International Day of Democracy

16 September, 2019

On this International Day of Democracy, we reflect on our nation’s unwavering commitment to the unalienable rights that create the foundation of our democracy.

Vice President Mike Pence

United States Assisting Venezuelans in Need

26 June, 2018

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC June 26, 2018 Vice President Mike Pence announced today in Brazil nearly $10 million in additional humanitarian…

Nikki Haley and Mike Pompeo

Remarks on the UN Human Rights Council

21 June, 2018

Remarks by Mike Pompeo, Secretary of State and Nikki Haley, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Treaty Room Washington, DC June 19, 2018 SECRETARY POMPEO: Good…

LGBT flag

LGBTI Pride Month

1 June, 2018

The United States joins people around the world in celebrating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex (LGBTI) Pride Month, and reaffirms its commitment to protecting…

Heather Nauert

U.S. Statement on the Referendum in Burundi

21 May, 2018

Press Statement by Heather Nauert, Department Spokesperson Washington, DC May 21, 2018 The United States notes that the May 17, referendum process in Burundi was marred…

Venezuela protest

An Unfair, Unfree Vote in Venezuela

21 May, 2018

The United States condemns the fraudulent election that took place in Venezuela on May 20. This so-called “election” is an attack on constitutional order and…