Press Releases/Fact Sheets


2016
12/29/16 Principles for Middle East Peace; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/12/16 Joint Statement From the U.S.-Palestinian Political Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/21/16 Assistant Secretary Frank A. Rose to travel to Tokyo, Seoul, Abu Dhabi, Tel Aviv, and Jerusalem; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/12/16 U.S. - Palestinian Higher Education Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/09/16 Terrorist Attack in Jerusalem;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
09/23/16 Statement by the Quartet's Principals; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/05/16 Secretary Kerry's Meeting with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/30/16 Today's Terrorist Attack in the West Bank;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
03/17/16 Israeli and Palestinian Youth and Coaches Come Together on PeacePlayers International Exchange Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/21/16 Secretary Kerry's Meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/19/16 Death of American Citizen in West Bank Attack;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
01/18/16 Terrorist Attacks in the West Bank;  Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC

2015
11/04/15 Anniversary of Yitzhak Rabin's Death;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/23/15 Quartet Principals' Statement, Vienna, October 23, 2015; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/16/15 Readout of Secretary Kerry's Call with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/16/15 Readout of Secretary Kerry's Call with Prime Minister Netanyahu; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/13/15 Ongoing Violence in Israel, Jerusalem, and the West Bank;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
10/10/15 Readout of Secretary Kerry's Calls with Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Abbas; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/01/15 Terrorist Attack in the West Bank;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
09/30/15 Quartet Principals' Statement; Office of the Spokesperson; New York City
01/16/15 Statement on ICC Prosecutor's Decision;  Director Jeff Rathke, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Press Relations; Washington, DC
01/08/15 Regarding Palestinian Efforts to Accede to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2014
10/24/14 Death of U.S. Minor in Silwad;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
10/12/14 United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for Palestinians; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/07/14 U.S. Department of State Brings Israeli and Palestinian Youth Coaches to United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/22/14 United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for Palestinians in Gaza; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/26/14 Statement on Today's Cease-fire Agreement;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/01/14 Background Briefing: On the Situation in Gaza; Senior State Department Official; En route to Ramstein, Germany
07/31/14 Joint Statement on the Humanitarian Cease-fire Announcement in Gaza; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/31/14 TechGirls Exchange Program Brings Middle East and North Africa Teens to United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/21/14 Background Briefing on Secretary Kerry's Trip to Cairo, Egypt; En Route to Cairo, Egypt
07/21/14 United States Humanitarian Assistance to Gaza; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/13/14 State Department Expands Access to Open Educational Resources in the Middle East and North Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/14 Assistant Secretary Brownfield's Travel to the West Bank and Jordan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2013
11/06/13 United States Announces $75 Million to Support the Palestinian Authority's High Impact Micro-Infrastructure Initiative (HIMII); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/05/13 "HEARTBEAT" Israeli and Palestinian Youth Musicians To Perform at U.S. Department of State; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/08/13 Joint Statement by Secretary of State John Kerry and a Ministerial Delegation of the Arab Peace Initiative; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/20/13 U.S. Department of State Empowering Girls in the Middle East and North Africa Through Technology; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/07/13 Taken Question: Reports of Mistreatment of Palestinian Christians Attempting to Attend Orthodox Easter Services; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/12/13 Arrest of 14-year-old American Citizen in the West Bank; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/27/13 "HEARTBEAT" Israeli and Palestinian Youth Musicians to Perform at U.S. Department of State in Washington, DC; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/20/13 Israel - Administrative Detention (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/20/13 Palestinian Negotiator Saeb Erekat's Visit to Washington, DC (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/11/13 U.S. Assistance to the Palestinians (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2012
11/22/12 Journalists Covering Gaza Conflict; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/19/12 United States Aid to the Palestinian Authority (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/11/12 MEPI Alumni Support Rural Women Entrepreneurship in the Middle East and North Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/05/12 U.S. Department of State Announces TechWomen 2012; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/22/12 Taken Question: Attack on Palestinian Youth in Jerusalem; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/12 Firebomb Attack in West Bank; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/12 Taken Question: U.S. Assistance to the Palestinians; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/13/12 Taken Question: Palestinians: Assistance; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/29/12 U.S. Department of State's Middle East Partnership Initiative's 9th Student Leaders Exchange Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/22/12 TechGirls: Empowering Girls in the Middle East and North Africa through Technology; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/19/12 Detention of Hana Shalabi (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/03/12 United States Contributes $55 Million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC