2012 Remarks - January-June

06/30/12 Interview With Indira Lakshmanan of Bloomberg;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Geneva, Switzerland
06/30/12 Interview With Jill Dougherty of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Geneva, Switzerland
06/30/12 Interview With Michele Kelemen of NPR;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Geneva, Switzerland
06/30/12 Press Availability Following the Meeting of the Action Group on Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Palais de Nations; Geneva, Switzerland
06/29/12 Background Briefing on Syria;  Senior Official Senior Department Official; St. Petersburg, Russia
06/29/12 Remarks at the Top of a Meeting With Civil Society;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Consul General's Residence; St. Petersburg, Russia
06/28/12 Regarding Significant Reductions of Iranian Crude Oil Purchases;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/27/12 Remarks With Finnish Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Government Banquet Hall; Helsinki, Finland
06/24/12 Elections in Egypt; Washington, DC
06/24/12 Statement by the Press Secretary on Egypt; Washington, DC
06/19/12 Gaza Rocket Attacks; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/19/12 Mosque Attack in the West Bank; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/18/12 Background Briefing: Senior Administration Officials on Camp Ashraf; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
06/18/12 Concern about Camp Ashraf; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/16/12 Statement on the Passing of the Crown Prince Nayif bin Abd al-Aziz Al Saud;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/12/12 Joint Discussion with Israeli President Shimon Peres Hosted by the Brookings Institution;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hay Adams Hotel; Washington, DC
06/11/12 Regarding Significant Reductions of Iranian Crude Oil Purchases;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/11/12 Remarks With Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
06/08/12 Remarks With UN-Arab League Joint Special Envoy for Syria Kofi Annan Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
06/07/12 Background Briefing by Senior State Department Official on Syria; Conrad Hotel; Istanbul, Turkey
06/06/12 Friends of the Syrian People Sanctions Working Group;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/05/12 2012 OECD International Tax Conference;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
06/05/12 Syria Humanitarian Forum;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Kelly Clements, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Washington, DC
06/01/12 The Human Rights Council's Special Session on Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/29/12 Meeting With Visiting Middle East Democracy Activists;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/29/12 Readout of Under Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman's Meeting with Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Ambassadors; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/26/12 Massacre in Haoula;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/25/12 Jordan National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/25/12 The Situation in Lebanon;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/24/12 Egyptian Presidential Election;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/23/12 Remarks at the Special Operations Command Gala Dinner;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Tampa, Florida
05/21/12 Humanitarian Assistance to Yemen;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Kelly Clements, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
05/21/12 Violence in Lebanon; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/17/12 Remarks With Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/17/12 Signing Ceremony With the Tunisian Ambassador to the United States Mohamed Salah Tekaya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/16/12 Status of the Processing of the Camp Ashraf Residents; House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations; Washington, DC
05/12/12 Algerian Elections;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/11/12 Renewal of U.S. Security Cooperation With Bahrain; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/11/12 Senior Administration Officials on Bahrain; Via Teleconference
05/09/12 Assessing U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities and Needs Amidst Economic Challenges in the Middle East;  Assistant Secretary Jeffrey D. Feltman, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia; Washington, DC
05/09/12 Remarks With Crown Prince of Bahrain Sheikh Salman bin Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/08/12 Remarks on Syria Following a Security Council Stakeout;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Susan E. Rice, U.S. Mission to the United Nations; New York City
05/03/12 Remarks at U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue Opening Session;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Diaoyutai Villa 17; Beijing, China
04/26/12 Humanitarian Assistance to People Affected by the Conflict in Syria;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Kelly Clements, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
04/25/12 Israel's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
04/25/12 Violence in Bahrain; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/24/12 Press Statement on Sudan and Remarks to the Media on Sudan and Syria;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Susan E. Rice, U.S. Mission to the United Nations; Remarks to the Media Following a Security Council Stakeout; New York City
04/23/12 Joint Statement of the U.S. - Iraq Joint Coordinating Committee on Energy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/23/12  U.S.-Iraq Joint Coordinating Committee on Energy
04/21/12 Explanation of Vote After Adoption of UN Security Council Resolution 2043 on Syria;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Susan E. Rice, U.S. Mission to the United Nations; New York City
04/20/12 New Iran Sanctions Committee Designations; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/19/12 Remarks at the Ad Hoc Ministerial Meeting on Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Paris, France
04/17/12 UAE-Iran Island Dispute; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/12/12 Remarks With and Saudi Arabian Defense Minister Prince Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
04/12/12 Remarks at the Conclusion of the G8 Ministerial;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
04/10/12 Remarks on Iraq and Syria;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Susan E. Rice, U.S. Mission to the United Nations; Remarks to the Media at a Security Council Stakeout; New York City
04/07/12 Political Transition in Yemen; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/05/12 Assassination Attempt Against Samir Geagea; Acting Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/03/12 Remarks on George Marshall and the Foundations of Smart Power;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Virginia Military Institute, Cameron Hall; Lexington, VA
