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Remarks at the 2012 Cream City Foundation Equality Business Luncheon

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, Daniel Baer

2012-10-26

Thank you, Paul, for that introduction.  And thank you for inviting me here.  In this job I have the real honor of getting to represent President Obama, Secretary Clinton, and... Read More

Statement on Deputy Secretary of Treasury Wolin’s Visit to Burma

U.S. Embassy, Rangoon, Burma

2012-10-26

On October 25, Deputy Secretary of Treasury Neal S. Wolin concluded two days of meetings with senior government officials, parliamentarians, and presidential advisors in Naypyitaw. Deputy Secretary Wolin held substantive... Read More

Secretary Clinton on Sakharov Prize Winners

U.S. Department of State

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-10-26

The United States congratulates Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh and filmmaker Jafar Panahi for receiving the European Parliament’s Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. We also wish to congratulate... Read More

The Destructive Impact of Illicit Trade and the Illegal Economy on Economic Growth, Sustainable Development, and Global Security

The OECD High-Level Risk Forum, OECD Conference Centre, Paris, France

David M. Luna, Director for Anticrime Programs, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs

2012-10-26

AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY Bonjour! It is an honor to co-chair this workshop with Rolf Alter, Director for Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate at the Organization for Economic Cooperation... Read More

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



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