All articles from: February, 2016

Photo Gallery: Working Group Meetings of the International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV)

The US Mission in Geneva is proud to be hosting the first Working Group Meetings of the International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV)

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Venezuela: Inclusion of All Parties a Key to Solving Challenges

We continue to call for respect for the will of the people, the rule of law, the separation of powers within the government, and the democratic process. We are deeply concerned by decisions of the Venezuelan Supreme Court limiting the authority of the recently elected National Assembly, which have undermined Venezuelan democracy.

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United States Condemns Terrorist Attack in Ankara, Turkey

The United States strongly condemns the terrorist attack on Turkish military personnel and civilians today in Ankara, Turkey. We extend our deepest condolences to the families of those killed, and we wish a quick recovery to those injured.

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U.S. Remarks at the 19th International Meeting of Mine Action National Program Directors and United Nations Advisors

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Protecting civilians from explosive remnants of war is and will remain a foreign policy priority for the United States, for President Obama and for Secretary Kerry. We know that is the right thing to do, but we also know it is the smart thing to do. Mine action enables lasting peace. That is why we are supporting these efforts in word and in deed.

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Statement by the United States at the February 12, 2016, DSB Meeting

Statement by the United States at the Meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body as delivered in Geneva on February 12, 2016.

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Secretary Kerry’s Remarks following the International Syria Support Group Meeting in Munich

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Secretary Kerry: “We believe we have made progress on both the humanitarian front and the cessation of hostilities front. … This progress has the potential … to change the daily lives of the Syrian people.”

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Job Announcement: Senior Guard

The U.S. Mission in Geneva is seeking an individual for the position of Senior Guard in the Regional Security Office.

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Job Announcement: Property Supply Clerk

The U.S. Mission in Geneva is seeking an individual for the position of Property Supply Clerk in the General Services Office.

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President’s FY 2017 Budget Request for the U.S. Department of State and USAID

The President’s Budget request for the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) directly supports the National Security Strategy by helping to build and sustain a more secure, prosperous, and democratic world.

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FACT SHEET:  Preparing for and Responding to the Zika Virus at Home and Abroad

Since late last year, the Administration has been aggressively working to combat Zika, a virus primarily spread by mosquitoes that has recently been linked to birth defects and other concerning health outcomes.

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