Press Releases: January 2018

01/31/18 Briefing on the Preparations for a Safe and Secure 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea;  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs I. Steven (Steve) Goldstein; Washington, DC
01/31/18 Central African Republic: Conviction of Andjilo Rodrique Ngaibona;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/31/18 Legislation in Poland Regarding Crimes Committed During the Holocaust;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/31/18 Publication of Final Rule Changing the Passport Execution Fee; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/31/18 State Department Terrorist Designations of Ismail Haniyeh, Harakat al-Sabireen, Liwa al-Thawra, and Harakat Sawa'd Misr (HASM); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/31/18 Under Secretary Shannon Travels to Duke University; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/30/18 Assistant Secretary Christopher A. Ford Travels to Canada; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/30/18 Background Briefing on the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) Section 231; Via Teleconference
01/30/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meetings in Afghanistan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/30/18 Joint Statement of the Inaugural United States-Qatar Strategic Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/30/18 Remarks at the High-Level Opening Session of the Inaugural U.S.-Qatar Strategic Dialogue;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/30/18 Understandings With Qatar Seek Level Playing Field; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Ambassador Nathan A. Sales Travels to Tel Aviv and Jerusalem; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Assistant Secretary Carl Risch Travels to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Attacks in Colombia and Ecuador;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Background Briefing on the Secretary's Travel to Austin, Texas; Mexico City, Mexico; San Carlos Bariloche, Argentina; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Lima, Peru; Bogota, Colombia; and Kingston, Jamaica; Via Teleconference
01/29/18 Deputy Secretary John J. Sullivan's Meetings in Iraq; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Nauru National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Alice Wells Travels to the United Kingdom and Uzbekistan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Remarks With Danish Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Special Representative for North Korea Policy Joseph Yun Travels to Tokyo and Seoul; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Steve Goldstein To Present Citizen Diplomacy Award; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Unsafe Russian Military Practices;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/29/18 Violence in Aden, Yemen;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/27/18 Attack in Kabul ;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/27/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan Travels to Iraq; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/27/18 On the Detention of Gui Minhai;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/27/18 Press Availability With Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Warsaw, Poland
01/27/18 Remarks at a Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Warsaw Ghetto Heroes Monument;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Warsaw, Poland
01/26/18 Ambassador Tina Kaidanow, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, Travels to Vietnam and Singapore; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/26/18 Opening of Realigned I-5 South Segment to Mexico; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/26/18 Russia's Violations of Georgian Sovereignty;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/26/18 Secretary Tillerson To Travel to Austin, Mexico City, Bariloche, Buenos Aires, Lima, Bogotá, and Kingston;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/25/18 Aruba Betico Croes Day ;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/25/18 Background Briefing with Senior State Department Officials on the Situation in Venezuela; Press Correspondents' Room
01/25/18 Press Gaggle - January 25, 2018;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Press Correspondents' Room; Washington, DC
01/25/18 Remarks Before Meeting With Kurdish Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Davos, Switzerland
01/25/18 Remarks With Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi Before Their Meeting ;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Kongress Hotel; Davos, Switzerland
01/24/18 Australia National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/24/18 Secretary Tillerson's Phone Call With Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/18 Secretary Tillerson's Phone Call With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/18 United States Determination of Six Months' Suspension Under Title III of Libertad; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/18 Venezuela's Snap Presidential Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/23/18 Background Briefing in Paris; Paris, France
01/23/18 Creation of the Cuba Internet Task Force; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/18 Democratic Republic of Congo: Government Repression and Violence Against Peaceful Protesters;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/23/18 International Partnership Against Impunity for the Use of Chemical Weapons; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/18 Remarks on Russia's Responsibility for the Ongoing Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Paris, France
01/23/18 State Department Terrorist Designation of Khalid Batarfi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/18 State Department Terrorist Designations of Siddhartha Dhar and Abdelatif Gaini; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/18 U.S. Congratulates India on Joining the Australia Group;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/23/18 U.S.-Mongolia Annual Bilateral Consultations in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/18 Remarks With United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; London, United Kingdom
