Secretary Tillerson (Sept. 19): "President Trump clearly illuminated the challenges facing the community of nations, including those posed by DPRK, Iran, and Venezuela. As stated by the President, the world needs a renewed and reformed United Nations to tackle these great challenges." Full Text» More»

Date: 2012 Location: Mozambique Description: Aunt with orphans and family © Sarah Day Smith/PEPFAR

Sept. 19:  Secretary Tillerson released the new President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief Strategy for Accelerating HIV/AIDS Epidemic Control (2017-2020), which reaffirms U.S. support for HIV/AIDS efforts in more than 50 countries, ensuring access to services by all populations, including the most vulnerable and at-risk groups. More»

Date: 09/19/2017 Description: 2016 delegate Hamish Finlayson poses at the GES closing ceremonyat Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA. - State Dept Image

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad, India, this fall will highlight the theme "Women First, Prosperity for All" by convening emerging entrepreneurs, investors, and supporters from around the world to help innovators take their ideas to the next level. U.S. entrepreneurs are encouraged to apply by September 24 for an invitation to attend GES 2017. DipNote»

Department Press Briefing

September 14, 2017

In Other News

The Earthquake in Mexico

Spokesperson Nauert (Sept. 19): "Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Mexico affected by today’s 7.1-magnitude earthquake and other recent natural disasters." Full Text»


Hurricane Maria

Sept. 18: The State Department warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to locations that may be impacted by Hurricane Maria.  More»

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