPR 19th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

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

2014-11-05

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 20th Session page. Thank you Mr. President. The United States welcomes the Egyptian delegation. We recommend... Read More

Secretary Kerry Remarks on U.S.-China Relations

Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies - Washington, D.C.

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-11-04

SECRETARY KERRY: Well, thank you very much, Dean Nasr. I’ve had the privilege of knowing Vali for a while. When I was in the Senate, he was a very valuable... Read More

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



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