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25 Years Later, Tiananmen Square Still Colors U.S.-China Relations

U.S. Department of State

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

2014-06-04

Twenty-five years ago, it was possible to believe that the contest between democratic and authoritarian ideas of how societies should be organized was ending. East Germans breached their wall; Chileans... Read More

White House Press Secretary on the 25th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square

Office of the Press Secretary

2014-06-04

Twenty-five years ago, the United States deplored the use of violence to silence the voices of the peaceful demonstrators in and around Tiananmen Square. Twenty-five years later, the United States... Read More

White House Press Secretary on the Presidential Election in Egypt

Office of the Press Secretary

The White House

2014-06-04

The United States looks forward to working with Abdelfattah al-Sisi, the winner of Egypt's presidential election, to advance our strategic partnership and the many interests shared by the United States... Read More

Fact Sheet: U.S. Security Assistance to Ukraine

Office of the Press Secretary

The White House

2014-06-04

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. The United States is working to bolster Ukraine’s ability to secure its... Read More

Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Tusk of Poland

Chancellery of the Prime Minister - Warsaw, Poland

President Barack Obama; Prime Minister Donald Tusk of Poland

2014-06-04

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. PRIME MINISTER TUSK: (As interpreted.) Mr. President, I’m very happy that again... Read More

President Obama at 25th Anniversary of Freedom Day

Castle Square - Warsaw, Poland

President Barack Obama

2014-06-04

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. PRESIDENT OBAMA: Hello, Warsaw! (Applause.) Witaj, Polsko! (Applause.) Mr. President; Mr. Prime... Read More

President Obama and President-elect Poroshenko of Ukraine After Bilateral Meeting

Warsaw Marriott - Hotel Warsaw, Poland

President Barack Obama; President-elect Petro Poroshenko

2014-06-04

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. PRESIDENT OBAMA: Well, it is a great pleasure for me to have... Read More

Ongoing Detentions and Arrests in Rwanda

U.S. Department of State

Deputy Department Spokesperson, Marie Harf

2014-06-04

The United States is deeply concerned by the arrest and disappearance of dozens of Rwandan citizens in Rwanda over the past two months. Rwandan authorities held individuals incommunicado for periods... Read More

Secretary Kerry Remarks with President-elect Poroshenko of Ukraine Before their Meeting

Marriott Hotel - Warsaw, Poland

Secretary of State John Kerry; President-elect Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine

2014-06-04

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. SECRETARY KERRY: Good morning, everybody. It's a great pleasure for me to... Read More

Under Secretary Sewall at Tiananmen Square 25th Anniversary Event

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

Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights, Dr. Sarah Sewall

2014-06-04

On behalf of the Department, I would like to thank Dr. He for speaking to us today on the 25th anniversary of the Chinese government’s violent suppression of protests in... Read More

G-7 Leaders Statement – Foreign Policy

The White House-Office of the Press Secretary

Leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission

2014-06-04

Ukraine We welcome the successful conduct under difficult circumstances of the election in Ukraine on 25 May. The strong voter turnout underlined the determination of Ukraine’s citizens to determine the... Read More

Fact Sheet: European Reassurance Initiative and Other U.S. Efforts in Support of NATO Allies and Partners

Office of the Press Secretary

The White House

2014-06-03

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Since early March, the United States has taken action, both bilaterally and... Read More

Secretary Kerry at the Innovation Framework Agreement Signing Ceremony With Polish Foreign Minister Sikorski

Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Warsaw, Poland

Secretary of State John Kerry; Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski

2014-06-03

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. MODERATOR: (Via interpreter) Thank you so very much, Minister, and thank you,... Read More

Fact Sheet: The United States and Poland: Strong and United

Office of the Press Secretary

The White House

2014-06-03

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Poland and the United States are bound together by shared history and... Read More

Fact Sheet: The United States and Central and Eastern Europe: Enduring Cooperation

Office of the Press Secretary

The White House

2014-06-03

For more than 20 years the United States and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe have worked together to build a Europe that is whole, free, and at peace. ... Read More

President Obama Before a Meeting with Central and Eastern European Leaders

Koniecpolski Palace - Warsaw, Poland

President Barack Obama; Polish President Bronisław Komorowski

2014-06-03

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. PRESIDENT OBAMA: Well, thank you very much. Good afternoon. And along with... Read More

President Obama and President Komorowski to U.S. and Polish Armed Forces

Okecie Military Airport - Warsaw, Poland

President Barack Obama; Polish President Bronisław Komorowski

2014-06-03

Ukraine News Center: Comprehensive listing of U.S. Government news and activity related to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. PRESIDENT KOMOROWSKI: (As interpreted.) Mr. President, ladies and gentlemen, it is a... Read More

Op-Ed: Democracy, Prosperity Linked

Miami Herald

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-06-02

Last month in Mexico City, I walked through the halls of the Palacio Nacional, and I couldn’t help but feel the impact of Diego Rivera’s powerful murals depicting four centuries... Read More

Winners of the 2013 Human Rights Awards

Office of the Spokesperson

U.S. Department of State

2014-06-02

The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Human Rights Awards. The Diplomacy for Human Rights Award goes to Ambassador Mary Beth Leonard of... Read More

Why Fighting Gender Violence is Also Fighting Hunger in the DRC

USAID Impact Blog

Division Chief in East, Central and Southern Africa Office, USAID’s Office of Food for Peace, Rachel Grant

2014-05-31

Ms. Rurayi Namuhindo, pictured above writing her name, is proud of her reading and writing skills. They are giving her a new lease on life, as she can now help... Read More



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