Earlier today, Foreign Minister Lavrov and I had a lengthy conversation about issues that require immediate attention and issues that require longer-term attention. We understand that improvement in the long-term relationship will be required if we are to make progress on issues where we have different views.
Tonight, I ordered a targeted military strike on the airfield in Syria from where the chemical attack was launched. It is in this vital national security interest of the United States to prevent and deter the spread and use of deadly chemical weapons.
Ambassador Nikki Haley: We know that yesterday’s attack was a new low, even for the barbaric Assad regime.
We know that Assad has used these weapons against the Syrian people before. That was confirmed by this Council’s own independent team of investigators.
Today’s conversations built on three mutual long-term goals: working together to defeat Daesh/ISIS; building stability in the region; and bolstering economic ties between our two nations.
The Trump administration is currently conducting across the entire government a review of our Iran policy. Once we […]
The United States will continue to support Egypt’s security and stability in its efforts to defeat terrorism.
At the thirty-ninth round of the Geneva International Discussions on the conflict in Georgia March 28-29, the United States […]
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The students visited the U.S. Mission as part of their study abroad program that examines the evolving role of multilateral diplomacy in international relations and responses to security challenges from the international hub of Geneva.
The group engaged in a discussion on the unique role of the Mission in implementing multilateral policy.
The U.S. Mission and Webster University welcome Dina Smeltz, senior fellow on public opinion and foreign policy at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, for talks about polling in the US and Europe in the run-up to the 2016 US election and the Brexit vote.