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OSCE Statement on Incident in Security Zone in Moldova

U.S. Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

U.S Representative to the OSCE, Ambassador Daniel B. Baer

2014-02-06

We take note of reports of a recent incident involving the principal of a Latin-script school and Moldovan military observers, which occurred in Parcani in the Security Zone. This incident... Read More

OSCE Response to Report by Head of the OSCE Mission in Kosovo

U.S. Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

U.S Representative to the OSCE, Ambassador Daniel B. Baer

2014-02-06

The United States welcomes Ambassador Schlumberger to the Permanent Council, and we thank you for another detailed report. The OSCE Mission in Kosovo has been extraordinarily active since your last... Read More

Remarks on OSCE Security Committee

U.S. Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

U.S Representative to the OSCE, Daniel B. Baer

2014-02-06

The United States warmly welcomes Ambassador Schroeder as the new Chairman of the Security Committee and thanks him for his report to the Permanent Council today detailing the Committee’s plans... Read More

OSCE Statement on Events in Ukraine

U.S. Mission to the OSCE - Vienna, Austria

U.S Representative to the OSCE, Daniel B. Baer

2014-02-06

The United States continues to monitor with grave concern credible reports of human rights violations against activists, protestors, and journalists in Ukraine. We are particularly alarmed by reports from numerous... Read More

Secretary Kerry on International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting

U.S. Department of State - Washington, D.C.

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-02-06

Eleven years ago, the United Nations set aside February 6 as the day each year for all of us to reaffirm our commitment to eradicate Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting and stand... Read More

Moving Toward Zero Tolerance to FGM/C: Building Progress at the Community Level

DipNote blog

2014-02-06

Today, the eleventh annual International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C), is a day to remember the 100 to 140 million women and girls around the world... Read More

UPR 18th Session - Intervention for Dominican Republic

U.S. Department of State

Geneva, Switzerland

2014-02-05

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 18th Session page. AS DELIVERED by Aleksandra Needham, Political Specialist The United States welcomes the delegation... Read More

Eliminating Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting

Impact Blog - U.S. Agency for International Development

Deputy Assistant Administrator for Global Health, Katie Taylor

2014-02-05

February 6th marks the International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting. While in Senegal, I had the opportunity to meet “village godmothers” who had endured Female Genital... Read More

UPR 18th Session - Intervention for Vietnam

U.S. Department of State

Geneva, Switzerland

2014-02-05

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 18th Session page. AS DELIVERED by Peter Mulrean, Deputy Permanent Representative, U.S. Mission to the UN... Read More

U.S. to Attend Meeting on Internet Governance in Brazil

U.S. Department of State - Washington, D.C.

Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs

2014-02-05

The United States will participate in the “Global Multi-stakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance” to be held on April 23 and 24, 2014. We appreciate the effort of... Read More

Assistant Secretary Nuland Press Roundtable on Czech Republic and Ukraine

Prague, Czech Republic

Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, Victoria Nuland

2014-02-05

Assistant Secretary Nuland: I am delighted to be back in Prague. It is no accident that Secretary Kerry sent me here within days of the new government being formed. As... Read More

USAID Improves Roma Lives Through Education

USAID - Washington, D.C.

Biljana Velickovska

2014-02-05

Click above images to enlarge and scroll through photo album. On 5th February, USAID presented the last External Performance Evaluation Report of its decade-long Roma Education Project (REP), implemented by... Read More

UPR 18th Session - Intervention for Cyprus

U.S. Department of State

Geneva, Switzerland

2014-02-04

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 18th Session page. AS DELIVERED by Kim D’Auria-Vazira The United States warmly welcomes Her Excellency Ms.... Read More

Secretary Kerry on Barrel Bombs in Aleppo

U.S. Department of State - Washington, D.C.

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-02-04

Each and every day that the barrel-bombing of Aleppo continues, the Asad regime reminds the world of its true colors. It is the latest barbaric act of a regime that... Read More

Secretary Kerry on Ambassador McFaul's Departure from Russia

U.S. Department of State - Washington, D.C.

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-02-04

I join President Obama in expressing my deep gratitude to one of our very best, Ambassador Mike McFaul, for his exemplary service as U.S. Ambassador to Russia. After five years... Read More

Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Côte d’Ivoire

The White House

President Barack Obama

2014-02-04

On February 7, 2006, by Executive Order 13396, the President declared a national emergency, pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701-1706), to deal with the unusual... Read More

Notice: Continuation of the National Emergency with respect to Côte d’Ivoire

The White House

President Barack Obama

2014-02-04

CONTINUATION OF THE NATIONAL EMERGENCY WITH RESPECT TO THE SITUATION IN OR IN RELATION TO CÔTE D'IVOIRE On February 7, 2006, by Executive Order 13396, the President declared a national... Read More

TechWomen Delegation in Rwanda to Expand Network of African Women in STEM Fields

U.S. Department of State - Washington, D.C.

Office of the Spokesperson

2014-02-03

Fusing technology with efforts to empower women and girls, the U.S. Department of State announced today that a delegation of 30 U.S. TechWomen mentors is meeting in Rwanda February 2-7... Read More

Ambassador Power on Malian Reconciliation

U.S. Mission to the UN - New York, N.Y.

U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Samantha Power

2014-02-03

It is a great honor to be with you here in Mali. I am America’s Ambassador to the United Nations and a member of President Obama’s Cabinet. This is the... Read More

UPR 18th Session - Intervention for Slovakia

U.S. Department of State

Geneva, Switzerland

2014-02-03

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 18th Session page. AS DELIVERED by Tabitha Snowbarger Thank you. The United States warmly welcomes the... Read More



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