2017 Remarks Pertaining to Western Hemisphere Affairs

12/29/17 Haiti National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
12/19/17 Meeting With Mission Personnel of U.S. Embassy Ottawa;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Ottawa, Canada
12/19/17 Remarks With Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Parliament; Ottawa, Canada
12/18/17 Background Briefing Previewing Secretary Tillerson's Trip to Ottawa; Via Teleconference
12/14/17 Press Availability at the Second U.S.-Mexico Strategic Dialogue on Disrupting Transnational Criminal Organizations;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Barbados Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/25/17 Suriname Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/21/17 Remarks With Peruvian Foreign Minister Victor Ricardo Luna Mendoza Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/03/17 Dominica Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/03/17 Panama's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/01/17 Antigua and Barbuda Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
10/27/17 St. Vincent and the Grenadines Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
10/23/17 Remarks at the Mexico Business Summit;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; San Luis Potosi, Mexico
10/13/17 Remarks With Secretary General of the Organization of American States Luis Almagro Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
10/12/17 Sint Maarten Constitution Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
10/03/17 Background Briefing: State Department Official on Cuba; Via Teleconference
10/03/17 On the Expulsion of Cuban Officials From the United States ;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/29/17 Actions Taken in Response to Attacks on U.S. Government Personnel in Cuba;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/29/17 Senior State Department Officials on Cuba; Via Teleconference
09/21/17 Briefing on Response to Hurricane Maria; Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary and Haiti Special Coordinator Kenneth H. Merten; Via Teleconference
09/21/17 Briefing on U.S. Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief; USAID Administrator Mark Green; New York City, NY
09/20/17 Belize's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/19/17 St. Kitts and Nevis Independence Day Message;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/15/17 Chile National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/15/17 Costa Rica's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/15/17 El Salvador's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/15/17 Guatemala National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/15/17 Honduras National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/15/17 Mexico National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/15/17 Nicaragua's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
09/07/17 Brazil's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/31/17 Trinidad and Tobago National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/30/17 Remarks With Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs Luis Videgaray Caso Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
08/16/17 Remarks With Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Secretary's Outer Office; Washington, DC
08/10/17 Ecuadorian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/05/17 Bolivia Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/05/17 Jamaica Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/02/17 Assessing the Colombia Peace Process: The Way Forward in U.S.-Colombia Relations;  Assistant Secretary William R. Brownfield, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; SFRC: Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights, and Global Women's Issues; Washington, DC
07/28/17 Peruvian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
07/27/17 Intervention on Venezuela; Washington, DC
07/20/17 Colombia Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
07/10/17 Bahamian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
07/07/17 Argentina's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
07/05/17 Venezuelan Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
07/01/17 Canada Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
06/20/17 Remarks at a Solo Press Availability;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Cancun, Mexico
06/20/17 Remarks at the Plenary Session of the Organization of American States General Assembly;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Cancun, Mexico
06/19/17 Briefing on U.S. Participation in the General Assembly of the OAS; Via Teleconference
06/15/17 Press Availability at Conference on Prosperity and Security in Central America;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Florida International University; Miami, Florida
06/15/17 Remarks at the Conference for Prosperity and Security in Central America Opening Plenary Session;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Florida International University; Miami, Florida
06/12/17 Previewing Secretary Tillerson's Participation in the Conference on Prosperity and Security in Central America;  Assistant Secretary William R. Brownfield, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; Via Teleconference
06/02/17 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/31/17 Remarks at the Meeting of the Organization of American States;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon, Jr.; Washington, DC
05/30/17 Background Briefing: Senior State Department Officials on the OAS Meeting on Venezuela; Via Teleconference
05/18/17 Press Availability With Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly, Mexican Secretary of Foreign Relations Luis Videgaray Caso, and Mexican Secretary of Government Miguel Angel Osorio Chong;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
05/12/17 Paraguayan Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/11/17 Remarks at the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Fairbanks, Alaska
05/09/17 Remarks for the Council of the Americas Conference: Americas Outlook; U.S. Department of State; Washington, DC
05/08/17 Briefing on the Arctic Council Ministerial;  Deputy Assistant Secretary David A. Balton, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Via Teleconference
05/05/17 Remarks With Chilean Foreign Minister Heraldo Munoz Valenzuela Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/02/17 Special Briefing on Venezuela;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael J. Fitzpatrick, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
04/05/17 Remarks With Mexican Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray Caso Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
04/05/17 Seventeenth Regular Session of the Organization of American States' Inter-American Committee Against Terrorism (CICTE); Washington, DC
03/29/17 Remarks at the 2017 Secretary of State's International Women of Courage Award Ceremony;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon, Jr.; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
03/29/17 Senior State Department Official On Venezuela; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/28/17 Special Meeting of the OAS Permanent Council on the Situation in Venezuela;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael J. Fitzpatrick, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
02/27/17 Dominican Republic;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
02/23/17 Statements to the Press;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Foreign Ministry; Mexico City, Mexico
02/22/17 Saint Lucia National Day Message;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
02/21/17 Background Briefing Previewing Secretary Tillerson and DHS Secretary Kelly's Travel to Mexico; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
02/13/17 Background Briefing on an Announcement From the Treasury Department; Via Teleconference
02/07/17 Grenada;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/27/17 Embracing Electoral Progress in Haiti;  Special Coordinator Kenneth H. Merten; Washington, DC