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Ethiopia's Investments in Family Planning

Center for Strategic and International Studies - Washington, D.C.

Assistant Secretary for Population, Refugees, and Migration, Anne C. Richard

2014-04-23

Let me start by thanking you for organizing this event. And thank you for preparing this video. It is inspiring to see how enlightened family planning policies can transform the... Read More

On OSCE Engagement with Ukraine

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

U.S. Representative to the Permanent Council of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, Ambassador Daniel B. Baer

2014-04-22

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Today, we are grateful for this Organization and applaud its efforts to... Read More

White House Press Secretary on South Sudan

Office of the Press Secretary

The White House

2014-04-22

We are horrified by reports out of South Sudan that fighters aligned with rebel leader Riek Machar massacred hundreds of innocent civilians last week in Bentiu. Images and accounts of... Read More

Vice President Biden at a Meeting with Ukrainian Legislators

Rada - Kyiv, Ukraine

Vice President Joe Biden

2014-04-22

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. THE VICE PRESIDENT: Thank you, Mr. Ambassador. And I want to thank... Read More

Remarks to the Press by Vice President Biden and Ukrainian Prime Minister Yatsenyuk

Cabinet of Ministers Club - Kyiv, Ukraine

Vice President Joe Biden; Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk

2014-04-22

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN: Mr. Prime Minister, let me begin by thanking you... Read More

USOSCE on the Geneva Statement: Implementation Cannot Happen without Russian Support

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

U.S. Representative to the Permanent Council of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, Ambassador Daniel B. Baer

2014-04-22

I came to today’s meeting with a clear sense that the United States has hope for the possibility of near-term implementation of the Geneva Statement. In fact, we had hoped... Read More

Remarks on U.S. Foreign Policy and Diplomacy

Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies - Fort DeRussy, Waikiki

Acting Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs, Tom Kelly

2014-04-21

Aloha! I work in the Foreign Ministry of the United States, the U.S. State Department. I’ve been a diplomat my entire life, and so I’m usually dressed a lot more... Read More

Fact Sheet: U.S. Crisis Support Package for Ukraine

Office of the Press Secretary

The White House

2014-04-21

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. President Obama and Vice President Biden have made U.S. support for Ukraine... Read More

Secretary Kerry Op-Ed: Working with the Vatican Against Modern Slavery

The Boston Globe

2014-04-20

Last month, I traveled to Rome with President Obama, where I was honored to meet His Holiness Pope Francis. As an altar boy six decades ago, I never imagined that... Read More

Working Towards a National Peace in Burma

U.S. Department of State

Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, Tom Malinowski

2014-04-19

A milestone in Burma’s transition from dictatorship to democracy will be the end of violent conflict between its central government and the ethnic minority groups living in its border areas. ... Read More

U.S. Condemns Attacks on Journalists in Pakistan

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

Department Spokesperson, Jen Psaki

2014-04-19

The United States condemns the vicious attack on television journalist Hamid Mir in Karachi today, the latest in a series of worrisome attacks on journalists in Pakistan. Freedom of the... Read More

Fact Sheet: Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response and Protection Initiative

Office of the Spokesperson

U.S. Department of State

2014-04-18

Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response and Protection Initiative: Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Partnership to Assist Individuals in Crisis “Sexual violence destroys lives. It fuels conflict, forces people to... Read More

Roundtable with Turkish Journalists on “The Role of an Independent Media in Civil Society”

The Consul General’s Residence - Istanbul, Turkey

Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs, Douglas Frantz

2014-04-18

MR. CONNELL: Good morning, everyone. I’m David Connell. I’m the information officer at the U.S. Consulate. Thank you for coming this morning to this on-the-record roundtable on the role of... Read More

U.S. Makes Economic Case for Inclusivity in Global Forum

DipNote blog

Chargé d’Affaires, a.i., at the U.S. Mission to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Jeri Guthrie-Corn

2014-04-18

Today, the United States and the Netherlands presented a Call to Action to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), thereby formally requesting that the Organization integrate lesbian, gay,... Read More

Secretary Kerry Remarks with EU High Representative Catherine Ashton after Their Meeting

Geneva, Switzerland

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-04-17

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. SECRETARY KERRY: Well, good afternoon, everybody. Or good evening, actually, I guess.... Read More

Geneva Statement on Ukraine

Office of the Spokesperson - Washington, D.C.

U.S. Department of State

2014-04-17

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. The following Joint Statement was released by the United States, the European... Read More

North Korea’s Systematic, Widespread and Gross Human Rights Violations Demand International Action

DipNote blog

Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, Tom Malinowski

2014-04-17

Voices of North Korea - personal stories of North Korean escapees Today, members of the UN Security Council met to discuss the findings of the UN Commission of Inquiry on... Read More

Ambassador Power on the Situation in Homs, Syria

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

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

2014-04-17

The United States is deeply concerned about the Syrian government’s violent offensive on the Old City of Homs and the neighborhood of Al-Waer, and that the breakdown in negotiations on... Read More

Ambassador Power on Recent Attacks against Civilians and the UN Mission in South Sudan

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

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

2014-04-17

The United States strongly condemns the recent attacks by armed groups in South Sudan that have purposefully targeted civilians as well as UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) sites and... Read More

U.S. Condemns Attacks in South Sudan

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

Deputy Spokesperson, Marie Harf

2014-04-17

The United States strongly condemns the attack on the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) compound in Bor today by armed individuals that resulted in dozens of civilian casualties. We... Read More



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