Press Releases: August 2017

08/31/17 2017 Passport Awareness Month: U.S. Passports Are REAL ID Compliant; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/17 Achieving Parity in Diplomatic Missions;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/31/17 Acting Assistant Secretary of State Susan Thornton to Lead U.S. Delegation to the Pacific Islands Forum; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/17 Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations' Industry Advisory Group Charter Renewed; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/17 Kyrgyz Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/31/17 On the Occasion of Eid al-Adha;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/31/17 Secretary Tillerson To Host Community of Democracies Governing Council Ministerial; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/17 Senior Administration Official on Russia; Via Teleconference
08/31/17 Slovak Republic Constitution 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
08/31/17 Vietnam National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/30/17 Criminalizing Dissent in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/30/17 Malaysia National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/30/17 On the President's Tax Reform Plan;  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
08/30/17 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Mexican Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray ; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/29/17 Ambassador-at-Large for Counterterrorism Nathan A. Sales To Travel to Europe; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/29/17 Remarks With German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel Before Their Meeting ;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
08/29/17 Secretary Tillerson's Calls With Japanese and Republic of Korea Foreign Ministers; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/29/17 The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces the Shortlist for the Worldwide Design Services IDIQ; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/29/17 United States and China Complete Dialogue on Law of the Sea and Polar Issues; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/28/17 Appointment of U.S. Co-Chair of the OSCE Minsk Group;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/27/17 Interview With Chris Wallace of Fox News Sunday;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; 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 Acting Assistant Secretary of State Alice Wells Travel to South Asia; Office of the Spokesperson; 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
08/25/17 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Republic of Korea Vice Foreign Minister Lim Sung-nam; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/24/17 Ukraine National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/24/17 Uruguay's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/23/17 National Mourning in Sierra Leone;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/23/17 The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces the Construction Award for the Major Renovation of the U.S. Chancery in Montevideo, Uruguay; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/21/17 Fourth Anniversary of the Chemical Weapons Attack at Ghouta, Syria;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/21/17 Statement on the United States' Engagement in South Asia;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/18/17 Afghanistan Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/18/17 Assumption of Legislative Powers in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/18/17 Hungary National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; 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
08/18/17 Remarks Addressing State Department Student Programs and Fellowships Participants;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
08/18/17 Special Representative Volker To Travel to Belarus, Lithuania, and Ukraine; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/17 Designated ISIS Branches and Individuals; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/17 Gabon National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/17/17 Joint Statement of the Security Consultative Committee; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/17 Remarks With Secretary of Defense James Mattis, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, and Japanese Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
08/17/17 Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Deliver Address to State Department Student Programs and Fellowships Participants; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/17 State Department Terrorist Designations of Ahmad Alkhald and Abu Yahya al-Iraqi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/17 U.S. Conventional Weapons Destruction Program - Iraq; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/17 Indonesia National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; 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
08/16/17 Roundtable Interview With USAID Administrator Mark Green; USAID Administrator Mark Green; Washington, DC
08/16/17 Secretary Tillerson and Secretary Mattis To Co-host the U.S.-Japan Security Consultative Committee ("2+2"); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/17 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting with Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/17 State Department Terrorist Designation of Hizbul Mujahideen; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/15/17 Ambassador Michael Kozak of the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor On the 2016 International Religious Freedom Annual Report; Via Teleconference
08/15/17 India Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/15/17 Remarks on the 2016 International Religious Freedom Annual Report;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
08/15/17 The Republic of Congo National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/14/17 Liechtenstein National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/14/17 Pakistan Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/14/17 Republic of Korea National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/14/17 Secretary of State Rex Tillerson To Deliver Address On International Religious Freedom; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/13/17 Statement on the Murders of Syrian Civil Defense Workers in Idlib;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/11/17 Chad National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/11/17 Enhancing the Ability of Individuals in Recovery To Fight Addiction, in the U.S. and Abroad; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/11/17 Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Enbridge Energy's Line 67 Pipeline; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/11/17 United States and India To Co-Host the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad, India, November 28-30; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/17 Ecuadorian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/10/17 Elections in Kenya;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/09/17 Remarks to the Staff and Families of U.S. Embassy Malaysia;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
08/09/17 Secretary of State Rex Tillerson With Press;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; En Route to Guam
08/09/17 The United States Urges Russia To Respect Georgia's Sovereignty and Territorial Integrity;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/08/17 Briefing With the State Department Press Corps;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Washington, DC
08/08/17 Remarks to the Embassy Staff;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Bangkok, Thailand
08/08/17 Republic of Singapore National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/07/17 Press Availability in Manila, Philippines;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Sofitel Hotel ; Manila, Philippines
08/07/17 U.S. Delegation at 2017 AGOA Forum in Togo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/07/17 U.S.-Japan To Hold Security Consultative Committee ("2+2") on August 17; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/06/17 10th Ministerial Meeting of the Lower Mekong Initiative: Joint Statement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/06/17 Australia-Japan-United States Trilateral Strategic Dialogue Ministerial Joint Statement ; Office of the Spokesperson; 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
08/05/17 Presidential Election in Rwanda;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/04/17 Communication Regarding Intent To Withdraw From Paris Agreement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/17 Niger's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/04/17 Update: Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIS Brett McGurk, Office of the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIS; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
08/03/17 Execution of Bassel Khartabil;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/03/17 Senate Confirmation of Mark Andrew Green as Administrator for the U.S. Agency for International Development;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/03/17 U.S.-Australia Hold Counterproliferation Dialogue in Canberra; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/17 Venezuela's Illegitimate National Constituent Assembly;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/02/17 Briefing on Secretary Tillerson's Travel to the Philippines, Thailand, and Malaysia; Acting Assistant Secretary Susan A. Thornton, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Via Teleconference
08/01/17 Benin's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
08/01/17 Bulgaria and Macedonia Sign Treaty of Friendship;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/01/17 Department of State, UVA Darden School and Concordia Announce Finalists for 2017 P3 Impact Award; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/01/17 Remarks at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
08/01/17 Secretary of State Tillerson Travel to the Philippines, Thailand, and Malaysia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/01/17 Under Secretary Shannon Judges Shark Tank Competition; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC