2017

12/29/17 Kosovo Assembly Attempts to Abrogate Law on the Specialist Chambers;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/29/17 Peaceful Protests in Iran;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/22/17 Illegitimate Constituent Assembly Undermining Democracy in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/22/17 On the Presidential Elections in Honduras;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/20/17 Annual Report on the Implementation of the Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/18/17 Chilean Presidential Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/18/17 The Post-Election Situation in Honduras;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/15/17 On Nepal's Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/12/17 Poland: National Broadcasting Council's Fine on TVN24;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/11/17 OAS LGBTI Core Group Welcomes the Appointment of Victor Madrigal-Borloz as UN Independent Expert on Protection Against Violence and Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity; Washington, DC
12/11/17 Venezuela's Undemocratic Electoral Process;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/10/17 International Human Rights Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
12/08/17 Mexico and the United States of America Strengthen Their Bilateral Dialogue and Cooperation for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/06/17 Visa Restrictions on Individuals Responsible for Undermining Cambodian Democracy;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/05/17 Human Rights Council Special Session on Burma;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/03/17 International Day of Persons With Disabilities;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
12/01/17 Deputy Secretary Sullivan to Deliver Remarks at Event on Engaging Men and Boys in Preventing Violence Against Women and Children; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/28/17 Russia's Restrictive Media-Focused Legislation;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/24/17 On the Occasion of the Inauguration of the New President of the Kyrgyz Republic;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/21/17 Panel of Guinean Judges Concludes Investigation Into 2009 Conakry Stadium Massacre;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/17/17 Marking the 84th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Holodomor;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/15/17 Eighth Anniversary of the Death of Sergey Magnitskiy;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/15/17 United States Assistance to Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/08/17 Municipal Elections in Nicaragua;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/07/17 Anti-Democratic Actions by Maduro Regime in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/06/17 United States Welcomes Announcement of Electoral Calendar in the Democratic Republic of Congo;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/02/17 International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/29/17 Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Simon Henshaw Leads a Delegation to Burma and Bangladesh; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/27/17 International Religious Freedom Day;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/27/17 Lima Group's Declaration on Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/26/17 In Recognition of Intersex Awareness Day;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/26/17 Release of the Report on Human Rights Abuses and Censorship in North Korea;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/26/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call with Burma's Armed Forces Commander-in-Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/25/17 Kenya Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/24/17 Response to Protests in Togo;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/23/17 Accountability for Human Rights Abuses in Rakhine State, Burma;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/22/17 Ongoing U.S. Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Crisis in Rakhine State, Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/19/17 Venezuela: Illegitimate Parallel Institutions;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/16/17 Amendments to Cambodia's Election Law;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/16/17 Gubernatorial Elections in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/12/17 Gubernatorial Elections in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/10/17 Liberia's Presidential and Legislative Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/06/17 11th Anniversary of the Murder of Anna Politkovskaya;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/06/17 Elections in Kenya;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/04/17 Violence in Cameroon;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
10/03/17 Key Outcomes of U.S. Priorities at the UN Human Rights Council's 36th Session; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/25/17 The Conviction and Sentencing of Mykola Semena;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
09/22/17 Deaths of Arouba and Halla Barakat;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
09/19/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call With Burmese State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/15/17 Supporting Good Faith Negotiations Among Venezuelans;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
09/14/17 Secretary Tillerson To Host Community of Democracies Governing Council Ministerial; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/13/17 Release From Pre-Trial Detention of Mehman Aliyev;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
09/13/17 Sentencing of Akhtem Chiygoz, Deputy Head of the Crimean Tatar Mejlis;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
09/09/17 Bangladesh Hosting of Rohingya;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
09/07/17 Angola's General Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
09/03/17 Arrest of Cambodian Opposition Leader;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
09/01/17 Sentencing of Mohammad Ali Taheri to Death in Iran;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/31/17 Secretary Tillerson To Host Community of Democracies Governing Council Ministerial; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/30/17 Criminalizing Dissent in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/27/17 President Morales' Decision to Expel CICIG Commissioner Ivan Velásquez From Guatemala;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/26/17 Statement on the Assault on Media Freedom in Azerbaijan;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/25/17 Attacks in Rakhine State and Release of the Rakhine Advisory Commission Report;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/18/17 Assumption of Legislative Powers in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/18/17 ICC Arrest Warrant for Major Mahmoud al-Werfalli in Libya: Joint Statement by the Governments of France, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/14/17 Secretary of State Rex Tillerson To Deliver Address On International Religious Freedom; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/17 Elections in Kenya;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/05/17 Presidential Election in Rwanda;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/03/17 Execution of Bassel Khartabil;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/03/17 Venezuela's Illegitimate National Constituent Assembly;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/30/17 Defending Democracy in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/27/17 Declaration on the Situation in Venezuela; Washington, DC
07/24/17 The United States Congratulates Timor-Leste on Parliamentary Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/21/17 Poland: Independence of the Judiciary ;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/19/17 Respecting Religious Freedom in Russia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/17/17 An Unequivocal Message From the People of Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/14/17 Honoring the Memory of Journalists Natalya Estemirova and Paul Klebnikov;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/14/17 U.S. Determination of Six-Month Suspension Under Title III of LIBERTAD; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/13/17 On the Passing of Liu Xiaobo;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
07/11/17 22nd Anniversary of the Srebrenica Genocide;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/10/17 Sentencing of Nabeel Rajab;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/08/17 Transfer of Leopoldo Lopez to House Arrest in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/06/17 Detention of Human Rights Defenders in Turkey;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/05/17 An Unacceptable Assault on Venezuela's National Assembly;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/30/17 Conviction of Five of Those Responsible for the Murder of Boris Nemtsov;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/26/17 Key Outcomes of U.S. Priorities at the UN Human Rights Council's 35th Session; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/26/17 Secretary of State Tillerson Hosts the 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report Launch Ceremony; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/19/17 Statement on Government of Hungary's Legislation Impacting Non-Governmental Organizations;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/09/17 Detention of Murad Amriev in Russia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/08/17 Lesotho's National Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/07/17 Detention of Amnesty International Chairperson in Turkey;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/07/17 Office of the Historian, Bureau of Public Affairs Release of Foreign Relations of the United States, 1977-1980, Volume XV, Central America; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/03/17 Statement on the Abduction and Arrest of Afgan Mukhtarli;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/02/17 Violence in the Central African Republic;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/31/17 Statement of Congratulations to New Government in Macedonia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/23/17 Government of Hungary's Legislation Impacting Central European University;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/19/17 2017 U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/18/17 United States Welcomes Mandate for New Government in Macedonia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/17/17 OAS LGBTI Core Group Statement: International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia; Washington, DC
05/17/17 U.S. State Department Issues Report on Human Rights Sanctions on Iran; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/17/17 United States Concerned by Violence Outside Turkish Diplomatic Facilities;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/14/17 Nine Year Imprisonment of Bahai Leaders in Iran;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/05/17 Extension of Pre-Trial Detention for Members of ADHOC in Cambodia;  Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/03/17 United States Calls for Investigation Into Death of Mehman Galandarov;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
04/28/17 Designation Under Russia's "Undesirables" Law of Open Russia, the Open Russia Civic Movement, and the Institute of Modern Russia;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/28/17 Violence in Macedonian Parliament;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/27/17 Department of State Releases Documents; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/19/17 Department of State Commemorates Holocaust Remembrance Day; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/18/17 Non-Violence and Accountability During Protests in Venezuela; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/10/17 Venezuela: Maduro Government Must Stop Silencing Opposition Voices; Acting Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/09/17 Statement on Attacks in Egypt; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/07/17 The United States Concerned by Reports of Detentions and Deaths of LGBTI Individuals in Chechnya, Russia; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/07/17 United States Condemns Illegitimate Elections and Referenda in Georgia's Occupied Territories; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/06/17 Congratulations to Ecuador's President-Elect Lenin Moreno; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
03/30/17 Venezuelan Supreme Court Decision Greatly Undermines Democratic Institutions; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
03/28/17 First Lady Melania Trump and Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon Honor 13 Women of Courage; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/28/17 On Lack of Progress on the Political Agreement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
03/28/17 Special Advisor Knox Thames To Travel to Pakistan, Oman, and Turkmenistan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/27/17 Key Outcomes of U.S. Priorities at the UN Human Rights Council's 34th Session; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/26/17 On the Protests in Russia; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
03/23/17 Declaration on Venezuela by Member States of the OAS; Washington, DC
03/20/17 Opposition to UN Human Rights Council Agenda Item Seven; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
03/16/17 Reaffirming U.S. Commitment to a Sovereign and Whole Ukraine on the Third Anniversary of Russia's Crimean "Referendum"; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
03/15/17 Support for Human Rights Council Resolution on Sri Lanka; Acting Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
03/09/17 The Ten-Year Anniversary of the Disappearance of Robert Levinson; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
03/09/17 U.S. Department of State's Sport for Community: Promoting Disability Rights; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/27/17 Second Anniversary of the Murder of Boris Nemtsov; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
02/19/17 Recent Killings in the Democratic Republic of Congo; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
02/18/17 Venezuela: Political Prisoners Should be Released Immediately; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
02/14/17 Six-Year Anniversary of the House Arrests of Mir Hossein Mousavi, Mehdi Karroubi and Zahra Rahnavard; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
02/13/17 Acting Under Secretary Bruce Wharton Travels to Poland and the Czech Republic; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/08/17 The United States Congratulates Somalia on the Conclusion of its Electoral Process; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
02/07/17 Haiti's Presidential Inauguration; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
01/22/17 United States Welcomes Transition of Power in The Gambia; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC