Press Releases: August 2018

08/17/18 Briefing on the Status of Syria Stabilization Assistance and Ongoing Efforts To Achieve an Enduring Defeat of ISIS; Acting Assistant Secretary David M. Satterfield, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Via Teleconference
08/17/18 Conclusion of the Second Round of Negotiations To Modernize the Columbia River Treaty Regime; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/18 Gabon National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/17/18 Maduro Regime Crackdown Following August 4 Incident;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/17/18 Syria Stabilization Efforts Continue With Coalition Contributions;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/17/18 Vietnam's Conviction of Peaceful Activist Le Dinh Luong;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/16/18 Briefing on the Creation of the Iran Action Group; Washington, DC
08/16/18 Passing of Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/16/18 Remarks on the Creation of the Iran Action Group;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
08/16/18 Secretary Pompeo To Deliver Remarks to the Media in the Press Briefing Room; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman al-Safadi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/18 U.S. Security Cooperation With Vietnam; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/18 U.S. Welcomes Saudi Contribution for Stabilization Efforts in Syria;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/15/18 Attempts To Deny the Srebrenica Genocide;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/15/18 Release of Ilgar Mammadov;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/15/18 Republic of Congo National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/15/18 Republic of Indonesia National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/15/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Sabah al-Khalid; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/15/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura ; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/14/18 Indian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/14/18 Liechtenstein National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/14/18 Secretary Pompeo's Calls With Iraq's Prime Minister Abadi and Iraqi Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Barzani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/14/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Republic of Korea's Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-hwa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/13/18 Pakistan Independence Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/13/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/13/18 State Department Terrorist Designation of Qassim Abdullah Ali Ahmed, AKA Qassim al-Muamen; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/13/18 The Republic of Korea's National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/11/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/18 Department of State Announces Online Publication of 2017 Digest of United States Practice in International Law; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Swedish Foreign Minister Wallstrom; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/18 Troika Statement on South Sudan Peace Talks; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/18 Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Andrea L. Thompson Travels to Indonesia, Vietnam, and Australia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/09/18 Ecuador National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/09/18 Progress Toward DRC's Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/09/18 Recent Events in Zimbabwe;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/09/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Mexican Foreign Secretary Videgaray; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/08/18 Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations Pete Marocco Travels to Morocco, Egypt, and Tunisia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/08/18 Deputy Secretary Sullivan's Meeting With Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Sedat Önal; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/08/18 Imposition of Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act Sanctions on Russia;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/08/18 Previewing the Imposition of Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Sanctions on Russia; Via Teleconference
08/08/18 Rewards for Justice - Increased Reward Offer for Information on al-Qaida Leaders Abdullah Ahmed Abdullah and Sayf al-Adl; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/08/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/08/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/07/18 Anniversary of the Bombings of the U.S. Embassies in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/07/18 Remarks at the 20th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony of the Embassy Bombings in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania;  Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan; Washington, DC
08/07/18 Republic of Singapore National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/07/18 Secretary Pompeo's Call With Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/07/18 The Republic of Côte d'Ivoire's National Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/06/18 ASEAN Day 2018;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/06/18 Issuance of Death Notices in Syria;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/06/18 Jamaican Independence Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/06/18 Senior Administration Officials Previewing Iran Sanctions;  Senior Department Official; Via Teleconference
08/06/18 WiSci Girls STEAM Camp in Georgia Begins August 12; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/05/18 Australia-Japan-United States Trilateral Strategic Dialogue Joint Ministerial Statement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/05/18 Bolivian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/05/18 Interview With Kania Sutisnawinata of Metro TV;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Jakarta, Indonesia
08/05/18 Remarks With Indonesian President Joko Widodo Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Presidential Palace; Jakarta, Indonesia
08/05/18 Remarks to the Press;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; En Route to Joint Base Andrews
08/04/18 Joint Statement To Strengthen Water Data Management and Information Sharing in The Lower Mekong; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/18 Joint Statement on the Eleventh Ministerial Meeting of the Lower Mekong Initiative; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/18 Press Availability at the 51st ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting and Related Meetings;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Singapore
08/04/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Burmese Union Minister for International Cooperation of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Kyaw Tin; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno L.P. Marsudi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Lao Foreign Minister Saleumxay Kommasith; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-Wha; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/18 U.S. Security Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific Region; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/18 Interview With Lin Xueling of Channel NewsAsia;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Ritz-Carlton Millenia Hotel; Singapore, Singapore
08/03/18 Niger's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/03/18 Remarks at the Lower Mekong Initiative Ministerial;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Singapore Expo; Singapore, Singapore
08/03/18 Remarks at the U.S.-ASEAN Ministerial;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Singapore Expo; Singapore, Singapore
08/03/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/18 Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/18 U.S. Department of State To Host Commemoration for the 20th Anniversary of the Embassy Bombings in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/18 Zimbabwe's Elections;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/02/18 Senior State Department Official Remarks to the Press En Route to Kuala Lumpur;  Senior Department Official; Onboard Airplane en route to Kuala Lumpur
08/01/18 Applauding Facebook's Action Targeting Malign Activity;  Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert; Washington, DC
08/01/18 The Republic of Benin's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo; Washington, DC
08/01/18 The U.S. Department of State Announces Expansion of Program To Promote U.S. Study; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC