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Secretary Clinton: Remarks Upon Receipt of the Roosevelt Institute's Four Freedoms Award at the Roosevelt Institute's Four Freedoms Medals Gala Dinner

2009-09-11

SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you. Thank you so very much. Oh, what an evening and what inspiration I certainly have derived from the stories and the words of our four honorees.... Read More

Chargé d’Affaires Fuller: Statement on Violence Against Journalists and Human Rights Defenders in Russia

United States Mission to the OSCE

Chargé d’Affaires Carol Fuller

2009-09-03

 Madam Chairwoman, The United States joins the European Union in noting the deep concern expressed by OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Haraszti in his August 13 statement calling... Read More

Commemoration of World Humanitarian Day

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2009-08-19

Today, the United States is honored to join the international community in commemorating the first World Humanitarian Day. Established by the United Nations General Assembly in 2008 to increase public... Read More

Chargé d’Affaires Matthew Tueller, the U.S. Embassy and NAS Honor Legal Sign Language Graduates

2009-08-18

Cairo – U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Matthew Tueller hosted a graduation ceremony on Monday, August 17, 2009, for 26 Egyptian lawyers who received five months of training in legal sign language... Read More

Secretary Clinton Interview With Bill Odidi of Metro FM

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2009-08-06

QUESTION: So we can start (inaudible). My name is Bill Odidi, and I’m honored to have here with me Secretary of State of the United States of America Hillary Clinton.... Read More

Secretary Clinton Interview With Fareed Zakaria of CNN

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2009-08-06

QUESTION: Madame Secretary, thank you very much for taking time out of this very hectic schedule to spend it with us. SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you, Fareed, and thank you for... Read More

Secretary Clinton Interview With Fatuma Sanbur of IQRA FM

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2009-08-06

QUESTION: So probably I’ll just start (inaudible) relationship between the U.S. (inaudible). So I just would like to know (inaudible). SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, that’s a wonderful question because the President’s... Read More

Townterview with Secretary Clinton Hosted by CNN and KTN At The University Of Nairobi

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2009-08-06

VICE CHANCELLOR MAGOHA: Secretary Clinton, your Excellencies, Dr. Sally Kosgey, the minister for education, science, and technology, Chancellor Wanjui, PS higher education, Your Excellencies, invited guests, participants, ladies, and gentlemen,... Read More

Secretary Clinton Interview With Andrea Mitchell of NBC

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2009-08-05

QUESTION: Madame Secretary. You are here in Nairobi and we are talking about Pyongyang. And this is because of the dramatic rescue mission that your husband managed to complete successfully.... Read More

Secretary Clinton Remarks With Kenyan Foreign Minister Moses Wetangula

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2009-08-05

FOREIGN MINISTER WETANGULA: Good afternoon, gentlemen and ladies from the media. I’m happy to be here this afternoon with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who jetted in last evening to... Read More

State Department Briefing to Preview the Secretary’s Trip to Africa

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2009-08-04

Let me give you a little bit of a taste for what the Secretary hopes to accomplish here in Kenya on her first stop. She has about five key objectives... Read More

Testimony by Earl Gast Acting Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Africa U.S. Agency for International Development

Earl Gast Acting Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Africa, U.S. Agency for International Development

2009-07-30

Responding to Humanitarian Needs, Supporting Peace, and Implementing Development Priorities in Sudan Before the Committee on Foreign Relations United States Senate July 30, 2009 Good morning, Mr. Chairman, and Members... Read More

U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue

2009-07-28

The first round of the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue was held in Washington, D.C. from 27 to 28 July, 2009. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Secretary of... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Joint Press Availability with Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner

2009-07-28

Click here for video of this press conference. Eisenhower Executive Office Building Washington, DC MR. KELLY: Can I ask you to take your seats, please? If we could have your... Read More

Statement by National Security Council Spokesman Mike Hammer on the kidnapping and murder of Russian Human Rights Activist Natalya Estemirova

2009-07-16

We are deeply disturbed  and saddened by the abduction and murder of respected human rights activist Natalya Estemirova, abducted from Chechnya and found in Ingushetiya today.  This brutal slaying  is... Read More

Statement by Ambassador John Beyrle on the murder of Natalya Estemirova

Ambassador John Beyrle

2009-07-16

Yesterday, Russia lost one of its most remarkable citizens, Natalya Estemirova.  I was shocked and saddened to learn of her murder and my heart goes out to her family and... Read More

Russia: Killing of Human Rights Activist Natalya Estemirova

Spokesman Ian Kelly

2009-07-15

The United States is deeply saddened by reports of the abduction and murder of respected human rights activist Natalya Estemirova.  We call upon the Russian government to bring those responsible... Read More

Ambassador Margaret Scobey: Roundtable on President Obama’s Speech The Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University

Ambassasdor Margaret Scobey

2009-07-08

Thank you so much for your kind introduction Dr. El Mahdey. It’s a great honor, not only to have the President of Cairo University, Dr. Hossam Kamel, but also Vice... Read More

Remarks by the President at Parallel Civil Society Summit

2009-07-07

5:38 P.M. (Local) THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. Well, good afternoon. Dobryy Den'. I apologize that I think I'm running late and I'm leaving early. (Laughter.) This is a good reason... Read More

Transcript of President Obama's Interview with Novaya Gazeta

President Barack Obama

2009-07-06

1. Do you agree with the opinion expressed by many Russian and European politicians that the United States is primarily responsible for the economic difficulties that their countries are now... Read More



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