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Press Releases: March 2009



-03/31/09  Burma: Last Senior U.S. Official Meeting with Burmese Foreign Minister (Taken Question); Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/31/09  Interview With Andrea Mitchell of NBC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hague, Netherlands
-03/31/09  Interview With Jill Dougherty of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hague, Netherlands
-03/31/09  Interview With Lara Logan of CBS;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hague, Netherlands
-03/31/09  Press Availability Following International Conference on Afghanistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hague, Netherlands
-03/31/09  Remarks With Dutch Foreign Minister Maxime Verhagen;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hague, Netherlands
-03/31/09  Remarks at The International Conference on Afghanistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hague, Netherlands
-03/31/09  U.S. to Run for Election to the UN Human Rights Council; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/30/09  2008 U.S. Official Development Assistance; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/30/09  Afghanistan Supreme Court Ruling; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/30/09  Côte d'Ivoire's Economic and Political Reform Commitments; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/27/09  Clarification Regarding Fees Applicable to Passport Applications Made on Passport Day in the USA - Saturday, March 28, 2009; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/27/09  Planned Parenthood Honors Secretary Clinton; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/27/09  Remarks at Planned Parenthood Federation of America Awards Gala;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Houston, Texas
-03/27/09  Secretary Clinton and Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison at Women's Museum's "Stories From the Top" Program; Dallas, Texas
-03/27/09  Statement by Participants in Zimbabwe Like-Minded Meeting; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/26/09  Bosnian Constitutional Amendment on Brcko District Passed; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/26/09  Burma: Meeting with Foreign Minister (Taken Question); Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/26/09  Digital Town Hall at TecMilenio University;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Monterrey, Mexico
-03/26/09  Interview with Greta Van Susteren of FOX News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Monterrey, Mexico
-03/26/09  Press Availability at TecMilenio University;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Monterrey, Mexico
-03/26/09  Remarks At The Simeprode/Benlesa Biogas Plant;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Monterrey, Mexico
-03/26/09  Roundtable With Indigenous Students;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Mexico City, Mexico
-03/26/09  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison Guest Speakers for The Women's Museum's Stories from the Top Program; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/26/09  U.S. Welcomes African Union's Call to Action on Mauritania; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/25/09  Live Webcast of Secretary Clinton's Digital Town Hall Event in Monterrey, Mexico; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/25/09  Remarks With Mexican Foreign Secretary Patricia Espinosa After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Mexico City, Mexico
-03/25/09  Remarks at the Women Leaders Dinner;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Mexico City, Mexico
-03/25/09  Rewards For Justice: Abu Yahya al-Libi; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/25/09  Rewards For Justice: Sirajuddin Haqqani ; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/25/09  Rewards for Justice: Baitullah Mehsud; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/25/09  U.S. Aid to Madagascar (Taken Question); Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/25/09  U.S. Government Official's Meetings in Burma (Taken Question);  Deputy Department Spokesman, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/24/09  Conventional Weapons Destruction and Landmine Clearance in Lebanon; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/24/09  Remarks With Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
-03/24/09  Special Background Press Briefing on Upcoming Secretary of State Travel to Mexico; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/24/09  U.S. Government Support for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA); Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/24/09  UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention Calls for Release of Political Prisoners in Burma; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/24/09  Video Remarks for International Roma Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
-03/24/09  World Tuberculosis Day 2009;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
