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2014 East Asian and Pacific Affairs Press Releases



-10/22/14  U.S.-Australia-Japan Security and Defense Cooperation Forum; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/21/14  Assistant Secretary of State Tom Malinowski's Travel to Vietnam and the Republic of Korea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/21/14  Release of Jeffrey Fowle;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/21/14  U.S.-Australia Political-Military Talks; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/20/14  U.S.-Japan Joint Press Release; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/17/14  U.S.-China Young Scientist Forum; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/16/14  U.S. Delegation to the International Telecommunication Union Plenipotentiary Conference in Busan, Republic of Korea;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-10/09/14  Republic of Fiji's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-10/08/14  Interim Report on the Revision of the U.S.- Japan Guidelines for Defense Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/06/14  Bureau of Political-Military Affairs Official to Keynote U.S.-Taiwan Business Council Defense Industry Conference; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/03/14  Assistant Secretary of State Russel's Travel to Seoul, Tokyo, and Naypyidaw October 4-11; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/03/14  Counselor Thomas A. Shannon Travel to Australia, Vietnam, and Laos October 6-15; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-10/01/14  Palau's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-10/01/14  The People's Republic of China National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-10/01/14  Tuvalu's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-09/25/14  Signing of Indonesia Palm Oil Pledge; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-09/25/14  Travel of Special Representative for North Korea Policy Glyn Davies to Beijing, Seoul, and Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-09/23/14  Conviction and Sentencing of Ilham Tohti;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-09/23/14  Secretary Kerry at UNGA 69 Event Highlights North Korea Human Rights Abuses; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-09/23/14  U.S. Landmine Policy;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
-09/19/14  Elections in Fiji;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
-09/15/14  New U.S. Consulate General in Guangzhou, China Receives 2014 Green GOOD DESIGN(tm) Award; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-09/15/14  Papua New Guinea Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-09/09/14  Ambassador Catherine M. Russell Travel to Japan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-08/28/14  U.S. Delegation To Attend the UN Conference on Small Island Developing States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-08/27/14  Malaysia's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-08/26/14  Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs Charles Rivkin Travels to Burma, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Mainland China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-08/26/14  Joint Statement on United States-Republic of Korea Bilateral Cyber Policy Consultations; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-08/26/14  U.S.-Australia Visa and Immigration Information-Sharing Agreement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-08/15/14  Indonesia's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-08/13/14  The Republic of Korea's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-08/09/14  Launch of the Lower Mekong Initiative (LMI) Eminent and Expert Persons Group (EEPG); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-08/09/14  The Lower Mekong Initiative Sets Course for 2015-2020; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-08/07/14  Singapore's National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-08/07/14  Verdict from the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-07/29/14  Vanuatu Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-07/25/14  Assistant Secretary for International Security and Nonproliferation Tom Countryman Travels to the Republic of Korea and China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-07/22/14  Indonesia's Presidential Election;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-07/16/14  U.S. - China Counterterrorism Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-07/15/14  Report of the U.S.-China Climate Change Working Group to the 6th Round of the Strategic and Economic Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-07/14/14  U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue Outcomes of the Strategic Track; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-07/11/14  The Republic of Kiribati Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-07/10/14  Six Inducted into U.S.-China EcoPartnerships Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-07/03/14  Deputy Secretary Burns Travel to China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-07/03/14  Solomon Islands Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-07/03/14  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel Travels to China and the Republic of Korea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/30/14  U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue to be Held in Beijing, China, on July 9-10, 2014; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/14  Deputy Secretary Burns' Meeting with Republic of Korea First Vice Foreign Minister Cho Tae-yong; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/20/14  Assistant Secretary of State Malinowski's Travel to Burma June 22-28; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/16/14  Taken Question: Burma Parliamentary Committee Votes Not to Amend 59F; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/13/14  Ambassador Robert King, Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues, Travel to Brussels and Geneva; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/11/14  Republic of the Philippines Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/11/14  Taken Question: Proposed Legislation on Marriage Restrictions in Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/10/14  Assistant Secretary of State Russel's Travel to Tokyo, Japan, June 11; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/09/14  U.S. - Japan Extended Deterrence Dialogue June 10 - 12; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/05/14  Visit of Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Director General for Asian and Oceanian Affairs Junichi Ihara; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/04/14  Message on the 25th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/03/14  25th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Event; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/14  The Kingdom of Tonga Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-05/30/14  Assistant Secretary Biswal Travel to Tajikistan, China, and India; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/30/14  Reports of Termination of Chinese Blogger; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/30/14  Samoa's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-05/30/14  Taken Question: Detention of A Nikkei Employee by Chinese Authorities; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/30/14  Visit of ROK Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Hwang Joon-kook; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/28/14  Taken Question: Response to the Coup in Thailand; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/24/14  Cancellation of U.S.-Thailand Engagements;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/22/14  Coup in Thailand;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-05/22/14  Vietnam Supports the Proliferation Security Initiative; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/19/14  On the Occasion of Timor-Leste's Restoration of Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-05/18/14  Plane Crash Carrying Lao Government Officials;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