01/22/18 Remarks en Route to Paris, France;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; En Route to Paris, France
01/21/18 Attack at Kabul Intercontinental Hotel;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/21/18 The Situation in Northwest Syria;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/19/18 Briefing on Syria; Via Teleconference
01/19/18 Joint U.S.-Nordic Workshop on Nuclear Security and Forensics in the Nordic Region; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/19/18 Previewing the Secretary's Trip to Europe; Via Teleconference
01/19/18 The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces 2018 Industry Advisory Group Meeting Date; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/19/18 U.S.-Canada High-Level Policy Review Group Meets in Washington, D.C.; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/18/18 Deputy Secretary Travels to New York for UNSC Debate on Afghanistan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/18/18 Remarks With Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/18/18 Secretary Tillerson To Travel to London, Paris, Davos, and Warsaw;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/18/18 The United States and Republic of Korea Hold Second Meeting of the Extended Deterrence Strategy and Consultation Group; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/17/18 Remarks on the Way Forward for the United States Regarding Syria;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Hoover Institute at Stanford University; Stanford, CA
01/17/18 Remarks to the Traveling Press;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; En Route Joint Base Andrews
01/17/18 United States Signs New Open Skies Agreement With Respect to Bonaire, St. Eustatius, and Saba; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/16/18 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells Travels to India; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/16/18 Remarks With Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Vancouver, Canada
01/16/18 Remarks With Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, and UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson at the Vancouver Foreign Ministers' Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Vancouver Convention Centre; Vancouver, Canada
01/16/18 Secretary Tillerson To Deliver Remarks to the Hoover Institution and the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/16/18 The United States and Kazakhstan - An Economic Partnership for the 21st Century; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/12/18 2018 WiSci Girls STEAM Camp Applications Open; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/12/18 Acting Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan Thornton Travels to Canada, Mongolia, China, and Indonesia; Washington, DC
01/12/18 Call for Recommendations: 2018 Secretary of State's Award for Corporate Excellence; Washington, DC
01/12/18 Joint Statement From Proliferation Security Initiative (PSI) Partners in Support of United Nations Security Council Resolutions 2375 and 2397 Enforcement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/12/18 On the Sentencing of Afgan Mukhtarli;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/12/18 Remarks at the "Conversation on the Value of Respect" Event;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
01/12/18 Remarks to the 148th Civil Service Orientation Class;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; William J. Burns Auditorium; Washington, DC
01/12/18 The Troika on Cessation of Hostilities Violations in South Sudan ; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/12/18 U.S. Department of State and the East-West Center Convene Young Pacific Leaders in Hawai'i; Washington, DC
01/11/18 On-the-Record-Briefing;  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs I. Steven (Steve) Goldstein; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
01/11/18 Remarks With Norwegian Foreign Minister Ine Marie Eriksen Soreide Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/11/18 Secretary Tillerson Travels to Canada;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/11/18 Secretary Tillerson's Phone Call With German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/18 Briefing on the Department of State's New Travel Advisories; Via Teleconference
01/10/18 New Travel Advisories for U.S. Travelers; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/18 Prosecution of Reuters Reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/10/18 The Detention of Oyub Titiev of Russian NGO "Memorial";  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/10/18 Under Secretary Shannon Travels to Madrid; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/09/18 Press Gaggle - January 9, 2018;  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs I. Steven (Steve) Goldstein; Washington, DC
01/09/18 Talks Between South Korea and North Korea on the Winter Olympics;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/05/18 Interview With Elise Labott of CNN;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/05/18 Interview With Matt Lee and Joshua Lederman of Associated Press;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/04/18 Background Briefing with Senior State Department Officials on Security Assistance to Pakistan; Press Correspondents' Room
01/04/18 Designations Under the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/04/18 On the Continuing Protests in Iran;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
01/04/18 State Department Terrorist Designations of Muhammad al-Ghazali, Abukar Ali Adan, and Wanas al-Faqih; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/03/18 Sports Envoy Dean Karnazes Travels to Peru; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/02/18 Burmese (Myanmar) National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC
01/02/18 Department of State Announces Publication of 35th Edition of World Military Expenditures and Arms Transfers; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/02/18 Overseas Schools Advisory Council Meeting, Thursday, January 18, 2018 ; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/01/18 Sudan National Day;  Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson; Washington, DC