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Spokesperson Nuland on the Renewal of U.S. Security Cooperation with Bahrain

State Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

2012-05-11

Today, the Administration informed Congress that for national security interests we have decided to release additional items and services for the Bahrain Defense Force, the Coast Guard, and the National... Read More

Spokesperson on The Political and Security Situation in Mali

State Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

2012-05-11

The United States is deeply concerned about the deteriorating political situation in Mali. We call on the junta leader Sanogo and the CNRD to step aside and allow for the... Read More

Senior Administration Officials on Bahrain

Senior Administration Officials

2012-05-11

MODERATOR: Thank you, and thanks to everyone for joining us on a Friday afternoon. We certainly appreciate it. As you’ve all seen from the statement we released earlier today, the... Read More

Ambassador Rice on Foreign Policy and American Ideals

University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida

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

2012-05-11

-As prepared- Good evening, everyone! Thank you, Ambassador Cobb, for that kind introduction. Let’s hear it for President Shalala. Thank you for your distinguished service to our country and your... Read More

Vice President's Meeting with Crown Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa of Bahrain

The White House, Office of the Vice President

2012-05-11

Vice President Biden met this afternoon with Crown Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa of Bahrain. The Vice President reaffirmed the United States’ commitment to our long-standing partnership with the... Read More

USAID Welcomes New Global Guidelines on Land Governance

2012-05-11

Today the U.S. Agency for International Development welcomed the formal endorsement of the Voluntary Guidelines on the Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests in the Context of... Read More

U.S. Policy Toward the Americas: The Summit and Beyond

Miami, Florida

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta S. Jacobson

2012-05-11

Remarks as prepared Thank you, Susan (Kaufmann Purcell), for that warm introduction. I am delighted to be back in Miami and have the opportunity to see so many old friends... Read More

Fact Sheet: Additional Humanitarian Assistance to Syria

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

2012-05-10

The United States is pursuing every avenue to get humanitarian relief to those affected by the violence in Syria and is engaged in focused diplomatic efforts to secure full and... Read More

Remarks by Ambassador Rice At B'nai Torah Congregation

Torah Congregation, Boca Raton, FL

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

2012-05-10

Thank you all so much. Good evening. It’s great to be here with you all. You know, I spend most of my time in New York at the United Nations,... Read More

Remarks by Ambassador Verveer to the Media at U.S. Embassy Rangoon

Rangoon, Burma

Ambassador Melanne Verveer, Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues

2012-05-10

AMBASSADOR VERVEER: Good afternoon everybody. I'm so pleased to be here with all of you and unfortunately come to the end of what has been an extraordinary visit for me... Read More

State Department on Bombings in Damascus

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

2012-05-10

Translated: English عربي فارسی The United States condemns in the strongest possible terms today’s attacks in Damascus. Any and all violence that results in the indiscriminate killing and injury of... Read More

Remarks by U.S. State Department Legal Advisor Koh and Special Advisor Heumann at the International Disability Rights Leadership Conference

Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann and U.S. Department of State Legal Advisor Harold Koh

2012-05-10

JOHN WODATCH: Thank you all for staying with us, and now we're on to the concluding session of the conference and, as they say, we've saved the best for last. ... Read More

Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to the Actions of the Government of Syria

The White House, Office of the Press Secretary

2012-05-09

NOTICE CONTINUATION OF THE NATIONAL EMERGENCY WITH RESPECT TO THE ACTIONS OF THE GOVERNMENT OF SYRIA On May 11, 2004, pursuant to his authority under the International Emergency Economic Powers... Read More

Secretary Clinton’s Meeting with Bahraini Crown Prince Salman

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

2012-05-09

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton met with Bahraini Crown Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa today, May 9, at the Department of State.  Secretary Clinton affirmed the long-standing commitment... Read More

ICTR Judgment Against Perpetrators of Genocide in Rwanda

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

U.S. Department of State Spokesperson, Victoria Nuland

2012-05-09

 The United States welcomes the May 8, 2012 International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) appeal decisions in the cases of Gaspard Kanyarukiga, Aloys Ntabakuze, and Ildephonse Hategekimana.  The Appeals... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Video Message for the International Disability Rights Leadership Conference

U.S. Department of State

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-05-09

I am delighted to be able to lend my voice to this very important conference. The protection of human rights is a cornerstone of our foreign policy and a personal... Read More

Under Secretary Otero on Global Water Security: The Intelligence Community Assessment

Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, DC

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

2012-05-09

Thank you, Jane. It is an honor to be included in this National Conversation on the Intelligence Community Assessment on Global Water Security. The Woodrow Wilson Center has been visionary... Read More

INTERVIEW: Secretary Clinton with Michele Kelemen of NPR

Delhi, India

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-05-08

QUESTION: It’s been quite a trip. SECRETARY CLINTON: Yes, yes it has. QUESTION: And if you don’t mind, I want to kind of go back to the beginning and talk... Read More

Interview: Secretary Clinton With Jill Dougherty of CNN

Delhi, India

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2012-05-08

QUESTION: Secretary Clinton, thank you very much for being with us. This has been quite a trip, and I want to begin at the beginning, in China. Mr. Chen, Chen... Read More

Ambassador Rice on Syria and Guinea Bissau at the Security Council Stakeout

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

Ambassador Susan E. Rice, Permanent Representative of the United States to the United Nations

2012-05-08

Ambassador Rice: Good afternoon. The situation in Syria remains dire, especially for the millions who continue to endure daily attacks and who are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance. The... Read More



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