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Assistant Secretary Posner Corrects UK Guardian

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

2011-03-21

To the Editor: The Guardian article of March 20, alleging that the U.S. Department of State is about to sign a funding deal with the BBC is inaccurate and misleading.... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Press Availability at Chief of Mission Residence, Paris, France

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-19

 SECRETARY CLINTON: Before we begin, I want to say a few words about Warren Christopher. He was a friend, a mentor, and truly a diplomat’s diplomat. He served our... Read More

Remarks by President Obama and President Rousseff of Brazil

2011-03-19

The White House Office of the Press Secretary Palacio do Planalto Brasilia, Brazil 12:54 P.M. BRT PRESIDENT ROUSSEFF: (As translated.) Your Excellency Barack Obama, President of the United States of... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Statement on Cote d'Ivoire

2011-03-18

The United States condemns Laurent Gbagbo’s continued attacks on unarmed civilians in Cote d’Ivoire and we demand an immediate end to this brutality. Gbagbo’s indiscriminate violence against civilians cannot be... Read More

Secretary Clinton: With Jose Diaz-Balart of Telemundo

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-18

QUESTION: (Speaking in Spanish.) Thank you for being with us. (Speaking in Spanish.) Is the United States going to be entering into a new battlefield in Libya? SECRETARY CLINTON: No,... Read More

Completion of the First Universal Periodic Review of the United States

U.S. Department of State Legal Adviser, Harold Hongju Koh

2011-03-18

Good afternoon. On behalf of the United States of America, I am honored to return to Geneva to conclude our first Universal Periodic Review. With my colleagues from the State... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Interview With Lourdes Meluza of Univision

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-18

QUESTION: (In Spanish.) At this point, do you have any evidence that the offer by Libya – the ceasefire – is real? Would you have to – what would you... Read More

Secretary Clinton: At the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) On Latin America

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-18

SECRETARY CLINTON: (Applause.) Thank you. Oh, thank you very much. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. It is a delight to be back at CSIS and have this... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Remarks With His Excellency Eamon Gilmore, T.D., Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ireland

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-18

SECRETARY CLINTON: Good morning, everyone. It’s a pleasure to welcome the new Tánaiste here to the State Department. Eamon Gilmore is very welcome, and we had an excellent discussion. And... Read More

UNSC Resolution on Libya Authorizes Use of Force, Including No-Fly Zone (Part 1)

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

2011-03-17

U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, NY Thank you, Mr. President. Today the Security Council has responded to the Libyan people’s cry for help. This Council’s purpose is... Read More

UNSC Resolution on Libya Authorizes Use of Force, Including No-Fly Zone (Part 2)

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

2011-03-17

Security Council Stakeout on UN Security Council Resolution 1973 Ambassador Rice: Good evening, the U.S. is very pleased with today’s vote and with the strong provisions of Resolution 1973. This... Read More

Susan E. Rice: Remarks at the Security Council Stakeout on UN Security Council Resolution 1973

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

2011-03-17

Ambassador Rice: Good evening, the U.S. is very pleased with today’s vote and with the strong provisions of Resolution 1973. This resolution should send a strong message to Colonel Qadhafi... Read More

Ambassador Beyrle: Remarks at the 3rd Annual American Conference Institute’s Anti-Corruption Summit

United States Ambassador to Russia John Beyrle

2011-03-16

It is a great pleasure to be here today. This is the third annual ACI Anti-Corruption summit in Moscow and it seems that every year, the conference attracts greater attention.... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Remarks in Tahrir Square

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-16

Tahrir Square Cairo, Egypt To see where this revolution happened and all that it has meant to the world is extraordinary for me. It's just a great reminder of the... Read More

Secretary Clinton: With of Andrea Mitchell of NBC

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-16

QUESTION: Thank you, Madam Secretary. I wanted to talk first about Japan. The scale of this catastrophe is so enormous, and it’s inevitably going to affect nuclear policy. It already... Read More

Secretary Clinton: With Wyatt Andrews of CBS

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-16

QUESTION: Thanks for your time this afternoon. In this whole debate about the Libyan no-fly zone and who participates, you several times expressed a sense of urgency, certainly about the... Read More

Secretary Clinton: With Steve Inskeep of NPR

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-16

QUESTION: Okay, we’ll jump right into it. Again, I’ll try not to take up too much of your time. Before I ask about Egypt, I’m obliged to ask you about... Read More

Secretary Clinton: With Kim Ghattas of BBC

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-16

QUESTION: Thank you for speaking to the BBC, Madam Secretary. I want to ask you first about the UN resolution that is being tabled at the UN in New York... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Interview With Shahira Amin of Nile TV

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-03-16

QUESTION: American Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, it’s such an honor to meet you, and thank you for giving me this opportunity to host you on Egyptian television. SECRETARY CLINTON:... Read More

Internet Freedom in the 21st Cenutry

Bureau of Public Affairs

2011-03-16

Just over a year ago, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called for a global commitment to Internet Freedom. Based on the universal human rights framework, Internet Freedom – or as... Read More



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