On May 20, Secretary Kerry will address the Foreign Service Institute’s (FSI) Security Overseas Seminar at the George P. Shultz National Foreign Affairs Training Center. Check back here to watch the videotaped event at approximately 10:00 a.m. EDT. More»
Spokesperson Psaki (May 17): "We do welcome the reports that approximately 20 political prisoners were released today. ... So we continue to urge the government to work through the political prisoner review committee, which was specially put in place to address remaining cases." Full Text»
Under Secretary Wendy R. Sherman will travel to Indonesia, India, and Bangladesh from May 21-28; and Acting Assistant Secretary Joseph Yun will travel to Indonesia, Brunei, and Vietnam from May 20-29.
From May 21-27, Secretary Kerry will travel to Muscat, Amman, Jerusalem, Ramallah, and Addis Ababa to discuss a range of regional issues; meet with key international partners; and participate in the World Economic Forum. More»
Secretary Kerry (May 19): "I offer you my best wishes on the occasion of this 53rd anniversary of Cameroon’s independence, and look forward to continued cooperation to promote peace, democracy, and economic growth in Cameroon and the region. " Full Text»
Secretary Kerry (May 17): "We look forward to ... our partnership dialogue that will take place in Dhaka in about a week or so. And this is a very important step in working on presidential initiatives, including climate change and food security, among others." Full Text» More»
Jed Dornburg grew up in seven countries before college. Some say he was destined for the Foreign Service. More»