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In Other News
- Daily Press Briefing: Syrian Refugees
Deputy Spokesperson Toner (Sept. 1): "We need to have or put in place a credible, peaceful political resolution to the conflict in Syria so that these people can do what every refugee wants to do, which is eventually go home." Full Text»
- Anniversary of End of World War II in the Pacific
Secretary Kerry (Sept. 2): "I join President Obama and the American people in reflecting on today’s 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in the Pacific theater." Full Text»
- Sentencing of Azerbaijani Journalist
Deputy Spokesperson Toner (Sept. 1): "The United States is deeply troubled by today’s decision of an Azerbaijani court to sentence prominent investigative journalist Khadija Ismayilova to seven and a half years in prison." Full Text»
- Messages From Under Secretary Kennedy
Read Under Secretary Patrick F. Kennedy's messages regarding the recent cyber incidents at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). More»
- Passport Awareness Month 2015
Sept. 1: The U.S. Department of State is celebrating Passport Awareness Month during September by launching an “Apply Early” campaign for U.S. citizens thinking about renewing their current passports or applying for the first time. More»
- South Sudan: Adherence to Cease-fire
Deputy Spokesperson Toner (Sept. 1): "The United States condemns the recent fighting in Jonglei State and Upper Nile State in South Sudan. We call on all parties to immediately cease provocative action and hostile engagement...." Full Text»
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