France: Press Releases


2016-2017
01/10/17 Secretary Kerry To Travel to Vietnam, France, the United Kingdom, and Switzerland;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
12/23/16 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/09/16 Assistant Secretary Frank A. Rose To Travel to Romania, Belgium, France, and the United Kingdom; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/07/16 Assistant Secretary Malinowski Travels to France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/02/16 Secretary of State Kerry to Travel to Germany, Belgium, and France;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
11/29/16 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to France, Mali, and Ghana; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/28/16 Readout of Special Presidential Envoy McGurk's Trip to France, Iraq, and Italy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/25/16 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to France, Namibia, Lesotho, and South Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/18/16 Deputy Secretary Blinken Travel to France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/27/16 U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Travel to Paris; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/24/16 Joint Statement on Syria by the Foreign Ministers of France, Italy, Germany, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the High Representative of the European Union; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/23/16 Secretary of State John Kerry Meets with the Quintet Foreign Ministers at Tufts University; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/23/16 Statement by the Quartet's Principals; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/15/16 Commencement of Payments under Holocaust Deportation Claims Program and Establishment of Second-Round Filing Period; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/15/16 Joint Statement From the Nuclear-Weapons States at the 2016 Washington, DC P5 Conference; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/15/16 Joint Statement on the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty by the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Nuclear-Weapon States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/12/16 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/07/16 Coordinator Painter Travel to France and Lithuania; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/02/16 Assistant Secretary Frank A. Rose To Travel to Norway, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, the United Kingdom, and France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/02/16 Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry Travels to Finland, Estonia, France, and Kazakhstan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/25/16 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/16 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/16 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/30/16 Secretary Kerry's Meeting With French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault; Office of the Spokesperson; Paris, France
07/30/16 Secretary Kerry's Travel to Paris, France;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/19/16 Secretary Kerry Travels to Vienna, Paris, Vientiane, and Manila;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
07/15/16 Under Secretary Thomas A. Shannon Travel to Vienna, Austria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/11/16 Secretary Kerry Travel to Paris, Moscow, Luxembourg City, London, and Brussels;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/08/16 Special Envoy Thomas Perriello Travel to Republic of Congo, Tanzania, France, Egypt, Angola; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/06/16 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Washington, DC
05/30/16 Secretary Kerry's Travel to France, Mongolia, China, United Arab Emirates, and Saudi Arabia;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
05/19/16 Statement by France, Germany, United Kingdom, United States and the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy on Post-JCPOA Business with Iran; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/16/16 Joint Statement of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Secretary of State of the United States of America, and State Secretary for European Affairs of France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/10/16 Assistant Secretary Frank A. Rose To Travel to Romania, Poland, Bulgaria, France, the Netherlands, and Germany; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/16 Secretary Kerry's Travel to France and the United Kingdom;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
05/04/16 Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken Travel to Poland, Bulgaria, Romania, and France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/18/16 Assistant Secretary Nuland Travel to Cyprus and France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/15/16 Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield to Travel to Accra and London; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/13/16 U.S. Department of State Honors Global Emerging Young Leaders; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/12/16 Special Envoy Perriello Travel to France, Belgium, Switzerland, DRC, Burundi, and Tanzania; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/01/16 Special Coordinator Merten Travel to Paris and Brussels; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/10/16 Secretary Kerry's Travel to Saudi Arabia and France;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
03/01/16 Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken Travel to Switzerland and France; Washington, DC
02/18/16 Joint Statement on Libya; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/08/16 Assistant Secretary Frank A. Rose to Travel to Western, Nordic and Baltic European Countries; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2015
12/07/15 Ambassador Shannon's Participation in the Second JCPOA Joint Commission Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/04/15 Ambassador Thomas A. Shannon Travel to Vienna, Austria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/03/15 Assistant Secretary Ryan Travels to Paris and Kyiv; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/03/15 Joint Statement by the Heads of Delegation of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chair Countries; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/03/15 New Whole-of-Government Effort To Combat the Security Threat of Illicit Tobacco Trade; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/02/15 Secretary Kerry Travels to Paris, Rome and Moscow;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
12/02/15 Under Secretary Novelli Travels to France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/30/15 Joint Statement on Donors' Pledge of $248M USD to Least Developed Countries Fund to Support Climate Change Adaptation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/27/15 Joint Statement on Libya; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/27/15 U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern Travels for COP21; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/24/15 Secretary Kerry Travels to France, Belgium, Kosovo, Serbia, Cyprus, and Greece;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
11/05/15 U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern Travel to Paris; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/03/15 Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken Travel to France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/02/15 Assistant Secretary Crocker Travels to France and Switzerland; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/15/15 Secretary Kerry Travels to Milan, Paris, and Madrid;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
10/09/15 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/25/15 Assistant Secretary Frank A. Rose to Travel to Europe; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/18/15 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/04/15 Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall To Travel to France and Switzerland; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/27/15 Assistant Secretary Charles Rivkin Travels to France, Nigeria and Senegal; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/15 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/09/15 Under Secretary Rose Gottemoeller Travels to France and Slovenia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/30/15 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/26/15 Terrorist Attacks in France, Kuwait, Somalia, and Tunisia;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
