All articles from: April, 2017

Secretary of State Tillerson: Remarks at the United Nations Security Council Ministerial Session on D.P.R.K.

Secretary of State Tillerson

Failing to act now on the most pressing security issue in the world may bring catastrophic consequences.

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Ambassador Wood: North Korea will be key Focus at Upcoming NPT Preparatory Committee

Ambassador Robert Wood

Video: Press Conference Statement by Ambassador Robert Wood on North Korea and the NPT Preparatory Committee.

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Appointment of Heather Nauert as State Department Spokesperson

Prior to joining the State Department, Nauert was a New York-based Fox News Channel anchor and correspondent.

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USAID Counselor Thomas H. Staal Travels to Pledging Event for Yemen

U.S. Agency for International Development Counselor Thomas H. Staal will travel to Geneva, Switzerland April 24-26.

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U.S. Statement at the WTO Trade Policy Review of Belize

The United States looks forward to continuing to work with Belize to increase prosperity in the hemisphere.

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Press Availability on Iran

The Trump administration is currently conducting across the entire government a review of our Iran policy. Once we have finalized our conclusions, we will meet the challenges Iran poses with clarity and conviction

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Statement by the United States at the April 19, 2017, DSB Meeting

Statement by the United States at the April 19, 2017, World Trade Organization Dispute Settlement Body Meeting.

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Secretary Tillerson: Remarks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at a Press Availability


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.

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United States Condemns Illegitimate Elections and Referenda in Georgia’s Occupied Territories

These illegitimate elections and referenda are being conducted in Georgian territory without the consent of the government of Georgia.

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The United States Concerned by Reports of Detentions and Deaths of LGBTI Individuals in Chechnya, Russia

We are deeply disturbed by recent public statements by Chechen authorities that condone and incite violence against LGBTI persons.

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