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Diplomacy in Action

Championing Gender Equality

Ambassador Dunn (Jan. 28): "In this pivotal year, we look forward to continuing our productive relationship with UNFPA to champion gender equality and the rights of women and girls everywhere." Full Text»

01/28/2015: Girls play hopscotch on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan. © AP Image

Equipping Ebola Fighters

Jan. 28: Read about the team of experts with USAID, the U.S. military, and the UN World Food Program who have been working to transport, track, and deliver critical medical supplies for the Ebola response in West Africa. Impact Blog» More»

Date: 01/28/2015 Description: Members of the team of experts with USAID, the U.S. military, and the UN World Food Program who have been working to transport, track, and deliver critical medical supplies for the Ebola response in West Africa. USAID Image

Address to the People of India

President Obama (Jan. 27): "My visit reflects the possibilities of a new moment. ... My commitment to a new chapter between our countries flows from the deep friendship between our people." Full Text» More»

Date: 01/27/2015 Description: President Barack Obama speaks at the Siri Fort Auditorium, in New Delhi, India. © AP Image

In Other News

Daily Press Briefing: Russia

Spokesperson Psaki (Jan. 28): "We are deeply concerned by reports that Ukrainian parliamentarian and former military pilot Nadiya Savchenko is gravely ill due to her continued detention by Russia." Full Text»

Travel to Boston

On January 30-31, Secretary Kerry will host his counterparts from Canada and Mexico for the North American Ministerial in Boston, Massachusetts. More»

Trilateral Meeting on North Korea

Special Representative Kim (Jan. 28): "North Korea needs to demonstrate its commitment to denuclearization in a concrete manner before we can resume any serious negotiations." Full Text»

Equatorial Guinea: Arrests and Detentions

Spokesperson Psaki (Jan. 28): "Equatorial Guinea must respect the right to freedom of expression for all of its citizens, including members of opposition political parties." Full Text»

U.S. Condemns Hezbollah Attack

Spokesperson Psaki (Jan. 28): "We support Israel's legitimate right to self-defense and continue to urge all parties to respect the Blue Line between Israel and Lebanon. We urge all parties to refrain from any action that could escalate the situation." Full Text»

Attack in Libya

Jan. 28: The governments of France, Germany, Italy, Malta, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States strongly condemn yesterday’s attack on the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli, Libya. Joint Statement»


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Ebola Response

The United States is working with international partners to help respond to and contain the outbreak of the Ebola virus. More»

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State by State Map

The State by State Map details the work of the Department in each U.S. State, and all for about 1% of the Federal budget. More»

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Wanted: Entrepreneurs
The Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships (S/GP) led a Partnership Opportunity Delegation to Tanzania. More»

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