06/25/15 Ambassador Jenkins Travel to Ukraine, France, and Lithuania for G7 Global Partnership, Global Health Security Agenda, and 2016 Nuclear Security Summit Meetings; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/15/15 Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Charles Rivkin Travels to Paris; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/12/15 Assistant Secretary Talwar Travels to France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/04/15 Under Secretary Sewall Travel to Norway, Belgium, France, and Switzerland; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/31/15 Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken Travel to France June 1-3; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/30/15 Assistant Secretary Nuland Travel to Spain, France and the United Kingdom; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/30/15 Special Presidential Envoy Allen Travel to Iraq and France; Washington, DC
05/29/15 Under Secretary Richard Stengel Travel to Paris; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/27/15 Secretary Kerry Travels to Abuja, Geneva, Madrid, and Paris;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/15/15 Special Representative O'Brien Travel to Paris, London, and Dublin; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/11/15 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/08/15 Assistant Secretary Frank A. Rose Travels to France, the United Kingdom, Germany, and Poland; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/28/15 Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources Heather Higginbottom Travel to Paris April 29 - May 1; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/15 Secretary Kerry Travel to Colombo, Nairobi, Mogadishu, Djibouti, Riyadh and Paris; Acting Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/15/15 Policy Planning Director McKean Travel to France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/02/15 Joint Statement on U.S. - France Science and Technology Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/24/15 Crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 in Southern France;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
03/10/15 Ambassador Scheinman Travels to Germany, Ukraine, France, and Croatia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/06/15 Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Charles Rivkin Travel to Paris; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/23/15 Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken Travel to France, Moldova, the United Kingdom, Germany, and Ukraine March 2-7; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/17/15 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Italy, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/06/15 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/14/15 Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility Initiative Bilateral Symposium: Towards an Expansion of Student Mobility Between the United States and France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/12/15 Assistant Secretary Nuland Travel to Germany, Romania, Bulgaria and France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/15 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2014
12/08/14 Joint Statement on the Establishment of a Compensation Fund for Holocaust Victims Deported from France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/05/14 U.S.-France Agreement on Compensation for Certain Victims of Holocaust-Related Deportation from France Who Are Not Covered by French Programs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/05/14 United States and France to Sign Agreement on Compensation for Certain Victims of Holocaust-Related Deportation from France Who Are Not Covered by French Programs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/20/14 Remarks at a Solo Press Availability;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Paris, France
11/13/14 Special Presidential Envoy John Allen Travel to France and the United Arab Emirates; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/31/14 Joint Communique on Libya by the African Union, the Arab League, the European Union, France, Germany, Italy, Malta, Spain, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/31/14 Secretary Kerry Travels to Paris, Beijing, Muscat, and Amman;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
10/20/14 Special Presidential Envoy John Allen Travel to the United Kingdom, France, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, and Oman; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/18/14 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Italy, Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/08/14 Secretary Kerry's Travel to Cairo, Egypt; Paris, France; and Vienna, Austria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/18/14 Release of "Views From the Embassy: The Role of U.S. Diplomats in France, 1914"; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/25/14 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Germany, Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/14 Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, Italy, Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/22/14 Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland Travels to Berlin, Brussels, Paris, Dublin, Belfast, and Reykjavik; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/20/14 Secretary Kerry Travels to Amman, Brussels, and Paris;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
05/31/14 Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs Charles Rivkin Travels to Spain, Portugal, and France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/30/14 Secretary Kerry Travels to Warsaw, Paris, and Normandy;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
05/13/14 The Transatlantic Friendship and Mobility Initiative: Promoting Increased U.S.-France Student and Scholar Exchange; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/03/14 United States Set To Participate in OECD Forum and Ministerial; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/09/14 Negotiations With France Concerning Compensation for Victims of Deportations and Their Families by the French National Railway Company (SNCF) During the Holocaust;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
03/05/14 U.S./U.K./Ukraine Press Statement on the Budapest Memorandum Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/03/14 Assistant Secretary Victoria Nuland Travel to Ukraine, France and Italy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/26/14 Secretary Kerry Travels to Paris and Rome;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
02/18/14 Updated - Secretary Kerry Travels to Seoul, Beijing, Jakarta, Abu Dhabi, Tunis, and Paris;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
01/08/14 Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman Travel to Geneva, Switzerland, Moscow, Russia, and Paris, France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/08/14 Updated Secretary Kerry Travel to Paris, Vatican City, and Kuwait City;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
01/07/14 Assistant Secretary Victoria Nuland Travel to the Netherlands, Germany, Lithuania, Romania, and France, January 7 - 13; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2011-2013
12/06/13 U.S. Support of French Military Actions in the Central African Republic;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/11/13 Secretary Kerry Travel to Afghanistan, France, United Kingdom;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/13/13 Secretary Kerry Travel to Jerusalem and Paris; Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/05/13 Secretary Kerry's Travel to Lithuania, France, and the United Kingdom; Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/25/13 Assistant Secretary Jose Fernandez Travels to France; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/21/13  Secretary Kerry's Travel to the Middle East, Africa, and France, May 21-28
02/19/13 Secretary of State John Kerry's Travel to Europe and the Middle East; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/19/12 U.S.-France Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/09/12 Assistant Secretary Gordon's Travel to Paris, France and Geneva, Switzerland, October 9-12; Washington, DC
10/02/12 Design Team Selection Announced for Paris Residential Annex; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/19/11  Paris Summit for the Support to the Libyan People: Communique

2010
11/22/10 Travel of Assistant Secretary Philip H. Gordon to Paris; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
11/05/10 Joint U.S.-France Statement on Guinea Elections; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
09/24/10 French Announcement to Host P-5 Conference;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
London and Paris, January 26-29, 2010