Press Releases: May 2017

05/31/17 Acting Assistant Secretary C.S. Eliot Kang Travels to Japan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/31/17 Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Ambassador Tina Kaidanow Travels to Singapore; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/31/17 On the Terrorist Attack in Kabul, Afghanistan;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/31/17 Samoa National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/31/17 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland and Mexican Foreign Secretary Videgaray; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/31/17 Statement of Congratulations to New Government in Macedonia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/31/17 Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative Fellows; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/30/17 Background Briefing: Senior State Department Officials on the OAS Meeting on Venezuela; Via Teleconference
05/30/17 Briefing on the President's Trip to the Middle East; Acting Assistant Secretary Stuart E. Jones, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Briefing Room; Washington, DC
05/30/17 Secretary of State Tillerson Travel to Sydney and Wellington;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/30/17 Terrorist Attacks in Baghdad;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/26/17 Acting Assistant Secretary Thornton to Travel to Brussels; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/26/17 Guyana Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/26/17 On the Occasion of Ramadan;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/26/17 On the Occasion of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/26/17 Press Availability With British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; London, United Kingdom
05/25/17 Secretary Tillerson Official Travel to London;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/24/17 Meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Law; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/24/17 On the Occasion of the State of Eritrea's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/24/17 United States and Argentina Strengthen Partnership on Cyber Policy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/24/17 United States and Japan Hold Nonproliferation Dialogue in Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/23/17 Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development Fact Sheet: FY 2018 Budget Request; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/23/17 Department of State and USAID FY 2018 Budget Request;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/23/17 Government of Hungary's Legislation Impacting Central European University;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/23/17 Statement by the Secretary on the Manchester Attack;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/23/17 The President's Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request for the U.S. Department of State and USAID; Via Teleconference
05/22/17 Timor-Leste Restoration of Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/21/17 Interview With Chris Wallace of Fox News Sunday;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Department of State; Washington, DC
05/21/17 Remarks With Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
05/20/17 From a Press Availability in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on the Reelection of Iranian President Rouhani;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
05/20/17 Remarks With Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Courtyard Riyadh Diplomatic Quarter; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
05/20/17 Supporting Saudi Arabia's Defense Needs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/19/17 2017 U.S.-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/19/17 Acting Assistant Secretary Judith G. Garber To Travel to Germany; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/19/17 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Republic of Korea Special Envoy Hong Seok-hyun; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/19/17 State Department Terrorist Designations of Hashem Safieddine and Muhammad al-Isawi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/19/17 United States and Djibouti Open Third Annual Binational Forum of Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/18/17 Acting Assistant Secretary Thornton's Travel to Manila and Beijing; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
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
05/18/17 United States Welcomes Mandate for New Government in Macedonia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/17/17 Joint Statement: The Fourth Meeting of the U.S.-Japan Comprehensive Dialogue on Space; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/17/17 On the Occasion of Norway's Constitution Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/17/17 Secretary Tillerson and Secretary Kelly Co-host the Strategic Dialogue on Disrupting Transnational Criminal Organizations; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/17/17 Secretary of State Tillerson Travel to Riyadh, Jerusalem, Rome, and Brussels;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; 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
05/16/17 Assistant Secretary Brownfield Addresses Judges Nationwide on State Department Joint Efforts With U.S. Judiciary; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/16/17 Secretary Tillerson and Secretary Mattis' Meeting With Canada's Foreign Minister Freeland and Defense Minister Sajjan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/16/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call With Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/15/17 Background Briefing: Senior Administration Officials on Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance; Via Teleconference
05/15/17 Briefing by Acting Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs Stuart Jones on Syria; Acting Assistant Secretary Stuart E. Jones, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Washington, DC
05/15/17 Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/14/17 Interview With Chuck Todd of Meet the Press;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/14/17 Nine Year Imprisonment of Bahai Leaders in Iran;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; 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
05/11/17 Secretary Tillerson Chairs 10th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/11/17 U.S.-India Maritime Security Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/10/17 Remarks With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/10/17 Remarks at the Arctic Council's 20th Anniversary Welcome Reception;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Fairbanks, Alaska
05/10/17 Rewards for Justice - Reward Offer for Information on al-Nusrah Front Leader Muhammad al-Jawlani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/10/17 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/10/17 Statement on the President's Intent to Nominate Mark Green to Lead the U.S. Agency for International Development;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/09/17 Briefing on Nigeria; Deputy Director , Office of West African Affairs Nathan Holt, Bureau of African Affairs; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
05/09/17 On the Occasion of Europe Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/09/17 Under Secretary Thomas Shannon Travel to London; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/09/17 United States and Georgia Sign General Security of Information Agreement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/09/17 Vesak Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; 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
05/08/17 Sea Turtle Conservation and Shrimp Imports to the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/08/17 Secretary Tillerson To Meet With Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/08/17 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Qatari Foreign Minister Al Thani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/08/17 Special Advisor Susan Jacobs Travels to China and Republic of Korea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/08/17 U.S. Department of State and Council of the Americas Co-Host 47th Annual Washington Conference on the Americas; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/17 Extension of Pre-Trial Detention for Members of ADHOC in Cambodia;  Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/05/17 Remarks With Chilean Foreign Minister Heraldo Munoz Valenzuela Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/05/17 Remarks at the Foreign Affairs Day Memorial Plaque Ceremony;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/05/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call With Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/17 Under Secretary Shannon Travels to New York; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/04/17 Acting Assistant Secretary C.S. Eliot Kang Travels to Brussels; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/04/17 Secretary Tillerson Meets With the Foreign Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/04/17 Secretary Tillerson To Deliver Remarks at Foreign Affairs Day Celebration and Attend the AFSA Memorial Plaque Ceremony; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/04/17 Statement on Russia, Turkey, and Iran's De-Escalation Zones Plan for Syria;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/04/17 The U.S.-ASEAN Dialogue; Deputy Assistant Secretary W. Patrick Murphy, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Via Teleconference
05/03/17 Notice of Meeting: U.S. Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/03/17 Remarks to U.S. Department of State Employees;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
05/03/17 State Department Honors Global Emerging Young Leaders; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/03/17 United States Calls for Investigation Into Death of Mehman Galandarov;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/03/17 World Press Freedom Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/02/17 Israel's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/02/17 On the Occasion of Poland's Constitution Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
05/02/17 Remarks With Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/02/17 Secretary Tillerson To Address Department of State Employees; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/02/17 Secretary of State Tillerson To Travel to Fairbanks;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
05/02/17 Special Briefing on Venezuela;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael J. Fitzpatrick, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
05/02/17 United States Partners With Fiji Under Hague Abduction Convention; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/01/17 Republic of the Marshall Islands Constitution Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC