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UPR 20th Session – Intervention for Fiji

UN UPR 19th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Delegation to the Human Rights Council

2014-10-29

As delivered by Tabitha SnowbargerThe United States welcomes the Fijian delegation We welcome the Government of Fiji’s significant planning efforts ahead of the September 2014 elections, and congratulate the people... Read More

Joint Statement of the Third U.S. - Bangladesh Partnership Dialogue

Office of the Spokesperson

U.S. Department of State

2014-10-29

The governments of the United States and Bangladesh, led respectively by U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman and Bangladesh Foreign Secretary Shahidul Haque, convened the third... Read More

U.S. Remarks at the Security Council Open Briefing on Women, Peace and Security

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

Special Advisor, Ambassador A. Elizabeth Jones

2014-10-28

Thank you, Madame President. And I thank Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for this important meeting. I would also like to thank Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Mr. Edmund Mulet, Dr. Chaloka Beyani, and... Read More

U.S. Remarks at the UN General Assembly Third Committee on Rights of Indigenous Peoples

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

Deputy U.S. Representative to the UN Economic and Social Council, Teri Robl

2014-10-22

Thank you. Both the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples outcome document and the Secretary-General’s report on the Second International Decade of the World’s Indigenous Peoples recognize the importance of supporting... Read More

Advancing Women’s Roles in Countering Violent Extremism and Radicalization that Lead to Terrorism

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

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs, Eileen O’Connor

2014-10-21

I am honored and humbled to be here addressing such an audience of experts, as well as national, local, and community leaders, who dedicate their lives to the cause of... Read More

Investing in the Future: Protecting Refugee Children in the Middle East and North Africa

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, Anne C. Richard

2014-10-15

Remarks at the First Regional Conference Dedicated to the Protection of Refugee Children and Adolescents I would like to thank His Royal Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Al Qasimi, and High... 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

ISIL's Dehumanization of Women and Girls

U.S. Department of State

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-10-14

Just days after we saw the best of humanity when Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, we again confront the worst of inhumanity in ISIL.... Read More

U.S. Condemns ISIL Attacks in Iraq

DipNote blog

2014-10-14

The United States strongly condemns the vicious string of suicide, vehicle borne, and other attacks that the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has perpetrated in Baghdad and... Read More

Secretary Kerry Remarks at a Solo Press Availability

Paris, France

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-10-14

SECRETARY KERRY: Well, good evening, everybody. Thanks for your patience. This has been a very productive couple of days, and I’m glad to have an opportunity to be able to... Read More

Ambassador Baer on UN Day of the Girl Child

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

2014-10-10

The United States is proud to celebrate the International Day of the Girl Child on October 11. It is a day to recognize the rights of girls and to galvanize... Read More

President Obama on Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi Winning the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize

The White House

President Barack Obama

2014-10-10

On behalf of Michelle, myself and all Americans, I want to congratulate Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi on winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Today’s announcement is a victory for all... Read More

Secretary Kerry on 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Recipients Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai

U.S. Department of State

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-10-10

There is no greater purpose than a life lived in service to those whom society has forgotten. Today, I congratulate Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai for winning the 95th Nobel... Read More

Secretary Kerry on International Day of the Girl 2014 (October 11)

U.S. Department of State

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-10-10

As we celebrate International Day of the Girl, I congratulate Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan who has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. As a recipient of one of the world’s... Read More

Secretary Kerry Interview With Masood Farivar of Voice of America

U.S. Department of State

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-10-10

SECRETARY KERRY: Delighted to be here. QUESTION: Before we launch into our conversation about Afghanistan, I wanted to get your reaction to Malala Yousafzai’s winning of the Nobel Peace Prize. ... Read More

Celebrating the International Day of the Girl: Why Adolescent Girls are a Smart Investment

DipNote blog

Ambassasdor-at-Large for Global Women's Issues, Catherine Russell

2014-10-10

On Friday, the Nobel Prize Committee recognized Malala Yousafzai for her fearless advocacy on behalf of girl’s education. Her award is a cause for celebration -- but it is also... Read More

Assistant Secretary Nuland Remarks at the Aspen Institute

Berlin, Germany

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, Victoria Nuland

2014-10-09

Assistant Secretary Nuland: It’s wonderful to be here with all of you at the Aspen Conference. Thank you to Aspen. Thank you to Microsoft for your support, this fantastic space.... Read More

Ambassador Baer to Ambassador Adam Kobieracki, Director of the Conflict Prevention Center

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

2014-10-09

I warmly welcome you, Ambassador Kobieracki, back to the Permanent Council, and thank you for your report and frank assessment of the work of the Conflict Prevention Center (CPC). We... Read More

Assistant Secretary Nuland Interview With Udo Bauer of Deutsche Welle

Berlin, Germany

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, Victoria Nuland

2014-10-09

Question: Madame Secretary, IS, the Islamic State, is operating at NATO’s borders basically. It must be a concern. Assistant Secretary Nuland: I think we’re all concerned and that’s why we’re... Read More

Secretary Kerry Remarks with U.K. Foreign Secretary Hammond

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

Secretary of State John Kerry; U.K. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond

2014-10-08

SECRETARY KERRY: Good morning, everybody. I’m very privileged to be here welcoming Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond to the State Department, and I’m even more privileged to work with him and... Read More



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