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Press Releases: June 2013



-06/30/13  Croatia's Accession to the European Union;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/30/13  Deputy Secretary Burns' Travel to Iraq; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/30/13  Press Availability in Tel Aviv;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Tel Aviv, Israel
-06/30/13  Regime Attacks on Homs;  Director Patrick Ventrell, Office of Press Relations; Washington, DC
-06/30/13  Somalia's National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/29/13  Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya To Travel to Brunei; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/29/13  Democratic Republic of the Congo's National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/29/13  Mesoamerican Governments Deepen Commitment to Energy Integration; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/28/13  Adoption of the Marrakesh Treaty To Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired, or Otherwise Print Disabled; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/28/13  Secretary Kerry Announces the Chairman of the International Security Advisory Board; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/28/13  Selection of Pipeline Route for the Southern Gas Corridor; Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell, Office of Press Relations; Washington, DC
-06/28/13  The U.S. Department of State Ranks High as Employer of Choice for Liberal Arts Undergraduates; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/27/13  Message to the Canadian People for Canada Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/27/13  Readout of Secretary Kerry's Call with Lebanese President Michel Sleiman; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/27/13  U.S. Department of State's Middle East Partnership Initiative's 10th Student Leaders Exchange Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/27/13  UN Security Council Decision to Transfer Chapter VII Mandate to the UN Assistance Mission in Iraq;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/26/13  Assistant Secretary William R. Brownfield at the Wilson Center in Washington, DC; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/26/13  Djibouti's National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/26/13  Meeting With Staff and Families of Embassy Kuwait;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Bayan Palace, Kuwait
-06/26/13  Remarks With Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Kuwait City, Kuwait
-06/26/13  Senior Adviser Tomicah Tillemann Travels to El Salvador; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/26/13  Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/26/13  U.S. Department of State Announces First Sports Visitors Program with Turkey; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/26/13  Under Secretary Sherman to Speak at Ministerial Meeting on Mesoamerican Electricity Integration; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/25/13  Announcement of The President's Climate Action Plan;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/25/13  Assistant Secretary Jose Fernandez Travels to France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/25/13  Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Robert O. Blake Jr. to Travel to Turkmenistan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/25/13  Meeting With Staff and Families at Embassy New Delhi;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Embassy New Delhi; New Delhi, India
-06/25/13  Meeting With Staff and Families of Consulate General Jeddah;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
-06/25/13  Remarks With Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
-06/25/13  The United States and India Announce Obama-Singh Awards Connecting Universities to Solve Global Challenges; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  27 Camp Hurriya Residents Depart for Albania;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  Assistant Secretary Richard Travels to Jordan; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  Fact Sheet: EX-IM, OPIC, and USTDA Commitments To Fostering Trade and Investment Ties With India; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  Fact Sheet: People-to-People Philanthropy With India; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  Joint Statement: Fourth U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  Mozambican National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  Remarks With Indian External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New Delhi, India
-06/24/13  U.S.-India Joint Fact Sheet: A Remarkable Expansion of U.S.-India Cooperation on Science & Technology; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  U.S.-India Joint Fact Sheet: Economic Collaboration; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  U.S.-India Joint Fact Sheet: International Security; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  U.S.-India Joint Fact Sheet: Cooperation in Space; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  U.S.-India Joint Fact Sheet: Cultural Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  U.S.-India Joint Fact Sheet: Health Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  U.S.-India Joint Fact Sheet: Sustainable Growth, Energy and Climate Change; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/24/13  U.S.-India Joint Fact Sheet: U.S.-India Cooperation In Higher Education; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/22/13  Opening Remarks at the London Eleven Plenary Meeting With Qatari Prime Minister Hamad;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Doha, Qatar
-06/22/13  Remarks With Qatari Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim Al Thani After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Doha, Qatar
-06/21/13  Croatia's Statehood Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/21/13  Foreign Assistance Dashboard Update; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/21/13  Mujeres Adelante Network Addresses Gender-based Violence in Central America, Dominican Republic; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/21/13  Pushing Forward Gender Driven Growth; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/21/13  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara Sonenshine Travel to India; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/20/13  Additional Funding for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/20/13  Fourth Annual EducationUSA Forum on Internationalizing U.S. Colleges and Universities; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/20/13  Remarks at the World Refugee Day Event;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
-06/20/13  Senior State Department Officials Previewing the First Portion of the Secretary's Trip to Qatar, India, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait From June 21-26, 2013; Office of the Spokesperson; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
-06/20/13  U.S. Department of State Empowering Girls in the Middle East and North Africa Through Technology; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/20/13  U.S.-China Middle East Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/20/13  World Refugee Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  A New Legal Framework for U.S.-Russian Cooperation in Nuclear Nonproliferation and Security; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  Briefing on the 2013 Trafficking in Persons Report;  Ambassador-at-Large Luis CdeBaca, Office To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  Key U.S. Outcomes at the UN Human Rights Council 23rd Session; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  Remarks at the Annual Trafficking in Persons Report (TIP) Release;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  Remarks at the Gays and Lesbians in Foreign Affairs Agencies (GLIFAA) Pride Event;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  Remarks at the World Food Prize Laureate Announcement Ceremony;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  Secretary Kerry Travel to Doha, New Delhi, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Amman, Jerusalem, and Bandar Seri Begawan;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  Three Scientists Win 27th Annual World Food Prize; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  U.S. - Japan - Republic of Korea Trilateral Meeting in Washington; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  U.S. Government Assistance to Syria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/19/13  United States Welcomes Mali Agreement;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/18/13  Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/18/13  Initial Design Team Shortlist Announced for New U.S. Embassy in Beirut; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/18/13  Passage of Restrictive Communications Law in Ecuador;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/18/13  Press Briefing Announcement Regarding Great Lakes Special Representative;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
-06/18/13  Recognizing the 10th Anniversary of the U.S. President's Plan for Emergency AIDS Relief (PEPFAR); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/18/13  Remarks at the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) 10th Anniversary Celebration;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
-06/18/13  Secretary Kerry to Release Annual Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/18/13  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Ambassador Robert King and Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer Travel to Brussels; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/17/13  27th Annual World Food Prize Laureate Announcement; Washington, DC
-06/17/13  Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues To Visit Sub-Saharan Africa Training Academy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/17/13  Indiscriminate Bombing Kills UN Peacekeeper in Sudan;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/17/13  Pride at State: Secretary Kerry Speaks on LGBT Policy and Personnel Issues; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/17/13  Secretary Kerry to Host World Refugee Day Event; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/17/13  Seychelles National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/17/13  The Philippines Joins G8 Global Partnership as 26th Member; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/15/13  Readout of Secretary Kerry's Call With Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/15/13  Result of the Iranian Presidential Election;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/15/13  Terrorist Attack on Camp Hurriya in Iraq;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Assistant Secretary for Conflict and Stabilization Operations Travels to Nigeria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Assistant Secretary of State Kerri-Ann Jones To Travel to Indonesia and Kazakhstan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Extractives Industries Transparency Partnership Between the United States and Myanmar; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Extractives Transparency Partnership Announced Between U.S. and Guinea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Iceland's National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Joint Statement on U.S.-Germany Cyber Bilateral Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Joint Troika Statement on Heightened Tension Between the Governments of Sudan and South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Land Transparency Partnership Announced Between U.S. and Burkina Faso; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Lost Music of the Holocaust: Music From Inside the Nazi Death Camps; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Re-Election of Ambassador William Lacy Swing as Director General of the International Organization for Migration;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Secretary of State John Kerry To Commemorate PEPFAR's 10th Anniversary; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Travel of Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism to Belgium and Germany; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  U.S. - Japan - Republic of Korea Trilateral Meeting in Washington, D.C.; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  U.S. Department of State Promotes Economic Statecraft at the Paris Air Show; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/14/13  Under Secretary Sonenshine To Deliver Remarks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/13/13  Iraqi Government and Civil Society Leaders Participate in U.S. Program To Support Iraqi Widows and Female Heads of Household; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/13/13  On the Occasion of the Official Birthday of Queen Elizabeth II;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/13/13  U.S. Department of State Welcomes Female Pakistani Field Hockey Athletes on the 41st Anniversary of Title IX; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  2013 World Day Against Child Labor: "No" to Child Labor in Domestic Work;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  Agreement on Legislative Elections Reached in Guinea;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  Background Briefing on Easing of U.S. Economic Sanctions In Support of the Syrian People; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces Final Selection for Real Estate Appraisal and Advisory Services; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  Conviction of Liu Hui;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  National Day of Russian Federation;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  Remarks With British Foreign Secretary William Hague After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  Sanctions Eased for Syrian Opposition; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  United States and Peru Sign MOU on Promoting Growth of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/12/13  Winners of the 2012 Human Rights Awards; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/11/13  Colombia and United States to Hold First Meeting on Racial and Ethnic Equality Action Plan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/11/13  Joint Statement Announcing the 2013 AGOA Forum; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/11/13  Remarks at Swearing-in Ceremony for U.S. Ambassador to Libya Deborah Jones;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