-03/23/09  Deputy Special Envoy for Climate Change Jonathan Pershing; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/23/09  Remarks With Nigerian Foreign Minister Ojo Maduekwe Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/23/09  Secretary Clinton Travel to the Netherlands; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/23/09  Sudan: Alberto Fernandez trip to Darfur (Taken Question); Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/20/09  Bosnian Constitutional Amendment on Brcko District; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/20/09  Contract Awarded for the Phase 1 Construction of the New Office Compound for the American Insitute in Taiwan; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/20/09  Passport Day In the USA - Saturday, March 28, 2009; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/20/09  Study Tour for Afghan and Kenyan Women Drug Abuse Treatment Counselors; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/20/09  U.S. Condemns Coup d'Etat in Madagascar and Suspends Non-Humanitarian Assistance; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/20/09  U.S. Contributes More Than $150 Million to Help Displaced Iraqis; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/19/09  Hoops Tour for Kyrgyzstan Youth; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/19/09  International Conference on Afghanistan: Press Credentialing Procedures; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/19/09  Remarks With South African Foreign Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/18/09  Department of State, Jazz at Lincoln Center, and National Geographic Live Present "The Rhythm Road: American Music Abroad" Free Concert; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/18/09  Inspector General Review of Munitions Sale; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/18/09  Remarks With British Foreign Secretary David Miliband;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/18/09  Remarks with Bahraini Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/18/09  Sudan: U.S. Humanitarian Aid to Darfur (Taken Question); Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood; Washington, DC
-03/18/09  UN Statement on "Human Rights, Sexual Orientation, and Gender Identity"; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/17/09  Palestinian Security Forces Training Center Opens; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/17/09  Remarks With Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State; Washington, DC
-03/17/09  Remarks With Northern Ireland Secretary of State Shaun Woodward;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/17/09  Remarks With Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/17/09  United States Participation in World Water Forum; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/16/09  EU Peacekeeping Operation in Chad and the Central African Republic; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
-03/16/09  Remarks with Irish Foreign Minister Micheal Martin After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/16/09  U.S. Department of State Announces Winners of Global Online Video Contest To Encourage Cross-Cultural Understanding and Community Building ; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/16/09  U.S. Welcomes Agreement on Gaza Weapons Smuggling; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/16/09  U.S.-China Climate Change Leaders Meet at the State Department; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/13/09  Appointment of New High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/13/09  Humanitarian Situation in Sri Lanka; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/13/09  Letter of Agreement Signed with Panama; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/13/09  Madagascar's Political Crisis; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/13/09  Release of Alexis Sinduhije; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/13/09  Remarks With Danish Foreign Minister Dr. Per Stig Moeller Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
-03/13/09  Secretary Clinton Travel to Mexico; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid; Washington, DC
-03/12/09  Appointment of Ambassador Daniel Fried ; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/12/09  Assistant Secretary of State Thomas Shannon to Preview President Obama's Meeting with Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/12/09  Death of Peace Corps Volunteer in Benin; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/12/09  Response to the Shooting of Policeman in Northern Ireland; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/12/09  Town Hall Marking Women's History Month at the Department of State;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
-03/11/09  2009 International Women of Courage Awards;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
-03/11/09  Remarks After Her Meeting With Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/11/09  Remarks With Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/11/09  U.S. and Honduras Extend Agreement to Protect Archaeological Heritage of Honduras; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/11/09  Youth from Mexico, Panama & Dominican Republic Come to US for World Baseball Classic; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/10/09  50th Anniversary of Tibetan Uprising; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/10/09  Contract Awarded for the Construction of the New Embassy Compound in Belgrade, Serbia; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/10/09  Contract Awarded for the Construction of the New Embassy Compound in Monrovia, Liberia ; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/10/09  Department of State Selects Final Architectural Firms To Prepare Designs for the New London Embassy ; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/09/09  Fine Arts Committee Meeting Thursday, April 30, 2009; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/09/09  India: Meeting of Secretary Clinton and Foreign Secretary Menon (Taken Question); Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/09/09  Protocol of Exchange of Ratification: Bilateral Extradition and Mutual Legal Assistance Between the United States and Lithuania; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/09/09  Remarks With Lithuanian Foreign Minister Vygaudas Usackas At the Signing Ceremony After Their Meeting ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-03/09/09  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Announce the International Women of Courage Awards ; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/08/09  Case of Missing American Citizen Robert Levinson; Acting Spokesman Robert Wood, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/08/09  International Women's Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
