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Secretary Clinton’s Remarks at the Launch of the Asia Society’s Series of Richard C. Holbrooke Memorial Addresses

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-02-18

SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you. Well, it is wonderful to be back here at the Asia Society, and I thank Vishakha for that introduction and for her strong leadership. I also... Read More

Michael H. Posner and Philip J. Crowley: Interview with Leslie Harris, President and CEO for the Center for Democracy and Technology

2011-02-18

Conversations With America: The State Department's Internet Freedom Strategy Interview Michael H. Posner Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Philip J. Crowley Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Public... Read More

President Obama: Statement on violence in Bahrain, Libya and Yemen

2011-02-18

The White House Office of the Press Secretary I am deeply concerned by reports of violence in Bahrain, Libya and Yemen. The United States condemns the use of violence by... Read More

Jon Huntsman: Remarks Urging Chinese Government to Consider Immediate Humanitarian Release of Xue Feng

2011-02-18

U.S. Ambassador to China Beijing, China AMBASSADOR HUNTSMAN: I'm extremely disappointed in the outcome, although it wasn't completely unexpected. The original sentence was upheld, that of eight years in prison... Read More

Secretary Clinton’s Remarks With General James E. Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-02-17

SECRETARY CLINTON: Good afternoon. General Cartwright and I and Under Secretary Burns have just come out of a bipartisan classified briefing with senators, where we talked about recent events in... Read More

Assistant Secretary P.J. Crowley on the Proposed Changes to Regulation of Women’s Shelters In Afghanistan

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Public Affairs Philip J. Crowley

2011-02-17

The United States is concerned by the Afghan Government's proposed changes to the regulation of women’s shelters. While we recognize that the government needs to monitor shelters, it is important... Read More

William Burns: Remarks on Diplomacy, Religious Freedom and the Real World

2011-02-17

Under Secretary for Political Affairs Remarks to the 30th Annual Appeal of Conscience Foundation's Religious Seminar at FSI Arlington, VA Good morning. Thank you very much for that kind introduction.... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society

Secretry of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-02-16

UNDER SECRETARY BURNS: Good morning, everyone. I’m very pleased to welcome you to the Department of State and to the launch of this first-ever Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society. Today’s... Read More

Secretary Clinton: Internet Rights and Wrongs: Choices & Challenges in a Networked World

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-02-15

Thank you all very much and good afternoon. It is a pleasure, once again, to be back on the campus of the George Washington University, a place that I have... Read More

Fact Sheet: Internet Freedom

Office of the Spokesman

2011-02-15

Following her landmark address on January 21, 2010, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered a second major foreign policy speech on Internet freedom on February 15, 2011 at George Washington... Read More

Third Meeting of the U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Partnership Commission and Signing of a Cooperative Plan on Combating Human Trafficking in Ukraine

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kostyantyn Gryshchenko

2011-02-15

SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, thank you all very much for being here. I am pleased to join the minister in hosting the third session of the United States-Ukraine Strategic Partnership Commission.... Read More

Press Conference by the President

2011-02-15

The White House Office of the Press Secretary South Court Auditorium 10:59 A.M. EST THE PRESIDENT: Good morning, everybody. Please have a seat. I figured that I’d give Jay one... Read More

Special Envoy Hannah Rosenthal: 2011 Hours Against Hate

Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal

2011-02-14

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Secretary Clinton’s Interview With Abderrahim Foukara of Al Jazeera

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-02-14

QUESTION: Madam Secretary, first of all, thank you for talking to Al Jazeera at the State Department. As you know, the Egyptian army, the supreme council of the armed forces... Read More

Interview With Hisham Melhem of Al Arabiya

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

2011-02-14

QUESTION: Okay. Madam Secretary, I really appreciate this opportunity. SECRETARY CLINTON: Thank you. QUESTION: We have very little time. Let me start. There was conflicting messages coming from the White... Read More

Assistant Secretary P.J. Crowley on Protests in Algeria

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Public Affairs Philip J. Crowley

2011-02-13

We note the ongoing protests in Algeria, and call for restraint on the part of the security services. In addition, we reaffirm our support for the universal rights of the... Read More

Assistant Secretary P.J. Crowley: Call for Release of Tal Al-Mallouhi

Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Public Affairs Philip J. Crowley

2011-02-12

The United States strongly condemns Syria’s secret trial of blogger Tal Al-Mallouhi, calls for her immediate release, and rejects as baseless allegations of American connections that have resulted in a... Read More

President Obama on a Historic Day in Egypt

President Barack Obama

2011-02-11

Remarks by the President on Egypt Grand Foyer 3:06 P.M. EST THE PRESIDENT: Good afternoon, everybody. There are very few moments in our lives where we have the privilege to... Read More

Senator John Kerry On The Resignation Of President Mubarak

Senator John Kerry

2011-02-11

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman John Kerry (D-MA) issued a statement today following the announcement that President Hosni Mubarak resigned: “This is an extraordinary moment for Egypt.... Read More

U.S. Contributes $125 Million to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Office of the Spokesman

2011-02-11

The United States is pleased to announce an initial contribution of $125 million toward the 2011 operations of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). The contribution, funded through... Read More



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