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助理国务部长迈克尔•坡斯纳与媒体的讲话

Mandarin Chinese Version of Assistant Secretary Posner's Remarks on the U.S. - China Human Rights Dialogue

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

2011-04-28

Assistant Secretary Michael Posner on the U.S. China Human Rights DialogueClick here for the English version with press Q&A 助理国务部长迈克尔•坡斯纳 负责民主、人权和劳工事务的助理国务部长迈克尔•坡斯纳与媒体 ... Read More

Assistant Secretary Posner's Remarks on the U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue

U.S. Embassy, Beijing, China

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

2011-04-28

Assistant Secretary Michael Posner on the U.S. China Human Rights DialogueClick here for the Mandarin Chinese translation of Assistant Secretary Posner's remarks Assistant Secretary Posner: Good afternoon.  I want to thank... Read More

Assistant Secretary Carson on the Nigerian Elections

Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Johnnie Carson

2011-04-28

MS. FULTON:  Good afternoon and welcome to the Department of State.  Very pleased today to have with us Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Johnnie Carson to talk about the recent... Read More

Hannah Rosenthal: Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism

Stand Up and Speak Out! Hate is Hate, No Matter Who the Target Is.

HumanRights.gov Staff

2011-04-28

 Hannah Rosenthal: Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal was sworn in as Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism on November 23, 2009. Sparked by the... Read More

Remarks by Ambassador Susan E. Rice, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, at a Security Council Briefing on Syria

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

2011-04-27

AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. President. I would like to thank Under-Secretary-General Pascoe for his briefing on the deteriorating situation in Syria. The United States condemns in the strongest possible... Read More

Human Rights Council to Hold Special Session on Syria – Statement by Ambassador Donahoe

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

2011-04-27

The United States, working with countries from all regions of the world, initiated a Special Session of the Human Rights Council on Syria to address egregious human rights violations currently... Read More

Gene Cretz: Special Briefing on the Political Situation in Libya

Ambassador to Libya Gene Cretz

2011-04-27

Click here for State.gov video of the special briefing held by Ambassador Cretz. MS. FULTON: Good afternoon, and welcome to the Department of State. I’m very pleased today to introduce... Read More

Briefing on Recent Developments in the Middle East and Other Issues

Director of Policy Planning Jake Sullivan

2011-04-26

MR. SULLIVAN: Hi, guys. My name is Jake Sullivan. For those of you who don’t know me, I’m the director of policy planning here at the State Department and also... Read More

Mark Toner: Continued Crackdown on Uganda's "Walk-to-Work" Protests

Acting Deputy Spokesman Mark C. Toner

2011-04-26

We are troubled by the tragic loss of life and injuries at the hands of Uganda's security forces during the recent "walk-to-work" protests, as well as the continued detention of... Read More

Statement by Ambassador Susan E. Rice, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, on the Release of the UN Panel of Experts' Report on Sri Lanka

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

2011-04-25

The United States welcomes today’s public release of the UN Panel of Experts’ report on Sri Lanka. We appreciate the detailed and extensive work of the panel and believe it... Read More

Reuben Brigety and Mark Bartolini: Current U.S. Humanitarian Assistance Efforts in Libya

Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration Reuben Brigety, and USAID Director of Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance Mark Bartolini

2011-04-25

MS. FULTON: Good afternoon, everybody. Thank you for joining us for our special press briefing today. We have with us Mark Bartolini, who is the director of the Office of... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Statement on the Situation on Thailand-Cambodia Border

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-04-25

The United States remains deeply concerned about clashes between security forces along the Thailand-Cambodia border. We strongly urge both sides to exercise restraint, refrain from provocative acts, and immediately take... Read More

Statement by the President on Armenian Remembrance Day

President Barack Obama

2011-04-23

We solemnly remember the horrific events that took place ninety-six years ago, resulting in one of the worst atrocities of the 20th century.  In 1915, 1.5 million Armenians were massacred... Read More

Statement by the Press Secretary on Developments in Yemen

White House Office of the Press Secretary

2011-04-23

The United States supports a peaceful transfer of power in Yemen that is responsive to the aspirations of the Yemeni people. We applaud the announcements by the Yemeni Government and... Read More

Joint Statement on the Second Annual U.S.-AU High Level Meeting

The following is a joint statement by the United States and the African Union.

Office of the Spokesman

2011-04-22

The United States and the African Union (AU) met on April 20 and 21, 2011, in Washington for the second annual U.S.-AU High Level Meeting. Talks centered on how the... Read More

President Obama: Statement on Syria

President Barack Obama

2011-04-22

The United States condemns in the strongest possible terms the use of force by the Syrian government against demonstrators. This outrageous use of violence to quell protests must come to... Read More

The 2011 Human Rights Awards

Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns

2011-04-21

From left: Christian Marchant of U.S. Embassy Hanoi, Ambassador Steve Beecroft of U.S. Embassy Amman, Under Secretary William Burns, Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Julia Nunez on behalf of Damas... Read More

U.S.-Netherlands Joint Statement on Supporting Women's Political Empowerment in Emerging Democracies

Office of the Spokesman

2011-04-21

Click here for Secretary Clinton's remarks with Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal. Click here for video of Secretary Clinton's remarks with Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal. Following their bilateral meeting in... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Remarks With Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal After Their Meeting

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton with Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal

2011-04-21

Click here for video of Secretary Clinton's remarks with Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal. Click here for U.S.-Netherlands Joint Statement on Supporting Women's Political Empowerment in Emerging Democracies SECRETARY CLINTON: Well,... Read More

2011 Hours Against Hate

Stand Up and Speak Out

Special Representative to Muslim Communities Farah Pandith, and Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal

2011-04-21

  2011 Hours Against Hate is a campaign to stop bigotry and promote respect across lines of culture, religion, tradition, class, and gender. Launched by Special Representative to Muslim Communities... Read More



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