2014

12/29/14 Background Briefing on Implementation of the Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act; Via Teleconference
12/26/14 Stopping the Flow of Corruption;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington Post
12/16/14 Elections in Haiti;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/11/14 Opening Remarks at Screening of Film Leaving Fear Behind;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; George Marshall Auditorium; Washington, DC
12/10/14 Human Rights Day 2014;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/09/14 Keynote Address at Human Rights First Summit;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
12/09/14 Release of Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Report;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/03/14 International Day of Persons With Disabilities 2014;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/20/14 Transgender Day of Remembrance;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/10/14 Remarks at the High-level Meeting: Equal Access, Inclusive Development;  Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; As Prepared for Delivery During APEC Leaders' Week; Beijing, China
11/01/14 International Day To End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/14/14 ISIL's Dehumanization of Women and Girls;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/02/14 Secretary of State's Child Soldier Prevention Act; Washington, DC
09/26/14 UN Human Rights Council Resolution on Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/25/14 Remarks at a High-Level Dialogue on Combating Violence Targeting LGBT;  Secretary of State John Kerry; UN Headquarters; New York City
09/23/14 Conviction and Sentencing of Ilham Tohti;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/15/14 International Day of Democracy;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/10/14 ISIL's Persecution of Religious Minorities in Iraq and Syria;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; House Foreign Affairs Subcommittees on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations and the Middle East and North Africa; Washington, DC
09/10/14 Remarks at the Launch of the Senate Human Rights Caucus;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
09/06/14 Tenth Anniversary of the Murder of Human Rights Activist Munir Said Thalib;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/03/14 Steven Sotloff;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/20/14 Murder of James Foley;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/07/14 Verdict from the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/04/14 Remarks at the Civil Society Forum Global Townhall;  Secretary of State John Kerry; National Academy of Sciences; Washington, DC
07/30/14 U.S. Policy on North Korean Human Rights;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; Statement before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
07/28/14 Remarks at the Rollout of the 2013 Report on International Religious Freedom;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
07/28/14 Remarks on the Release of the 2013 Report on International Religious Freedom;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
07/25/14 On Meriam Ishag and Family;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/24/14 Modern Day Slavery and What We Buy;  Ambassador-at-Large Luis CdeBaca, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons; Statement Before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission; Washington, DC
06/23/14 Conviction of Al Jazeera Journalists;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/20/14 2014 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/19/14 Remarks at GLIFAA Pride Event;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
06/13/14 Joint Press Availability With United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Hague and UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie;  Secretary of State John Kerry; ExCeL Conference Center; London, United Kingdom
06/13/14 Remarks at The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict;  Secretary of State John Kerry; ExCeL Conference Center; London, United Kingdom
06/12/14 Background Briefing on Secretary Kerry's Trip to London; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
06/12/14 U.S. Condemns Sudanese Conviction and Continued Imprisonment of Meriam Ishag;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/12/14 World Day Against Child Labor;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/11/14 The Security, Economic and Human Rights Dimensions of U.S.-Azerbaijan Relations;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Eric Rubin, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; Statement before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Commission); Washington, DC
06/11/14 U.S.-Azerbaijan Relations: The Democracy and Human Rights Dimension;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As-Prepared Written Testimony to the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission); Washington, DC
06/09/14 Let There Be No Hiding Place For Rapists in War;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Evening Standard
06/04/14 Message on the 25th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/03/14 25 Years Later, Tiananmen Square Still Colors U.S.-China Relations;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; The Washington Post
05/29/14 The Legacy of Tiananmen Square and Honoring Liu Xiaobo and Xu Zhiyong;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; National Endowment for Democracy 2014 Democracy Award Event; Washington, DC
05/22/14 The Community of Democracies Support for Eastern European Democracies in Transition;  Senior Advisor for Civil Society and Emerging Democracies Tomicah S. Tillemann; Washington, DC
05/16/14 70th Anniversary of Crimean Tatar Deportation;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/16/14 Commemorating International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/14/14 Religion and Diplomacy: A Transatlantic Dialogue;  Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Brookings Institution; Washington, DC
05/08/14 Assessing Venezuela's Political Crisis: Human Rights Violations and Beyond;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As-delivered statement before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
05/02/14 Commemorating World Press Freedom Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/02/14 Human Rights and National Security: A Value-Based Foreign Policy;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; The Truman National Security Project, Annual Truman Conference; Washington, DC
05/01/14 World Press Freedom Day 2014: State of World Press Freedom;  Assistant Secretary Douglas Frantz, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
04/28/14 Remarks to the Freedom Online Coalition Conference;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Via Teleconference
04/25/14 Stemming the Tide of Media Repression;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; U.S. Mission to the United Nations; New York, NY
04/20/14 Working With the Vatican Against Modern Slavery;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Boston Globe
04/16/14 Remarks to the 2014 SAIS Pride Conference;  Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Richard E. Hoagland, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies; Washington, DC
04/08/14 International Roma Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/08/14 Remarks at the Annual Meeting of the President's Interagency Task Force To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The White House; Washington, DC
04/07/14 20th Commemoration of the Rwandan Genocide;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/27/14 UN Human Rights Council Vote on Sri Lanka Reconciliation;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/26/14 Mass Trials and Sentencing in Egypt;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/20/14 Remarks at the Launch of the Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response and Protection Initiative;  Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns; Washington, DC
03/20/14 Remarks at the Luncheon to Launch the Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response Initiative; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As prepared for delivery; Washington, DC
03/17/14 Press Availability in Geneva, Switzerland;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; Geneva, Switzerland
03/15/14 Remarks at the Human Rights Campaign Equality Convention and Board Meeting; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
03/14/14 Update on the Human Rights Situation in North Korea;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; Washington, DC
03/13/14 U.S. Concern About Venezuelan Government's Response to Ongoing Protests;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Busby, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Geneva, Switzerland
02/27/14 Briefing on the Country Reports on Human Rights; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
02/27/14 Release of the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2013; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
02/27/14 Remarks on the Release of the Annual Country Reports on Human Rights;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
02/11/14 On the Retirement of Abraham Foxman;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/30/14 Introductory Remarks at Screening of "There Was Once" Documentary; Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael G. Kozak, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
01/30/14 Remarks at Screening of "There Was Once" Documentary;  Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
01/27/14 Remembering the Past, Safeguarding the Future; Washington, DC
01/27/14 Statement by President Obama on International Holocaust Remembrance Day; Washington, DC
01/18/14 Egypt's Constitutional Referendum;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/15/14 The Situation in Ukraine;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement Submitted for the Record to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC