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Assistant Secretary Gordon's Interview With Vildana Selimbegovic of Oslobodjenje

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Philip H. Gordon with Vildana Selimbegovic of Oslobodjenje

2011-06-13

QUESTION: I would start from Ratko Mladic. He’s the most wanted Hague fugitive, is finally in Hague. What does it mean in your opinion for the process of reconciliation in... Read More

Assistant Secretary Gordon's Interview With Zeljka Domazet of Glas Srpske

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Philip H. Gordon with Zeljka Domazet of Glas Srpske

2011-06-13

QUESTION: It’s about the political situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina. What is it like in your opinion, and whether it’s time for Bosnia and Herzegovina to see more engagement of... Read More

Secretary Clinton and Dr. Mwajuma Mbaga at the Buguruni Health Center

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Dr. Mwajuma Mbaga

2011-06-12

DR. MBAGA: Good afternoon all. Thank you everybody for coming at our health center. I’m very much happy to welcome Secretary Madam Hillary Clinton and the USAID delegate to our... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Interview with Arnold Tutu of Radio Phoenix

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton with Arnold Tutu of Radio Phoenix

2011-06-11

QUESTION: Welcome to Zambia. SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you. I’m delighted to be here. It’s my – I’ve been to Victoria Falls, but it’s my fist trip to Lusaka, so I’m... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Interview with Mumbi Kalimba of Radio QFM

Lusaka, Zambia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton with Mumbi Kalimba of Radio QFM

2011-06-11

QUESTION: Welcome to Zambia. SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you very much. I’m delighted to be here in the country and to have this opportunity to talk to you. QUESTION: How do... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Appearance on Africa 360

Lukasa, Zambia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton with Africa 360's Chris Maroleng, Zambian journalists Pennifer Sikainda and Frank Mutubila

2011-06-11

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton discusses U.S. foreign policy priorities with Africa 360's Chris Maroleng, Zambian journalists Pennifer Sikainda and Frank Mutubila, and their listening audience young voters in... Read More

Statement by the Press Secretary on Syria

The White House Office of the Press Secretary

2011-06-11

The Syrian government’s offensive in northern Syria has created a humanitarian crisis. The United States calls upon the Syrian government to stop this violence, and to give the International Committee... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Remarks with Zambian President Rupiah Banda

The State House in Lusaka, Zambia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Zambian President Rupiah Banda

2011-06-10

PRESIDENT BANDA: Thank you. Thank you very much. I would like to take this opportunity, once again, to welcome you to Zambia and your delegation and to tell you how... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Closing Remarks at African Growth and Opportunity Forum

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-06-10

SECRETARY CLINTON: If I didn’t know any better, Minister Mutati, I’d say that you have a future in preaching. (Laughter.) My goodness, I thought he was going to take up... Read More

FACT SHEET: 2011 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) Conference

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

2011-06-10

Zambia has just completed hosting a follow-on conference to the highly successful 2010 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program (AWEP) that took place in conjunction with the 2010 African Growth and Opportunity... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Remarks to Participants in the African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program

Mulungushi International Conference Centre, Lusaka, Zambia

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-06-10

SECRETARY CLINTON: I am so happy to be here. And so happy to see all of you here as well, and thank you so much, Mrs. Banda, for those very... Read More

Ambassador Verveer on Integrating African Women Into the Global Economy

African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Ministerial Plenary, Lusaka, Zambia

Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer

2011-06-10

It is a pleasure for me to be here at the AGOA Ministerial to participate on this panel focused on integrating African women into the global economy. I’m particularly pleased... Read More

Statement by the Press Secretary on Violence in Southern Kordofan, Sudan

The White House Office of the Press Secretary

2011-06-10

The United States is deeply concerned by ongoing developments in Southern Kordofan, Sudan. Fighting between forces loyal to the Government of Sudan—including its Armed Forces and the Popular Defense Force... Read More

Statement by the Press Secretary on Continued Violence in Syria

The White House Office of the Press Secretary

2011-06-10

The United States strongly condemns the Syrian government’s outrageous use of violence across Syria today and particularly in the northwestern region.  There must be an immediate end to the brutality... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Holding Iranian Human Rights Abusers Accountable

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-06-09

In June 2009, the world watched as Iran’s security forces violently suppressed thousands of Iranians who were calling for transparency and accountability in their government. Nearly two years after Iran’s... Read More

Secretary Clinton's Press Availability in the United Arab Emirates

Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-06-09

SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, this is the end of a very productive day here in Abu Dhabi. I want to thank the United Arab Emirates for hosting us and to the... Read More

FACT SHEET UPDATE: U.S. Government Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Libya Crisis

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

2011-06-09

The United States is deeply concerned about the welfare of the hundreds of thousands of civilians displaced and caught up in the Libya conflict.  We continue to call upon Libyan... Read More

FACT SHEET: Department of Treasury and State Announce Sanctions of Iranian Security Forces for Human Rights Abuses

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

2011-06-09

The Departments of the Treasury and State today imposed sanctions against three entities and one individual at the core of Iran’s security apparatus for being responsible for or complicit in... Read More

Ambassador Rapp's Question and Answer Session at the Forum Hosted by the Women of Ateneo

Forum Hosted by the Women of Ateneo Makati, Philippines

Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues Stephen J. Rapp

2011-06-08

Audience Q&A QUESTION: Would it not have been better to try Saddam Hussein and Osama bin Laden at the International Criminal Court? AMBASSADOR RAPP: It would not have been possible... Read More

Deputy Assistant Secretary Melia on LGBT Issues in U.S. Foreign Policy

Tallinn, Estonia

Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia

2011-06-08

Five years ago, here in Tallinn, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender advocates put on the first Pride parade the city had seen. Some in Tallinn didn’t seem to like it.... Read More



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