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Diplomacy in Action

Daily Press Briefing

Watch a live broadcast of today's Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Jen Psaki, scheduled to start at approximately 1:15 p.m. EST.

Latvia's EU Presidency

Secretary Kerry (Jan. 29): "In that role, it underscores the importance of what is happening in the European response ... to the aggression that has taken place there, the violation of the sovereignty of Ukraine." Full Text»

The U.S. and Sweden

Secretary Kerry (Jan. 29): "Sweden is helping on Ebola, standing the line on Ukraine, providing critical humanitarian assistance in our struggle in the Middle East with ISIS and Syria, and is a powerful supporter of the concept of a trade agreement." Full Text»

In Other News

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»

SelectUSA Summit

Assistant Secretary Rivkin (Jan. 29): "The reason we are excited about the Summit is simple: The United States is one of the best places in the world to launch a new business." Full Text»

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»

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»

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»


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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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