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Combatting Terrorism: Looking Over the Horizon – Remarks by Under Secretary Sarah Sewall

Violent extremism’s growth over the last decade is an extremely dangerous and destabilizing phenomenon.

Secretary Kerry Travels to Abuja, Geneva, Madrid, and Paris

Secretary Kerry will meet with Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif on May 30 in Geneva as part of the ongoing […]

Under Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman Travel to Vienna and Geneva

On May 30, Under Secretary Sherman will join Secretary Kerry in Geneva, Switzerland, for meetings with Iranian officials.

Human Rights News

U.S. HRC Joint Statement on Protection of the Family



Ensuring that families are safe environments where all members are able to reach their full potential and enjoy their […]

U.S. EOV on HRC Cooperation and Assistance to Ukraine

The United States applauds the Government of Ukraine for bringing forth this resolution. We also commend Ukraine for its […]

U.S. EOP on HRC Right to Education Resolution

The United States is firmly committed to providing equal access to education.

Development & Humanitarian Aid

Ambassador Hamamoto’s Remarks at the U.S. Mission’s 2015 Independence Day Reception

Ambassador Hamamoto

The Aloha Spirit is a mindset, a way of engagement, and I believe by embracing it, we will be […]

Press Statement: U.S. Participation in Geneva Discussions on Georgian conflict

The United States reaffirmed its strong commitment to the territorial integrity, independence, and sovereignty of Georgia within its internationally recognized borders.

Fact Sheet: History of U.S. Refugee Resettlement

The U.S. refugee resettlement program reflects the core values of the United States and our strong tradition of providing […]