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Remarks by Ambassador Power at a UN Security Council Briefing on Ebola

We have made tremendous progress toward stopping this deadly Ebola outbreak, but we must work relentlessly to get to zero.

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US Strongly Condemns Assad Regime’s Intensified Bombing of Civilians, Use of Barrel Bombs

Since the first week of July, the Assad regime has dropped over 2,000 barrel bombs throughout Syria, with particularly high concentrations in Darayya and Zabadani.

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U.S. Statement at UN Security Council Vote on a Syria Chemical Weapons Joint Investigative Mechanism

Today, the UN Security Council has taken another step aimed at stopping the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

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Ambassador Power’s Statement on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

After more than three years of intense negotiations, the world has finally agreed on an ambitious and transformative 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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Ambassador Power: Remarks at Negotiations on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

No single nation or even group of nations can succeed itself in tackling these problems. This has to be global. It has to be unified.

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Ambassador Power: EOV on UN Security Council Resolution on MH17

The United States believes firmly that those who carried out this unspeakable crime cannot remain unnamed and unpunished.

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CJCS Dempsey: UN Peacekeeping Missions Serve to Advance Collective Security of all UN Members

Today, peacekeepers are being asked to shoulder more responsibility in combat zones than at any time in history. Peacekeeping operations are under greater strain than ever before. Because of this reality, we’re at a critical juncture for this body.

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Statement on the Decision by ECOSOC to Accredit Freedom Now

For dozens of prisoners of conscience around the world, Freedom Now’s dedicated lawyers provide a glimmer of hope when the regimes that imprison their clients try to strip that hope away.

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EOV at UN Security Council Vote on Iran Non-Proliferation

Today we have adopted a UN Security Council resolution enshrining the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, JCPOA, agreed to six days ago in Vienna.

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U.S. Mission to the United Nations: Statement on Iran Joint Plan of Action

Today, the United States and our P5+1 negotiating partners, along with the EU, reached a historic, comprehensive deal that ‎addresses concerns about the Islamic Republic of Iran’s nuclear program, one of the most serious threats in the world to the security of Americans, American allies and international peace and security.

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