-03/08/09  Northern Ireland Attacks; Acting Spokesman Robert Wood, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/07/09  Acting Assistant Secretary Feltman Briefs on Meetings With Syrian Officials; Acting Assistant Secretary Jeffrey D. Feltman, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Via Teleconference; Damascus, Syria
-03/07/09  Interview With Mehmet Ali Birand of Kanal D TV;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ankara, Turkey
-03/07/09  Interview on Haydi Gel Bizimle Ol ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ankara, Turkey
-03/07/09  Joint Statement by Turkey and the United States of America on the Occasion of the Visit of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Upon the Invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Ali Babacan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ankara, Turkey
-03/07/09  Remarks With Turkish Foreign Minister Ali Babacan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ankara, Turkey
-03/06/09  Condemnation of International Humanitarian Organizations Expulsions; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
-03/06/09  Interview With Hakima Darhmouch of RTL-TVI;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brussels, Belgium
-03/06/09  Interview With Kai Nicklasch of ZDF-TV ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brussels, Belgium
-03/06/09  Interview With Mark Mardell of BBC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brussels, Belgium
-03/06/09  Interview With Michele Keleman of NPR ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brussels, Belgium
-03/06/09  Remarks With Czech Foreign Minister, EU External Relations Commissioner, and EU High Representative;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brussels, Belgium
-03/06/09  Remarks With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Geneva, Switzerland
-03/06/09  Town Hall With European Parliament President Hans-Gert Pöttering and Young European Leaders;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brussels, Belgium
-03/05/09  Press Availability after NATO Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brussels, Belgium
-03/05/09  Remarks En Route Brussels, Belgium;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; En Route Brussels, Belgium
-03/05/09  Resettlement Benefits for Iraqi Refugees (Taken Question); Washington, DC
-03/05/09  The Secretary of State's 2009 International Women of Courage Awards; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/04/09  Decision by Independent Election Commission of Afghanistan ; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/04/09  Guinea-Bissau Announces Interim President; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/04/09  ICC Arrest Warrant Issued For Sudanese President Bashir; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/04/09  Interview With Ruba Mimi and Anees Barghouti of Ali Soutik Program;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ramallah, West Bank
-03/04/09  Remarks With Access English Language Microscholarship Program Students and Teachers ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ramallah, West Bank
-03/04/09  Remarks With Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ramallah, West Bank
-03/04/09  Remarks With Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (2);  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ramallah, West Bank
-03/04/09  Remarks at AMIDEAST for Access English Language Scholarship Program;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ramallah, West Bank
-03/04/09  Renewal of the Charter for the Advisory Committee On International Economic Policy; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/03/09  Most Recent Visit to Syria by an Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs (Taken Question); Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/03/09  Remarks With Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State; Jerusalem
-03/03/09  Remarks With Israeli President Shimon Peres ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State; Jerusalem
-03/03/09  Remarks With Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Jerusalem
-03/03/09  Roundtable With Women's NGO and Female Entrepreneurs;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Jerusalem
-03/03/09  United States and United Nations Sanctions on Top Leaders of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/03/09  Yemen Parliamentary Elections Postponement; Acting Deputy Department Spokesman Gordon Duguid, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/02/09  Assassinations in Guinea-Bissau; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/02/09  Intervention at the International Conference in Support of the Palestinian Economy for the Reconstruction of Gaza;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
-03/02/09  Interview With Lamis el Hadidi of Egyptian TV;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
-03/02/09  Interview With Randa Aboul Azem of Al Arabiya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt
-03/02/09  Press Availability at the End of the Gaza Reconstruction Conference;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sharm el-Sheik, Egypt
-03/02/09  Special Representative Bosworth's Travel to the Region (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/02/09  U.S. Delegation to the 53rd Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/02/09  United States Assistance to the Palestinians; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
-03/01/09  Opening of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon; Acting Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC

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