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Friends of the Syrian People Sanctions Working Group

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-06-06

Recent events, including the killings at Houla, have exposed the Asad regime’s determination to continue waging war on the Syrian people. The international community cannot sit idly by, and we... Read More

Secretary Clinton with Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov

Baku, Azerbaijan

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-06-06

FOREIGN MINISTER MAMMADYAROV: Welcome for those who are from the foreign press to Azerbaijan. I am really happy to greet Secretary of State Madam Hillary Clinton to Azerbaijan precisely on... Read More

Assistant Secretary Richard's Recent Trip to Geneva, Iraq, and Jordan

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

2012-06-06

Dear colleagues and friends, I write to share with you a description of my first trip as Assistant Secretary. First stop was Geneva to participate in an international conference on... Read More

Ambassador Mozena at the Bangladesh Garment Manufactures Export

BGMEA Complex, Dhaka, Bangladesh

U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh, Dan W. Mozena

2012-06-06

(Begin text) Mr. Md. Shafiul Islam, President, BGMEA Mr. Ghulam Hussain, Secretary, Ministry of Commerce Respected Former Presidents and Vice Presidents of BGMEA Members of the BGMEA Board of Directors ... Read More

Deputy Spokesperson Toner on the Situation in Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo

Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner

2012-06-06

The United States is concerned by the continued mutiny of officers and soldiers formerly integrated into the armed forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and now operating... Read More

Remarks by Assistant Secretary Posner to the Kimberley Process Intersessional Natural Resources Governance

Loy Henderson Auditorium, Washington, D.C.

Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael H. Posner

2012-06-06

Thanks very much, I’m delighted to have the opportunity to speak to you today. We are very pleased to be hosting and chairing these meetings. I want to thank Ambassador... Read More

Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner on the Refugee Crisis in South Sudan

Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner

2012-06-06

The United States is concerned about the dire situation faced by the growing Sudanese refugee population in South Sudan. We remain deeply committed to meeting the humanitarian needs of the... Read More

INTERVIEW: Secretary Clinton With Eka Kvesitadze of Georgian Public Broadcaster

Sheraton Hotel, Batumi, Georgia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-06-06

QUESTION: Madam Secretary, thank you very much for your time. And your statement in Chicago that this was a last non-enlargement summit brings some optimism to Georgia. And what should... Read More

Deputy Assistant Secretary Clements on Syria Humanitarian Forum

Geneva, Switzerland

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Kelly Clements, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration

2012-06-05

( As Delivered) As this Humanitarian Forum is convened today, we acknowledge the exceptional work and sacrifice of humanitarian organizations and individuals in Syria and surrounding countries. This forum has... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Remarks in Georgia at the Omnibus Session of the Strategic Partnership Commission

Radisson Blu Hotel, Batumi, Georgia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-06-05

Well, thank you very much, and it is a great pleasure being here on the 20th year anniversary of our diplomatic relations. And I appreciate greatly Georgia hosting this third... Read More

U.S. Makes Additional Contribution to Humanitarian Relief to Syrians

U.S. Mission to the United Nations, Geneva, Switzerland

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Kelly Clements, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration

2012-06-05

United States is providing an additional $12.8 million to bolster the Syrian humanitarian response, bringing the total amount of U.S. assistance in 2012 to just over $52 million. Deputy Assistant... Read More

Serbian President Nikolic's Denial of Srebrenica Genocide

Statement by Mark Toner, Deputy Spokesperson, U.S. Department of State

2012-06-05

The United States deplores the statement made by newly elected Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic denying genocide in Srebrenica. Genocide in Srebrenica is not a subjective determination—it is a defined criminal... Read More

Marshall Plan’s 65th Anniversary

Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner

2012-06-05

Sixty-five years ago today, Secretary of State George C. Marshall outlined the details of a plan to assist Europe in its recovery from the ravages of the Second World War... Read More

Ambassador DeLaurentis at the International Criminal Court

New York, New York

Ambassador Jeffrey DeLaurentis, U.S. Ambassador and Alternate Representative for Special Political Affairs

2012-06-05

Thank you, Mr. President. Let me start by thanking the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, Mr. Luis Moreno-Ocampo, for his informative briefing today on the situation in Darfur, as... Read More

Secretary Clinton Denmark's Constitution Day

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-06-04

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

Secretary Clinton and Armenian Foreign Minister Eduard Nalbandian

Presidential Palace, Yerevan, Armenia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-06-04

FOREIGN MINISTER NALBANDIAN: Dear Madam Secretary of State, dear Hillary, it’s a great pleasure for me to welcome you again in Armenia. Your last visit to Yerevan coincided with July... Read More

Secretary Clinton at the Universal Rights Award Ceremony

U.S. Embassy Yerevan, Yerevan, Armenia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-06-04

Thank you very much, Ambassador, and it is such a pleasure to be here in Yerevan at the U.S. Embassy. Let me acknowledge some of the partners that the Ambassador... Read More

Message on the Twenty-Third Anniversary of Tiananmen Square

Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner

2012-06-03

On this the twenty-third anniversary of the violent suppression by Chinese authorities of the spring 1989 Tiananmen Square demonstrations, the United States joins the international community in remembering the tragic... Read More

U.S. Statement at the June 1 UN Human Rights Council Special Session on Syria and Remarks to the Press

UN Human Rights Council, Geneva, Switzerland

Ambassador Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe, U.S. Representative to the Human Rights Council

2012-06-01

    Statement  at the Special Session on Syria (begin text) Madame President, The United States joins with many other nations gathered here today, to demand again an end to... Read More

Secretary Clinton on the June 1 Special Session on Syria

U.S. Department of State

Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-06-01

Today, the Human Rights Council in Geneva took important action on the situation in Syria, voting on a resolution addressing the horrific massacre that took place in Houla less than... Read More



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