SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you so much. Good afternoon.
AUDIENCE: Good afternoon.
SECRETARY CLINTON: It is such an honor and a pleasure for me to be here. I want to recognize... Read More
On August 5, 2012, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton traveled to Lilongwe, Malawi. During her visit, Secretary Clinton and President Joyce Banda discussedeconomic and political governance and reform.
The Secretary... Read More
Thank you very much. Thank you all very much. Well, it is a great honor to be here. Thank you for those kind words, Donna. I am delighted to see... Read More
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton traveled to Dakar, Senegal on August 1, 2012. The Secretary met with President Macky Sall and other national leaders, as well as delivered a speech... Read More
South China Sea
As a Pacific nation and resident power, the United States has a national interest in the maintenance of peace and stability, respect for international law, freedom of... Read More
In July 2012, Assistant Secretary Michael Posner wrote an editorial for Science Magazine on "The Media and Internet Freedom". In this editorial, he highlights the relationship between the internet... Read More
Kurt M. Campbell serves as Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs.
In my visit to the Pacific over the next few days, the delegation and I... Read More
We were deeply concerned and saddened to hear of Ms. Dang Thi Kim Lieng’s July 30 self-immolation reportedly related to circumstances surrounding the detention of her daughter Ta Phong Tan. ... Read More
The United States welcomes the strong message that the United Nations General Assembly delivered today both to the Syrian regime and to the Syrian people. Today's General Assembly resolution, supported... Read More
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, joined by Uganda’s Minister of Health Dr. Christine Ondoa, on August 3, 2012, in Kampala, Uganda, highlighted the additional $25 million the U.S. government... Read More
FOREIGN MINISTER DENG: Thank you. Good morning, ladies and gentlemen of the press. The Government of the Republic of South Sudan would like to use the occasion to once again... Read More
Today, on behalf of the American people, the President approved an additional $12 million in U.S. humanitarian assistance to support those most affected by the crisis in Syria. After nearly... Read More
Good morning. It is such an honor and a pleasure for me to be here, and let me begin by thanking the Foreign Minister. We are very proud that you... Read More
Benin National Day
On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Benin as you celebrate... Read More
Alison Dilworth serves as the Adoption Division Chief for the Office of Children's Issues in the Bureau of Consular Affairs.
Lian, like many orphan children in China, is in an institution waiting... Read More
Paula Uribe serves as a Senior Advisor in the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs.
The International AIDS Conference, AIDS 2012, brought more than 23,000 medical professionals, advocates, policy makers, and people... Read More
Bolivia's Independence Day
On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Bolivia as you celebrate... Read More
Adoption of Somalia's Provisional Constitution
On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I want to congratulate the members of the Somali National Constituent Assembly and... Read More
I wish to personally thank Joint Special Envoy Kofi Annan for his dedication, service, and determined efforts to promote a peaceful resolution of the crisis in Syria. Mr. Annan is... Read More
Development Diplomacy: Modernizing U.S. Diplomacy To Better Support Development
“We need to continue shifting our approach and our thinking from aid to investment, investments targeted to produce tangible returns…but we... Read More