Press Releases: November 2017

11/30/17 Barbados Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Fourth Trilateral Meeting on Human Trafficking Between Mexico, the United States, and Canada; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Lao People's Democratic Republic National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Latest Results From the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Office of the Historian, Bureau of Public Affairs Release of Foreign Relations of the United States, 1981-1988, Volume XLI, Global Issues II; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Passing of Former ASEAN Secretary General Dr. Surin Pitsuwan;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Remarks With German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Secretary Tillerson To Travel to Brussels, Vienna, and Paris;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Sports Envoys Alex Morgan and Servando Carrasco Visit Tanzania; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/30/17 Troika Statement on the Intergovernmental Authority on Development's  High-Level Revitalization Forum Supporting Peace in South Sudan  ; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/30/17 U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy Ambassador Deborah L. Birx, M.D.; Washington, DC
11/29/17 A Step Back for Democracy in Bolivia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/29/17 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs Francisco L. Palmieri Travels to the Dominican Republic for the Caribbean-United States Security Cooperation Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/29/17 Remarks With Bahraini Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/29/17 Remarks With Macedonian Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/29/17 Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Bahraini Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/29/17 UPDATE: Deputy Secretary Sullivan To Deliver Keynote Remarks To Commemorate World AIDS Day 2017; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/29/17 Under Secretary Shannon and Chilean Deputy Foreign Minister Riveros Bilateral Engagement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/29/17 Verdict in the Ahmed Abu Khattala Trial for Terrorist Attacks in Benghazi, Libya;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/28/17 Ambassador Tina Kaidanow, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, Travels to California, Republic of Korea, and the Philippines; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/28/17 Mauritania National Day Message;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/28/17 On the Latest D.P.R.K. Missile Launch;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/28/17 Presidential Election in Kenya;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/28/17 Russia's Restrictive Media-Focused Legislation;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/28/17 The U.S. and Europe: Strengthening Western Alliances;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; The Wilson Center; Washington, DC
11/28/17 U.S. Conventional Weapons Destruction Program - Iraq; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/27/17 Albania National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/27/17 International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification (IPNDV) Fifth Plenary Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/27/17 Plenary Speakers and U.S. Government Principals at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/27/17 Romania: Proposals Affecting the Independence of the Judiciary;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/27/17 U.S. Department of State Launches Partnership With Kentucky State Police ; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/27/17 Under Secretary Shannon's Meeting With Brazilian Secretary General of the Foreign Ministry Marcos Galvao ; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/26/17 On Riyadh Opposition Conference;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/26/17 Secretary Tillerson To Deliver Remarks on U.S.-European Relations at The Wilson Center; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/25/17 Suriname Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/24/17 On the Attack in Egypt;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/24/17 On the Occasion of the Inauguration of the New President of the Kyrgyz Republic;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/24/17 On the Release of Hafiz Saeed;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/22/17 Efforts To Address Burma's Rakhine State Crisis;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/22/17 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/22/17 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Garber Attends the 29th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/22/17 Secretary Tillerson Meets With African Foreign Ministers; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/22/17 Senior State Department Officials On the Situation in Burma; Via Teleconference
11/21/17 An Historic Moment for Zimbabwe;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/21/17 Background Briefing on the Global Entrepreneurship Summit; Via Teleconference
11/21/17 Briefing on the Global Entrepreneurship Summit; Via Teleconference
11/21/17 Lebanon National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/21/17 Panel of Guinean Judges Concludes Investigation Into 2009 Conakry Stadium Massacre;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; 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
11/21/17 Terrorist Attack in Nigeria;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/20/17 Remarks With Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/20/17 Transgender Day of Remembrance;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/19/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call with Jordanian Foreign Minister Safadi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/18/17 Deputy Secretary John J. Sullivan's Meeting with Libyan Prime Minister al-Sarraj; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/18/17 Entrepreneurs and Investors Selected for the 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/18/17 On the Occasion of Sovereign Prince's Day in Monaco;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/17/17 Marking the 84th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Holodomor;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/17/17 On the Occasion of Latvia's National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/17/17 U.S. Department of State Announces Partners for Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/16/17 END Wildlife Trafficking Report Submitted to Congress; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/16/17 Initiative To Address Homegrown Terrorism Launch Event Held in Valletta, Malta; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/16/17 President Pahor's re-election as President of the Republic of Slovenia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/16/17 Remarks With African Union Chairperson Moussa Faki Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/16/17 Secretary Tillerson Hosts the Ministerial on Trade, Security, and Governance in Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/16/17 Sudan Commits To Sever Ties With the DPRK;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/16/17 U.S. Department of State Supports Energy Diversification in the Caribbean; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/15/17 Congratulations to Argentina on Winning the Expo 2022/23 Vote; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/15/17 Eighth Anniversary of the Death of Sergey Magnitskiy;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/15/17 Global Water Strategy To Create a More Water-Secure World; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/15/17 Joint Press Availability With Burmese State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Naypyidaw, Burma
