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Continued Imprisonment of Christian Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani and Repression of Minorities in Iran

State Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

2012-07-10

We note that July 8 marked 1,000 days Christian pastor Youcef Nadarkhani has spent in an Iranian prison. Pastor Nadarkhani still faces the threat of execution for simply following his... Read More

Secretary Clinton on Mongolia's National Day

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-10

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Mongolia as you celebrate your National Day... Read More

Fact Sheet: Secretary Clinton Launches On-Demand Network for Emerging Democracies

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Press Secretary

2012-07-10

In conjunction with yesterday’s meeting of the Community of Democracies’ (CD) Governing Council in Ulaanbaatar, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Mongolian President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj, and Estonian Foreign Minister... Read More

Remarks from Secretary Clinton at American Chamber of Commerce Reception and Commercial Signings

Hanoi, Vietnam

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-10

Well, I am delighted to be here with all of you.  It’s great being in Hanoi, a pretty cool place, I think – (laughter) – and to be part of... Read More

Secretary Clinton at 20th Anniversary of Vietnam’s Fulbright Program

Hanoi, Vietnam

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-10

Thank you so much. Well, I’m glad to have this opportunity to be here two years after my husband was here. (Laughter.) And I think, as Thao says, the Clintons... Read More

U.S. Envoy at U.N. Conference on Arms Trade Treaty

New York, N.Y.

Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation, Thomas Countryman

2012-07-10

AS DELIVERED U.S. Mission to the United Nations: Statement at the UN Conference on the Arms Trade Treaty Formal Meeting on Treaty Scope Throughout the lead-up to this Conference, the... Read More

Secretary Clinton at the International Women's Leadership Forum in Mongolia

Government House, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-09

Translated: 中文 Well, good afternoon, everyone, and it’s a great honor for me to be here once again in Mongolia, and to have a chance to speak to the democratic... Read More

Secretary Clinton at the July Tokyo Conference on Afghanistan

2012-07-09

Thank you, Foreign Minister Gemba. We also thank Prime Minister Noda, Madam Ogata, and the Japanese Government not only for welcoming us here but for the great generosity and leadership... Read More

Fact Sheet: Tokyo Conference on Afghanistan

U.S. Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson

2012-07-09

Building on the decisions made in Bonn and Chicago, as well as the U.S.-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Agreement, the United States joined over 70 partners in Tokyo to underline our continuing... Read More

Tokyo Symposium: Delivering on the New Silk Road

Tokyo, Japan

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs, Geoffrey Pyatt

2012-07-09

Thank you, Professor Calder, for such a warm introduction. I’d also like to thank the members of the Tokyo Foundation and the Reischauer Center for East Asian Studies for inviting... Read More

Secretary Clinton on The Republic of South Sudan's Independence Day

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-09

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of the Republic of South Sudan as you... Read More

Secretary Clinton on the Launch of Leaders Engaged in New Democracies Network

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-09

Thank you. Thank you, President Elbegdorj, and it’s wonderful to be back here in Mongolia and see this young, vibrant democracy in action. And it’s a pleasure to be here... Read More

Remarks from Under Secretary Otero on Victims of Terrorism

Madrid, Spain

Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights, Maria Otero

2012-07-09

As Prepared for Delivery Delivered in Spanish Good morning. It’s a pleasure and indeed an honor to be with you all today, as we kick off the Global Counterterrorism... Read More

Ambassador Rice on the Republic of South Sudan's Independence Day

U.S. Mission to the United Nations, New York, NY

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

2012-07-09

I am pleased to congratulate the people of South Sudan on their very first Independence Day. I was honored to lead President Obama's delegation last year to bear witness to... Read More

Secretary Clinton at the Community of Democracies Governing Council in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-09

Thank you very much, Minister. And thank you again for hosting us here in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Thank you so much, Mr. President, for being part of this... Read More

Ambassador Rice with Congratulations on the July Election in Libya

U.S. Mission to the United Nations, New York, NY

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

2012-07-09

I'm pleased to congratulate the people of Libya on the successful completion of their first national election in more than four decades. Libyans everywhere should know that the American people... Read More

Secretary Clinton at Afghan Civil Society Event in Tokyo

Prince Park Tower Hotel, Tokyo, Japan

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-08

Let me welcome this wonderful group of men and women from across Afghanistan who are here as part of the Tokyo Conference. We are very pleased that we have the... Read More

Deputy Secretary Burns After July 8 Meeting with Egyptian President Morsi

Cairo, Egypt

Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns

2012-07-08

It is a pleasure to be back in Cairo. Ambassador Patterson and I just finished a very constructive meeting with President Morsi. I conveyed a message of congratulations from President... Read More

Joint Statement by Secretary Clinton, Pakistan, Afghanistan FMs on July 8

Tokyo, Japan

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-08

Capitalizing on the opportunity afforded by the Tokyo Conference – which represents the culmination of a period of intensive engagement between Afghanistan and the international community – we convened the... Read More

Secretary Clinton with Afghan President Hamid Karzai July 7

Presidential Palace, Kabul, Afghanistan

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-07-07

SECRETARY CLINTON: (In progress) – much, Mr. President. It’s wonderful being back in Afghanistan and to hear the birds, who are singing about the beautiful day here in Kabul. And... Read More



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