-05/13/14  U.S. Department of State Announces NBA-WNBA Sports Envoy Program to South Korea Featuring Alex English and Nykesha Sales; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/13/14  U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue to be in Early July, in Beijing China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/12/14  Joint Statement from the Second Meeting of the Japan-U.S. Comprehensive Dialogue on Space; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/12/14  Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to China and Japan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/09/14  U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/08/14  Vietnam Agreement for Peaceful Nuclear Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/07/14  Vietnam/China: Chinese Oil Rig Operations Near the Paracel Islands;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
-05/02/14  Assistant Secretary of State Russel's Travel to Hong Kong and Hanoi May 5-8; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-05/02/14  Japan's Children's Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-05/02/14  The Republic of Korea Children's Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-04/29/14  Malaysia Endorses the Proliferation Security Initiative; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/29/14  The Marshall Islands National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-04/28/14  Special Representative for Global Partnerships Andrew O'Brien Travel to Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/28/14  Travel of Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert King to Geneva and London; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/24/14  Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-04/23/14  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel Travel to Malaysia and Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/16/14  Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann to Travel to China and Vietnam; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/16/14  U.S. Participation in the Arria Formula Meeting of the UN Security Council on Human Rights in North Korea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/15/14  Joint Statement on the P5 Beijing Conference: Enhancing Strategic Confidence and Working Together to Implement the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Review Outcomes; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/11/14  Khmer New Year;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-04/11/14  Lao New Year;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-04/11/14  Thai New Year;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-04/11/14  Visit of Six-Party Talks Chairman Wu Dawei; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/11/14  Xu Zhiyong Appeal Rejected by Chinese Appellate Court;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
-04/10/14  The Second US-Japan Cyber Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/10/14  Under Secretary Rose Gottemoeller Travels to Japan and China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/07/14  U.S.-Japan-Republic of Korea Trilateral Meeting in Washington; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/04/14  A Milestone for the Mekong River Commission;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/04/14  Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel Travels to Bangkok, Rangoon, and Naypyidaw April 6-11; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/03/14  U.S.-Japan-Republic of Korea Trilateral Meeting in Washington, D.C.; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/02/14  United States Concern Over Events in Rakhine State;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-04/01/14  The United States and China Complete Dialogue on Law of the Sea and Polar Issues; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-03/31/14  Travel of Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert King; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-03/30/14  160th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations Between the United States and Japan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-03/30/14  Philippines: South China Sea Arbitration Case Filing;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-03/28/14  UN Human Rights Council Vote on North Korea;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-03/18/14  Extension of the Agreement for Peaceful Nuclear Cooperation Between the United States of America and the Republic of Korea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-03/18/14  U.S.-China Climate Change Working Group and Ten-Year Framework for Energy and Environment Cooperation Meetings; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-03/17/14  UN Human Rights Council in Geneva Discusses DPRK Human Rights; Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC
-03/15/14  Death of Chinese Activist Cao Shunli;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
-03/14/14  Travel of Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert King to Geneva; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-03/11/14  Third Anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-03/05/14  Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the New U.S. Consulate General in Guangzhou, People's Republic of China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/21/14  Secretary Kerry Designates Under Secretary Sarah Sewall as Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/21/14  Travel of Special Representative Davies to Moscow and Stockholm; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/20/14  Brunei Darussalam National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-02/20/14  Launch of the Senior-Level U.S.-Japan Development Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/18/14  Vietnamese Government's Decision To Uphold Le Quoc Quan Conviction;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
-02/17/14  Release of the Final Report of the UN Commission of Inquiry into the Human Rights Situation in the D.P.R.K.;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/17/14  United States and Indonesia Sign Memorandum of Understanding on Conserving Wildlife and Combating Wildlife Trafficking; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/17/14  United States and Indonesia Sign South-South and Triangular Cooperation Memorandum of Understanding To Support Developing Countries; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/15/14  U.S.-China Joint Statement on Climate Change; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/09/14  Secretary Kerry Travels to Seoul, Beijing, Jakarta, and Abu Dhabi;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
-02/09/14  Taken Question: Readout of Deputy Secretary Burns' Meeting with ROK Ambassador Ahn Ho-young; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/07/14  Department of State Promotes U.S. Aerospace and Defense Technology at the Singapore Air Show; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/07/14  U.S. Department of State Welcomes Mongolian Sitting Volleyball Visitors on Disability Sports and Women's Empowerment; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-02/04/14  New Zealand Waitangi Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-01/31/14  2014 Lunar New Year;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-01/29/14  Republic of Nauru's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-01/29/14  Senior Advisor for Burma Judith Cefkin Travels to U.K., Bangladesh, and Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/24/14  Travel of Special Representative for North Korea Policy Glyn Davies to Beijing, Seoul, and Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/23/14  Australia's National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-01/22/14  List of U.S.-China Cooperative Projects; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/21/14  Political Tensions in Thailand;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/17/14  Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel Travels to China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, and Singapore January 20-27; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/16/14  Deputy Secretary William Burns Travels to Seoul, Beijing, and Tokyo January 19-24; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/16/14  Disappearance of Ilham Tohti;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/13/14  Agreement Extended To Further Protect Archaeological Heritage of China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/10/14  Assistant Secretary of State Russel's Travel to London and Brussels January 13-15; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/07/14  Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to Vietnam, Cambodia, and China; Washington, DC
-01/06/14  China Destroys Illegal Wildlife Products;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-01/03/14  Myanmar's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

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