-06/11/13  Senior Advisor Tillemann Travels to Hungary and Poland; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/11/13  Sudan and South Sudan Meetings on Oil (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/10/13  Colombia and United States To Hold First Meeting on Racial and Ethnic Equality Action Plan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/10/13  Meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Law on June 24, 2013; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/10/13  Philippines Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/10/13  Under Secretary of State Wendy Sherman's Travel to North Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/08/13  Expulsion of Opposition Parties from the Cambodian National Assembly;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/08/13  Taken Question: U.S. Assistance to Egypt; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/07/13  Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard Travels to New York, NY; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/07/13  On the Occasion of Portugal Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/07/13  Statement on Consensus Achieved by the UN Group of Governmental Experts On Cyber Issues;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/07/13  Statement on the 43rd OAS General Assembly;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/07/13  Under Secretary Robert D. Hormats Hosts 10th Round of U.S.-China Economic Development and Reform Dialogue (State-NDRC Dialogue); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/07/13  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara Sonenshine Travels to Qatar; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/06/13  Secretary Kerry's Meeting With Bahraini Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/06/13  World Oceans Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  Joint Communique of the Meetings of the United States-Peru Environmental Affairs Council and Environmental Cooperation Commission; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  Meeting With Staff and Families of U.S. Embassy Guatemala;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Embassy Guatemala; Antigua, Guatemala
-06/05/13  Regarding Significant Reductions of Iranian Crude Oil Purchases;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  Secretary Kerry Welcomes Announcements of Top Security and Diplomatic Posts;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  Solo Press Availability at Organization of American States General Assembly;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Antigua, Guatemala
-06/05/13  State Department Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Future Leaders Exchange Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  Taken Question: Egypt/Ethiopia Tension Regarding Blue Nile Project; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  U.S. Condemns Racially Motivated Acts and Supports Negotiations in Mali;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  U.S. Department of State Hosts Tech@State: Moneyball Diplomacy Conference; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  U.S. Department of State and Pakistan Embassy in Washington Work Together to Promote Entrepreneurship in Pakistan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/05/13  World Environment Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Acting Under Secretary Rose Gottemoeller Travels to Beijing, China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Assistant Secretary for Conflict and Stabilization Operations to Deliver Keynote Address at the Society for International Development's Annual Conference; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Background Briefing en Route to Guatemala; En Route to Guatemala
-06/04/13  Constitution Day in Denmark;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Deputy Secretary Burns Meets with Indian Members of Parliament; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Egypt NGO Trial Verdicts and Sentences;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  LGBT Pride Month;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Remarks With Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Remarks With Guatemalan President Otto Fernando Perez Molina;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Antigua, Guatemala
-06/04/13  Secretary Kerry and President Pinera Elevate Bilateral Engagement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Swedish National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/04/13  Youth Councils: Empowering Youth Through Exchange; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Department of State and Pakistan Embassy in Washington Work Together to Promote Entrepreneurship in Pakistan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Legislative Elections in Equatorial Guinea;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Remarks With Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Remarks With Chilean President Chilean President Sebastian Pinera Echenique Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Remarks With Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Remarks at the American Jewish Committee Global Forum;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Grand Hyatt Hotel; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Rewards for Justice - First Reward Offers for Terrorists in West Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  The Passing of Senator Frank Lautenberg;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Thirty MEK Camp Hurriya Residents Depart Iraq for Relocation to Albania;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Travel of Assistant Secretary Countryman to Asia for Security-Related Discussions; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  U.S. Department of State Honors Minata Kone of Burkina Faso as the International Exchange Alumni Member of the Month; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  U.S. Supports Dialogue on Sustainable Cities and Communities in Framework of Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas (ECPA); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Under Secretary Sonenshine To Deliver Remarks at The Stimson Center; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  United States Welcomes Opening of Arms Trade Treaty for Signature;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
-06/02/13  Dr. Rami Hamdallah;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

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