All articles from: August, 2017

Statements by the United States at the August 31, 2017, DSB Meeting

Statements by the United States at the Meeting of the WTO Dispute Settlement Body as delivered in Geneva on August 31, 2017.   Read the Statement (pdf)

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Ambassador Robert Wood Remarks at CD Plenary on North Korea

Ambassador Robert Wood

Ambassador Robert Wood Permanent Representative of the United States to the Conference on Disarmament Opening Remarks for Plenary on North Korea August 30, 2017 As prepared for delivery I have requested the floor in today’s Plenary meeting to address the undeniable threat North Korea poses to international peace and security.  This Conference is a critical […]

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The U.S. Military’s Defensive Response to the North Korean Threat

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Speaking at the United Nations Office at Geneva before the Conference on Disarmament, Captain Murzban Morris of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff J5 Strategy and Policy Division described U.S. military defense measures in the face of North Korea’s WMD and missile threats tot the international community.

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Statement by President Donald J. Trump on North Korea

Threatening and destabilizing actions only increase the North Korean regime’s isolation in the region and among all nations of the world. All options are on the table.

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Cafeteria Operation Services /Cafeteria Licensing Agreement

The US Mission is issuing an invitation to Tender for a licensing agreement for Operation of Cafeteria Services .

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Fourth Anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Attack at Ghouta, Syria

Fourth Anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Attack at Ghouta, Syria Press Statement Heather Nauert Department Spokesperson Washington, DC August 21, 2017 Four years ago today, the Syrian regime launched a horrific chemical attack with the nerve agent sarin on the opposition-controlled suburb of Ghouta in Damascus – leaving more than 1,400 Syrians dead, many of […]

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Statement by Secretary Tillerson on the United States’ Engagement in South Asia

This evening, President Trump announced the new integrated strategy for the U.S. approach to South Asia that will require diplomatically engaging Pakistan, Afghanistan and India to create the conditions for stability in the region.

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Replacement of gym equipment

The US Mission Geneva has a requirement to purchase professional gym equipment.

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Remarks on the 2016 International Religious Freedom Annual Report

Secretary of State

The release of the 2016 International Religious Freedom Report details the status of religious freedom in 199 countries and territories, and provides insights as to significant and growing challenges.

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Official Statement on Ouagadougou Attack – August 14, 2017

The United States condemns last night’s heinous attacks in Ouagadougou and shares our condolences with those who lost loved ones or suffered injuries.

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