11/15/17 Readout of the Meeting of the Small Group of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS in Jordan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/15/17 U.S.-African Union High Level Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/15/17 United States Assistance to Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/14/17 Acting Assistant Secretary Judith Garber Travels to Bonn, Germany; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/14/17 Background Briefing On Secretary Tillerson's Trip to Burma; Manila, Philippines
11/13/17 Admiral Michael S. Rogers and Assistant Secretary for Diplomatic Security Michael T. Evanoff To Speak at the Overseas Security Advisory Council's 32nd Annual Briefing; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/13/17 Angola National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/13/17 Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch To Travel to Mexico; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/13/17 Deputy Secretary Sullivan Travels to France, Sudan, Tunisia, and Nigeria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/13/17 Earthquake Near the Iran-Iraq Border;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/13/17 International Education Week Kicks Off With Record Number of Students Studying Abroad; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/13/17 Special Representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun Travels to the Republic of Korea; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/13/17 U.S. Participation in COP-23 in Bonn, Germany; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/12/17 Australia-India-Japan-U.S. Consultations on the Indo-Pacific;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/11/17 Background Briefing on the Joint Statement by the President of the United States And the President of the Russian Federation on Syria; Via Teleconference
11/11/17 Joint Statement by the President of the United States and the President of the Russian Federation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/10/17 On the Situation in Lebanon;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/09/17 Meeting of the Small Group of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS in Jordan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/09/17 The Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) Announces Its 32nd Annual Briefing; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/09/17 U.S. and China Hold Second Counter Nuclear Smuggling Consultation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/08/17 First U.S.-Qatar Counterterrorism Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/08/17 Joint Statement on Syria Chemical Weapons by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson ;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/08/17 Municipal Elections in Nicaragua;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/08/17 Status of the Central American Minors Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/07/17 Acting Assistant Secretary Simon Henshaw and Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert on Recent Visit to Burma and Bangladesh; Acting Assistant Secretary Simon Henshaw, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
11/07/17 Anti-Democratic Actions by Maduro Regime in Venezuela;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/06/17 2017 Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative Professional Fellows Program Closing Forum; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/06/17 Deputy Secretary Sullivan To Deliver Remarks at 2017 AAFSW Secretary of State Award for Outstanding Volunteerism Abroad; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/06/17 Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan at Signing of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Compact With the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/06/17 Joint Statement From the U.S. Department of State and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka on the Second U.S.-Sri Lanka Partnership Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/06/17 Limited Resumption of Visa Services in Turkey;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/06/17 United States Welcomes Announcement of Electoral Calendar in the Democratic Republic of Congo;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/05/17 Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Mitchell Travels to Brussels, Paris, London, Berlin, Warsaw, and Kyiv; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/05/17 Under Secretary Shannon's Meeting With Bangladeshi Foreign Secretary Shahidul Haque; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/03/17 Deputy Secretary Sullivan Address in Support of the Minnesota-USA 2023 Expo Bid; Office of the Spokesperson; 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
11/03/17 Tonga National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/03/17 U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker; Washington, DC
11/03/17 Under Secretary Shannon to Travel to Bangladesh and Sri Lanka; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/02/17 Federated States of Micronesia's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/02/17 International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/02/17 Secretary Tillerson Travels to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, the Philippines, and Burma;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
11/02/17 Under Secretary Shannon Travels to Vietnam; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/01/17 Antigua and Barbuda Independence Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
11/01/17 Remarks With Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/01/17 Secretary Tillerson's Call With Argentine Foreign Minister Faurie; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/01/17 State Department Amendment to the Terrorist Designations of Abdallah Azzam Brigades; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/01/17 Statement on Northern Ireland Power-Sharing Talks;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC