Press Releases: April 2017

04/28/17 20th Anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Convention;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; 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 Remarks Before Meeting With Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; U.S. Mission to the UN; New York City
04/28/17 Remarks at Close of United Nations Security Council Ministerial Session on D.P.R.K.;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; United Nations; New York City
04/28/17 Remarks at the United Nations Security Council Ministerial Session on D.P.R.K.;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; United Nations; New York City
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
04/27/17 Interview With Bret Baier of Fox News;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Department of State; Washington, DC
04/27/17 Interview With Steve Inskeep of NPR;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/27/17 Joint Statement on U.S.-Argentina Partnership on Cyber Policy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/17 On the Occasion of the Republic of Sierra Leone's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/27/17 On the Occasion of the Republic of Togo's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/27/17 South Africa National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/27/17 State Department Terrorist Designation of Mubarak Mohammed A Alotaibi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/17 United States Citizens Detained in Iran;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/27/17 United States Urges Establishment of a Power-Sharing Government in Northern Ireland;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/26/17 Joint Statement by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/26/17 On the Occasion of the United Republic of Tanzania's Union Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/26/17 Regional Symposium To Combat Recruitment and Radicalization to Violence in Prisons; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/26/17 State Department Hosts 12th Annual Fortune-U.S. State Department Global Women's Mentoring Partnership; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/25/17 Bilateral Dialogue Between the United States and the Republic of Korea on Counterterrorism; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/24/17 Appointment of Heather Nauert as State Department Spokesperson; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/24/17 Australian and New Zealand Army Corps Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/24/17 Secretary Tillerson To Chair UN Security Council Meeting on Denuclearization of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (D.P.R.K.);  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/24/17 Temporary Closure of the Miami Passport Agency; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/24/17 Yom HaShoah Remembrance Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/23/17 Death of Special Monitoring Mission Member in Eastern Ukraine; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/23/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/21/17 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Ambassador Tina Kaidanow Travels to Germany, Estonia, and Ukraine; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/21/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/21/17 U.S. Department of State Announces HackerNest as Fishackathon's New Managing Partner; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/21/17 U.S.-Japan-Republic of Korea Trilateral Meeting in Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/20/17 Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Southeast Asia Patrick Murphy on U.S. Relations With Southeast Asia; Via Teleconference
04/20/17 Renewal of the Charter for the Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy; Washington, DC
04/20/17 Under Secretary Shannon's Meeting With Albanian Foreign Minister Bushati; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/20/17 United States Breaks Ground on the New U.S. Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/19/17 Department of State Commemorates Holocaust Remembrance Day; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/19/17 Remarks at the U.S.-Saudi Arabia CEO Summit;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Washington, DC
04/19/17 Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
04/18/17 Briefing on Biosecurity; Office of the Spokesperson; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
04/18/17 Iran Continues To Sponsor Terrorism;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/18/17 Non-Violence and Accountability During Protests in Venezuela; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/18/17 On the Occasion of the Republic of Zimbabwe's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/18/17 Secretary of State Tillerson To Participate in U.S.-Saudi Arabia CEO Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/18/17 U.S. Department of State Honors Global Emerging Young Leaders; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/17/17 Assistant Secretary Brownfield to Address Opioid Summit in Atlanta; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/17/17 Briefing on the Situation on the Korean Peninsula; Acting Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Via Teleconference
04/17/17 The 30th Anniversary of the Missile Technology Control Regime; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/15/17 Syria Bombing; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/13/17 State Department Terrorist Designations of Tarek Sakr and Farah Mohamed Shirdon; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/12/17 Khmer New Year (Cambodia);  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/12/17 Lao New Year (Laos);  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/12/17 Remarks With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Osobnyak Guest House; Moscow, Russia
04/12/17 Remarks With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Moscow, Russia
04/12/17 Songkran Festival - Thai New Year (Thailand);  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/12/17 Thingyan Water Festival (Myanmar);  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/12/17 Thirteenth Session of the Bilateral Consultative Commission under the New START Treaty; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/11/17 Remarks at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Lucca, Italy
04/10/17 Remarks at the Wreath Laying for the Commemoration of the Sant'Anna Stazemma Massacre;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Lucca, Italy
04/10/17 Venezuela: Maduro Government Must Stop Silencing Opposition Voices; Acting Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/09/17 Interview With George Stephanopoulos of ABC This Week;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; West Palm Beach, Florida
04/09/17 Interview With John Dickerson of CBS Face the Nation;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; West Palm Beach, Florida
04/09/17 Statement on Attacks in Egypt; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/07/17 Commemoration of the 23rd Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/07/17 International Roma Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/07/17 Renewal of the Charter for the U.S. National Commission for the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization; Office of the Spokesperson; 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 The United States Condemns the Terrorist Attack in Stockholm, Sweden; 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
04/07/17 United States and St. Vincent and the Grenadines Sign Open Skies Agreement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/06/17 Background Briefing: Previewing Secretary Tillerson's Upcoming Travel to Italy and Russia; Via Teleconference
04/06/17 Bilateral Dialogue Between the United States and Algeria on Security and the Fight Against Terrorism; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/06/17 Congratulations to Ecuador's President-Elect Lenin Moreno; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/06/17 Office of the Historian, Bureau of Public Affairs Quarterly Release of Newly Digitized Foreign Relations Volumes; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/06/17 Remarks With National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Palm Beach, Florida
04/06/17 Remarks on China Summit;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; West Palm Beach Airport; West Palm Beach, Florida
04/06/17 State Department Terrorist Designation of Abu Anas al-Ghandour; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/06/17 Troika Statement on the Opening of a Humanitarian Corridor From Sudan to South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/06/17 U.S. Department of State and Edison Electric Institute Launch the Africa Utility Power Sector Exchange; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/05/17 Previewing the Visit of President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China; Via Teleconference
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 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Mexican Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/05/17 Secretary of State Tillerson To Travel to Lucca and Moscow; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/04/17 Background Briefing on the Effort to Defeat ISIS; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
04/04/17 Chemical Weapons Attack in Syria;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/04/17 North Korean Missile Launch;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/04/17 On the Occasion of the Republic of Senegal's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
04/04/17 UN International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/04/17 Under Secretary Thomas A. Shannon Travel to Brussels and Rome; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/03/17 Ambassador Joseph Yun Travel to Moscow; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/03/17 Previewing UN International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action; Office of the Spokesperson; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
04/03/17 The United States Condemns the Attack in St. Petersburg, Russia; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC