2018 East Asian and Pacific Affairs Press Releases

07/19/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankai; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/19/18 Secretary Pompeo and Secretary Mattis Host AUSMIN at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/18/18 Joint Statement From G7 Foreign Ministers on MH17; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/15/18 General Officer-Level Talks Between the United States and the DPRK on the Repatriation of Remains;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
07/14/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Hong Kong Secretary of Justice Teresa Cheng; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/12/18 United States and China Host Regional Counter Nuclear Smuggling Workshop; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/10/18 Kiribati National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
07/09/18 Burma Court Decision To Continue Trial of Reuters Journalists;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/09/18 Mongolia National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
07/09/18 Secretary Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mattis Host the 2018 Australia-U.S. Ministerial (AUSMIN) Consultations in Palo Alto;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
07/09/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Vietnamese Leaders; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/05/18 Solomon Islands National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
07/02/18 Secretary Pompeo Travel to Pyongyang, Tokyo, Hanoi, Abu Dhabi, and Brussels;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/28/18 Joint Statement on the Second U.S.-Japan Pacific Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/28/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/28/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Republic of Korea's Foreign Minister Kang; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/20/18 United States and Vietnam Complete Dialogue on Maritime Issues and the Law of the Sea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/18/18 Assistant Secretary Dr. Christopher A. Ford To Visit Seoul and Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/18/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Republic of Korea's Foreign Minister Kang; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/15/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Chinese Vice Chairman of the National People's Congress Wang Chen; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/14/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Chinese Officials Including President Xi Jinping, Politburo Member Yang Jiechi, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/12/18 Third U.S.-Brunei Senior Officials' Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/11/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Bruneian Foreign Minister II Dato Erywan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/11/18 Republic of the Philippines Independence Day;  Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Washington, DC
06/08/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankai; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/08/18 U.S.-Republic of Korea Energy Security Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/07/18 Joint Statement on Australia - New Zealand - United States Pacific Security Cooperation Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/07/18 Secretary Pompeo's Travel to Canada, Singapore, South Korea, and China;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
06/05/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno L.P. Marsudi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/05/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/03/18 29th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square ;  Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Washington, DC
06/01/18 Acting Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan Thornton Travels to Singapore; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/31/18 Samoa National Day;  Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Washington, DC
05/30/18 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo To Hold a Press Availability; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/29/18 United States Hosts First-Of-Its-Kind Chinese Study Visit To Observe Drug Prevention and Treatment Best Practices; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/25/18 Calling Russia To Account for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH-17;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/25/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Kang; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/24/18 The Shoot Down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/23/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/22/18 Conviction of Tashi Wangchuk;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/22/18 Joint Statement of the Second U.S.-Mongolia Economic Policy Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/21/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/21/18 The State Department Hosts Mongolian Foreign Minister Tsogtbaatar Damdin; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/20/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Republic of Korea Vice Foreign Minister Cho; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/20/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting with Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno L.P. Marsudi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/18/18 Ambassador Tina Kaidanow, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, Travels to Germany, Japan, India, and Singapore; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/17/18 2018 U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/17/18 Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch Travels to the Republic of Korea and China; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/17/18 Close of Candidate Registration Period for Cambodia's National Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/16/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/15/18 Chinese Government's Harassment of Early Rain Covenant Church;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/14/18 Timor-Leste Parliamentary Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/11/18 Acting Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan Thornton Travels to China and Japan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/09/18 Addressing the Challenge of Returning Families of Foreign Terrorist Fighters: Workshop Held in Bali, Indonesia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/09/18 Malaysian General Election;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/09/18 Statement From the Freed Americans; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/18 Secretary Pompeo's Phone Call With Chinese Politburo Member Yang Jiechi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/02/18 On the Occasion of North Korea Freedom Week;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
04/30/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/18 Joint Statement of the 2018 U.S.-Japan-Mongolia Trilateral Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/18 Republic of the Marshall Islands Constitution Day;  Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Washington, DC
04/23/18 Acting Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/23/18 Anzac Day; Acting Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Washington, DC
04/23/18 Joint Statement of the Second Public-Private Sector Roundtable Discussion on U.S.-Japan Cooperation on Third Country Infrastructure; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/23/18 Ongoing U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for the Rakhine State Crisis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/19/18 U.S. Department of State and the Business Council for International Understanding to Co-host the U.S.-Japan Business Roundtable on Infrastructure Cooperation in Third Countries; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/18/18 Acting Assistant Secretary Susan Thornton Travels to Seoul and Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/11/18 Khmer New Year; Acting Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Washington, DC
04/11/18 Lao New Year; Acting Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Washington, DC
04/11/18 Thailand New Year - Songkran Festival; Acting Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Washington, DC
04/10/18 Myanmar Thingyan Festival; Acting Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Washington, DC
04/05/18 Joint Statement on the U.S.-India-Japan Trilateral Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/05/18 Sentencing of Peaceful Activists in Vietnam;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
04/04/18 Acting Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankai; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/01/18 Acting Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan Thornton Travels to Malaysia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/26/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno L.P. Marsudi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/26/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/21/18 Thirteenth Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Coordinating Committee Meeting, Tokyo, Japan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/16/18 Ambassador Nathan A. Sales To Travel to Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/16/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/16/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Republic of Korea (ROK) Foreign Minister Kang; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/06/18 Imposition of Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act Sanctions on North Korea;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
03/06/18 The United States Congratulates Australia and Timor-Leste on the Conclusion of a Maritime Boundary Treaty;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
03/05/18 U.S.-Republic of Korea Special Measures Agreement Consultations;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
03/01/18 United States at the Second International Space Exploration Forum in Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/27/18 Death of Human Rights Attorney Dr. Li Baiguang;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
02/21/18 Brunei Darussalam National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
02/16/18 Acting Assistant Secretary Thornton To Travel to Berlin; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/14/18 Celebrating the Lunar New Year;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
02/14/18 Mongolian Lunar New Year (Tsagaan Sar);  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
02/09/18 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi; Washington, DC
02/08/18 Assistant Secretary Carl Risch Travels to Cambodia, Thailand, and Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/06/18 Conviction of Peaceful Activists;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
02/04/18 New Zealand Waitangi Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Nauru National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Special Representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun Travels to Tokyo and Seoul; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/26/18 Ambassador Tina Kaidanow, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, Travels to Vietnam and Singapore; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/18 Australia National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/23/18 U.S. Congratulates India on Joining the Australia Group;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/23/18 U.S.-Mongolia Annual Bilateral Consultations in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/18/18 The United States and Republic of Korea Hold Second Meeting of the Extended Deterrence Strategy and Consultation Group; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/12/18 Acting Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan Thornton Travels to Canada, Mongolia, China, and Indonesia; Washington, DC
01/12/18 U.S. Department of State and the East-West Center Convene Young Pacific Leaders in Hawai'i; Washington, DC
01/11/18 Secretary Tillerson Travels to Canada;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/10/18 Prosecution of Reuters Reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/09/18 Talks Between South Korea and North Korea on the Winter Olympics;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/02/18 Burmese (Myanmar) National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC