Watch a live broadcast of today's Daily Press Briefing with Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf, scheduled to start at approximately 1:45 p.m. EDT.
The United States is working with the World Health Organization and other international partners to help West African governments respond to and contain the outbreak of the Ebola virus as quickly as possible. Fact Sheet»
Secretary Kerry (Aug. 20): "He was brave and bold, and no masked coward can ever steal the legacy of this courageous American who lived out the meaning of the word journalism." Full Text» Statement by President Obama»
Deputy Spokesperson Harf (Aug. 20): "Let’s be clear that ISIL speaks for no religion. No faith teaches people to massacre innocents. As the President said, when people harm Americans anywhere, we will do what’s necessary to see that justice is done." Full Text»
The U.S. Department of State's Rewards for Justice program is offering new rewards for information on four key leaders of the Haqqani Network (HQN) terrorist organization and is increasing a previously announced reward offer for information on another leader of the group. More»