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Readout of National Security Advisor Rice's Meeting with Malaysian Opposition Leaders

The White House

National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice

2014-04-28

Today, National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice met with three top leaders of the Malaysian political opposition to hear their views on the situation in Malaysia and their efforts to... Read More

Raising a Voice for Safer Workplaces

Dip Note blog

U.S. Department of State

2014-04-28

The UN recognizes April 28 as World Day for Safety and Health at Work. For many of us, work can be a fulfilling activity that gives us pride and that... Read More

Assistant Secretary Nuland Interview With Nuno Rogerio of SIC Noticias

Lisbon, Portugal

Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs, Victoria Nuland

2014-04-28

Question: Secretary Nuland, welcome to the show, welcome to Portugal. First question on the issue of Ukraine. Do you believe that the United States and Europe have different positions on... Read More

Egyptian Court Sentencing Recommendations

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

Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki

2014-04-28

The United States is deeply concerned by today’s Egyptian court actions related to another mass trial and preliminary death sentences as well as the banning of the April 6 Youth... Read More

John Kerry On Support for Israel

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

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-04-28

For more than thirty years in the United States Senate, I didn’t just speak words in support of Israel, I walked the walk when it came time to vote and... Read More

White House Press Secretary on Mass Trials and Sentencing in Egypt

The White House

Press Secretary Jay Carney

2014-04-28

The United States is deeply troubled by the continued use of mass trials and sentencing in Egypt, and particularly by today’s death sentence against 683 defendants. Today’s verdict, like the... Read More

White House Press Secretary on Ukraine

The White House

Press Secretary Jay Carney

2014-04-28

The United States has taken further action today in response to Russia’s continued illegal intervention in Ukraine and provocative acts that undermine Ukraine’s democracy and threaten its peace, security, stability,... Read More

Background Conference Call on Ukraine Sanctions

Manila, Philippines

The Whote House

2014-04-28

MS. HAYDEN: Hi, everyone. Thanks for joining. We're here to talk about the new sanctions that will be going out today on Russia. We have senior administration officials to speak... Read More

UPR 19th Session - Intervention for Norway

Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Department of State

2014-04-28

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 19th Session page. AS DELIVERED by Lisa Brodey The United States warmly welcomes Minister Brende and... Read More

UPR 19th Session - Intervention for Albania

Geneva, Switzerland

U.S. Department of State

2014-04-28

Learn more about the Universal Periodic Review, and see other interventions on the UPR 19th Session page. AS DELIVERED by Kim D’Auria-Vazira Thank you Madame Vice President. The United States... Read More

U.S. Expands Export Restrictions on Russia

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

Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki

2014-04-28

Today, in response to Russia’s continued actions in southern and eastern Ukraine, the United States is implementing additional restrictive measures on defense exports to Russia. Accordingly, the Department of State... Read More

Universal Periodic Review – 19th UPR Session

U.S. Department of State

2014-04-28

The United States believes the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) has the potential to effect real change in countries throughout the world.  The UPR is not just something that occurs in... Read More

OpEd: Freedom of Assembly is Vital for Driving Reforms

U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia, William E. Todd

2014-04-27

This opinion piece originally appeared in the Cambodian Herald. I would like to thank all my readers for following this column and for sending me your questions. I continue to... Read More

President Obama at Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Town Hall

University of Malaya - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

President Barack Obama

2014-04-27

PRESIDENT OBAMA: Well, good afternoon. Selamat petang. Please, everybody have a seat. It is wonderful to be here and it is wonderful to see all these outstanding young people here. ... Read More

Official Statement by the USG Delegation to NETmundial

Sao Paulo, Brazil

United States Government

2014-04-25

The U.S. delegation, led by White House Cybersecurity Coordinator Michael Daniel, congratulates the government of Brazil and the global community on the success of the NETmundial multistakeholder Internet governance meeting... Read More

Crimean Residents to Face Russian-Style Repression

DipNote blog

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

2014-04-25

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. One unfortunate effect – and perhaps intent – of the Russian government’s... Read More

Assistant Secretary Malinowski on Stemming the Tide of Media Repression

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

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

2014-04-25

Free the Press 2014: Stemming the Tide of Media Repression Campaign As Delivered Thank you Samantha, Hello everybody. I’m honored to be here in my good friend Ambassador Power’s new... Read More

Ambassador Power at the Launch of the Free the Press Campaign

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

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

2014-04-25

Free the Press 2014: Stemming the Tide of Media Repression Campaign Hi, everybody. It’s good to be here. I wanted to be here, even if only briefly, to welcome you... Read More

Ambassador Power at a Security Council Debate on Sexual Violence in Conflict

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

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

2014-04-25

Thank you Madame President, thank you Mr. Secretary General, Special Representative Bangura, and Ms. Misaka for your informative and powerful briefings. In the past decade, the Security Council has identified... Read More

Free the Press 2014: Stemming the Tide of Media Repression

2014-04-25

Journalists are being silenced around the world. In too many places, they are imprisoned, attacked, intimidated, disappeared, exiled or murdered for trying to report the news or exercise their freedom... Read More



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