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Ambassador Baer on Ongoing Violations of OSCE Commitments by Russia in 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

2014-03-27

Mr. Chairman, it has been 27 days since the Russian Federation began its illegal military actions in Crimea; 20 days since Russia called for actions that blatantly violate Russia’s own... Read More

Заявление о продолжающихся нарушениях Россией обязательств ОБСЕ в Украине

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

2014-03-27

Господин председатель, прошло 27 дней с тех пор, как Российская Федерация начала свои незаконные военные действия в Крыму;... Read More

Ambassador Baer on Convictions of Opposition Leaders Mammadov and Yagublu in Azerbaijan

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

2014-03-27

The United States is deeply disappointed by the judicial process leading to the March 17 sentencing of opposition Republican Alternative (REAL) Movement Head Ilgar Mammadov and opposition Musavat Party Deputy... Read More

Ambassador Baer on Report of the Head of the OSCE Mission in Serbia, Ambassador Peter Burkhard

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

2014-03-27

Thank you, Mr. Chairman. The United States joins in welcoming Ambassador Burkhard back to the Permanent Council and we thank him for his comprehensive report. The OSCE plays an important... Read More

U.S. Co-Sponsors Resolution on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar

Human Rights Council, 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation to the Human Rights Council, Paula Schreifer

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council The United States is pleased to co-sponsor this resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar. We... Read More

US Urges HRC to “Stand Firm” in Demanding that Iran Address Continuing Pattern of Human Rights Abuses

Human Rights Council, 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation to the Human Rights Council, Paula Schreifer

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Thank you, Mr. President. The United States welcomes the resolution on the “Situation of human rights in the... Read More

U.S. Urges Renewal of Mandate of Syria Comission of Inquiry

Human Rights Council, 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation to the Human Rights Council, Paula Schreifer

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council The U.S. strongly supports the resolution on “the continuing grave deterioration of the human rights and humanitarian situation... Read More

EOV on Resolution on the use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft or Armed Drones in Counter-Terrorism and Military Operations

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs, Paula Schriefer

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Mr. President and Fellow Council Members: While there is no question that the Human Rights Council plays an... Read More

EOP on Resolution “The negative impact of the non-repatriation of funds of illicit origin to the countries of origin on the enjoyment of human rights”

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs, Paula Schriefer

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Thank you, Mr. President. With all due respect to the lead sponsor of the resolution, the United States... Read More

EOV on Resolution “Integrity of the judicial system”

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs, Paula Schriefer

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council The United States remains fully committed to the goals of promoting and strengthening the integrity of the judicial... Read More

Statement by NSC Spokesperson Caitlin Hayden on UN Human Rights Council Vote on Sri Lanka

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

2014-03-27

The United States welcomes today’s passage of the UN Human Rights Council resolution on “promoting reconciliation, accountability, and human rights in Sri Lanka, ” which calls on the Government of... Read More

Secretary Kerry on UN Human Rights Council Vote on Sri Lanka Reconciliation

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

Secretary of State John Kerry

2014-03-27

Today’s vote in the UN Human Rights Council sends a clear message: The time to pursue lasting peace and prosperity is now; justice and accountability cannot wait. This resolution reaffirms... Read More

Ambassador Power on the Adoption of the General Assembly Resolution on Ukraine

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

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

2014-03-27

Today, countries from every corner of the world made clear their support for Ukraine’s territorial integrity and sovereignty, their support for international law, and for the foundational norms that underpin... Read More

Remarks by Ambassador Power at a United Nations General Assembly Meeting on Ukraine

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

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

2014-03-27

Thank you, Mr. President. We meet today to express our collective judgment on the legality of the Russian Federation’s military intervention in and occupation of Ukraine’s Crimea region. The resolution... Read More

US Remains Deeply Troubled by HRC’s Stand alone Agenda Item Directed Against Israel

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs, Paula Schriefer

2014-03-27

Mr. President and fellow Council members: Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council The time, effort and resources the United States has devoted to trying... Read More

EOP on Resolution “Question of the realization in all countries of economic, social and cultural rights”

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Delegation of the United States of America

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Delivered by Regina Waugh The United States is pleased to join consensus on this resolution concerning the realization... Read More

EOP on Resolution “Right to food”

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Delegation of the United States of America

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Delivered by Jonathan Mitchell By robbing people of a healthy and productive life and stunting the development of... Read More

Human Rights Council Adopts U.S.-Led Resolution on Freedom of Opinion and Expression

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs, Paula Schriefer

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Thank you, Mr. President. The United States is pleased to introduce for adoption Resolution L.2/rev.1 on “Freedom of... Read More

HRC Adopts Resolution on Promoting Reconciliation, Accountability, and Human Rights in Sri Lanka

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Head of the U.S. Delegation and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs, Paula Schriefer

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Note: The United Nations Human Rights Council voted March 27 to adopt resolution L.1/Rev.1 on Promoting reconciliation, accountability... Read More

General Debate on the Human Rights Components of Peacekeeping Missions

Human Rights Council 25th Session - Geneva, Switzerland

Delegation of the United States of America

2014-03-27

Read the U.S. Statements: 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council Delivered by Tabitha Snowbarger Thank you, Madam Vice President, The United States would like to thank the Office... Read More



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