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UPR 14th Session - Intervention for Benin

2012-10-25

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 14th Session page. AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY We commend Benin and President Yayi Boni for continuing... Read More

UPR 14th Session - Intervention for the Republic of Korea

U.S. Department of State

2012-10-25

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 14th Session page. AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY The United States welcomes Mr. Ghil Tae-Kim, Vice Minister,... Read More

Response to Belarus on OSCE/ODIHR Election Observation Mission for U.S. General Elections

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

Permanent Council Political Counselor Christopher Robinson

2012-10-25

The United States takes seriously Belarus’ concerns, which we will pass to our authorities. We reserve the right to return to this issue. I will limit myself here to noting... Read More

Ambassador Kelly at OSCE on Azerbaijan

US Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

U.S. Representative to the OSCE Ambassador Ian Kelly

2012-10-25

The United States welcomes Deputy Foreign Minister Azimov to the Permanent Council today. Azerbaijan is an important partner of the United States. We have three core areas of importance to... Read More

Remarks on U.S.-Georgia Relations After Georgian Elections

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

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Eric Rubin

2012-10-25

Opening Remarks at the Center for the National Interest AS DELIVERED Thank you for inviting me here to speak about U.S.-Georgia relations. Let me start with an obvious statement for... Read More

UPR 14th Session - Intervention for Ukraine

2012-10-24

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 14th Session page. AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY The United States warmly welcomes Nazar Kulchytskyi and the... Read More

UPR 14th Session - Intervention for Guatemala

2012-10-24

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 14th Session page. AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY The United States welcomes Secretary Antonio Arenales Forno and... Read More

Presidential Proclamation - United Nations Day

President Barack Obama

2012-10-24

Sixty-seven years ago, as the world began to emerge from the shadows of war, the 51 founding member states of the United Nations came together to take up the new... Read More

Statement by Ambassador Rice on United Nations Day

U.S. Permament Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Susan E. Rice

2012-10-24

On United Nations Day, we mark the passage of 67 years since ratification of the UN Charter by the allied World War II victors, led by the United States. The... Read More

UPR 14th Session - Intervention for Ghana

U.S. Department of State

2012-10-23

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 14th Session page. AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY The United States warmly welcomes the Ghanaian delegation to... Read More

UPR 14th Session - Intervention for Gabon

U.S. Department of State

2012-10-23

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 14th Session page. AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY The United States warmly welcomes the Gabon delegation to... Read More

U.S. Hosts Series of Roundtable Discussions on UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights

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

2012-10-23

On October 23, 2012 Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Michael H. Posner hosted a discussion with investors on the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business... Read More

International Religious Freedom Live Panel 10-22 at 10 a.m. ET

U.S. Institute of Peace, Washington, D.C.

2012-10-22

This panel discussion on International Religious Freedom Day at USIP will be webcast live: Monday, October 22, 2012 — 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET Submit your questions live and... Read More

Panel Discussion Opening Remarks "Religion, Violence, and Coexistence: Civil Society Perspectives"

U.S. Institute of Peace, Washington, D.C.

Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook

2012-10-22

AS PREPARED Good Morning!  It is such a delight to be here this morning at the United States Institute of Peace.  I am Suzan Johnson Cook, the Ambassador-at-Large for International... Read More

UPR 14th Session - Intervention for Argentina

U.S. Department of State

2012-10-22

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 14th Session page. AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY The United States warmly welcomes Mr. Juan Martín Fresneda... Read More

UPR 14th Session - Intervention for Czech Republic

U.S. Department of State

2012-10-22

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 14th Session page. AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY The United States warmly welcomes Deputy Minister Vladimír Galuška... Read More

Universal Periodic Review - 14th UPR Session

U.S. Department of State

2012-10-22

The United States believes the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) has the potential to effect real change in countries throughout the world.  The UPR is not just something that occurs in... Read More

Kenya: A Conservationist, Woman Leader, and Peacemaker

U.S. Department of State - DipNote Blog

Officer in the Secretary's Office of Global Women's Issues, Wenchi Yu

2012-10-21

Since 2008, the drought-induced food crisis that affected many countries in the Horn of Africa not only cost the regional economy billions of dollars, but also exacerbated regional instability, insecurity... Read More

U.S. Provides $2.73 Million in Humanitarian Assistance for Rakhine State, Burma

Naypyidaw, Burma

2012-10-19

The United States is pleased to announce the provision of an additional $2.73 million in humanitarian assistance for displaced populations in Rakhine State. Since early June 2012, violence in Rakhine... Read More

Secretary Clinton on Acts of Terrorism in Beirut

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

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-10-19

The United States condemns in the strongest terms the acts of terrorism that took place in Beirut’s Achrafieh neighborhood today. We extend our deepest sympathies to the families and loved... Read More



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