Watch a live broadcast of today's Department of State Daily Press Briefing with Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell scheduled to start at approximately 12:45 p.m. EDT.
Director Luna (May 21): "Trafficking in wildlife is not a benign activity. It is a criminal threat that requires a criminal justice response. Time is our enemy as we work to save endangered wildlife and our world heritage." Full Text»
Secretary Kerry (May 22): "The 11 of us are here because our countries have a profound stake in the serious crisis that is affecting the Syrian people, an equally great interest in a peaceful, prosperous Syria that we hope will soon be able to emerge again." Full Text» More» Trip Page»
Acting Deputy Spokesperson Ventrell (May 22): "The IAEA Director General’s report on Iran was released to the Board of Governors today." Full Text»
Acting Assistant Secretary Yamamoto (May 21): "Our short-term successes may be fleeting if we fail to address the long-standing political and economic fragility and render the Sahel susceptible to crisis and conflict." Full Text»
Tenzin Frisby is participating in the Department of Commerce Aspiring Leadership Development Program as a defense trade analyst. More»