04/01/12 Intervention to the Friends of the Syrian People;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; As Prepared; Istanbul, Turkey
04/01/12 Interview With Andrea Mitchell of NBC News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Istanbul Congress Center; Istanbul, Turkey
04/01/12 Interview With Clarissa Ward of CBS News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Istanbul Congress Center; Istanbul, Turkey
04/01/12 Interview With Jill Dougherty of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Istanbul Congress Center; Istanbul, Turkey
04/01/12 Remarks During Camera Spray Following Meeting with Syrian National Council;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Istanbul, Turkey
04/01/12 Remarks at Press Availability;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Istanbul, Turkey
03/31/12 Meeting With Embassy Staff and Their Families;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
03/31/12 Remarks With Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Saud Al-Faisal;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Gulf Cooperation Council Secretariat; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
03/30/12 Senior State Department Officials En Route to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; En Route to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
03/30/12 Statement Regarding Syria;  Legal Advisor U.S. Department of State Harold Hongju Koh; American Society of International Law Annual Meeting; Washington, DC
03/29/12 Assistance to Tunisia;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/23/12 Syria Resolution Highlights Growing Unity of International Community, Isolation of Three Who Voted Against;  Permanent Representative to the UN Human Rights Council Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe; Washington, DC
03/23/12 U.S. Support for Egypt; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/19/12 Remarks at the 7th Anniversary of the Cedar Revolution;  Assistant Secretary Jeffrey D. Feltman, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Cannon House Office Building; Washington, DC
03/15/12 Remarks With Moroccan Foreign Minister Saad-Eddine Al-Othmani Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
03/12/12 Remarks at the United Nations Security Council;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United Nations; New York City
03/06/12 Fifth Anniversary of Robert Levinson's Disappearance;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/05/12 AQAP Attack in Yemen;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/02/12 Remarks With Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
03/01/12 Syria: The Crisis and Its Implications;  Assistant Secretary Jeffrey D. Feltman, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Opening Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
02/28/12 Human Rights Council Urgent Debate on Syria;  Assistant Secretary Esther Brimmer, Bureau of International Organization Affairs; Geneva, Switzerland
02/28/12 State Department and USAID Budget Request;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Opening Remarks Before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs; Washington, DC
02/26/12 Interview With Elise Labott of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sofitel Hotel; Rabat, Morocco
02/26/12 Interview With Samira Sitail of 2M;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sofitel Hotel; Rabat, Morocco
02/26/12 Interview With Wyatt Andrews of CBS;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sofitel Hotel; Rabat, Morocco
02/26/12 Meeting With Embassy Staff and Families;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Rabat, Morocco
02/26/12 Remarks With Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs Saad-Eddine Al-Othmani After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Rabat, Morocco
02/26/12 Remarks at New Embassy Compound Ground Breaking Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Rabat, Morocco
02/25/12 Background Briefing by Senior State Department Official En Route Algiers; En Route Algiers
02/25/12 Meeting With Embassy Staff and Their Families;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Embassy; Algiers, Algeria
02/25/12 Remarks Following Meeting With Tunisian President Marzouki;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Presidential Palace; Tunis, Tunisia
02/25/12 Remarks at Civil Society Roundtable;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Chief of Mission Residence; Algiers, Algeria
02/25/12 Town Hall With Tunisian Youth;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Palais du Baron d'Erlanger; Tunis, Tunisia
02/24/12 Background Briefing by Senior State Department Official in Tunis, Tunisia; Tunis, Tunisia
02/24/12 Intervention at the Friends of Syrian People Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; As Prepared; Tunis, Tunisia
02/24/12 Kuwait's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/24/12 Press Availability on the Meeting of the Friends of the Syrian People;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Tunis, Tunisia
02/23/12 Execution Order for Iranian Christian Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/23/12 Press Availability on the London Conference;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Foreign Commonwealth Office; London, United Kingdom
02/23/12 Senior State Department Official Previewing the Friends of Syrian People Conference in Tunis; London, United Kingdom
02/21/12 Yemeni Presidential Election;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/18/12 Update on Camp Ashraf; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/17/12 Remarks With European Union High Representative Catherine Ashton After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/16/12 Camp Ashraf; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/16/12 Sanctions on Iran's Ministry of Intelligence and Security; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/13/12 Bombing of Israeli Diplomatic Vehicle in India and Attempted Attack on Israeli Embassy Personnel in Georgia;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/08/12 Rightsizing U.S. Mission Iraq;  Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources Thomas Nides; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
02/07/12 Briefing on Recent Developments at Camp Ashraf; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
02/06/12 Suspending Embassy Operations in Syria; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/02/12 Violence at Egyptian Football Match; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/31/12 Remarks Following UNSC Meeting on Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United Nations; New York City
01/31/12 Remarks at a United Nations Security Council Session on the Situation in Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United Nations; New York City
01/30/12 Sharp Escalation of Regime Violence in Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/26/12 Wave of Arrests, Harassment, and Death Sentences in Iran; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/12 Remarks by the President in State of the Union Address; Washington, DC
01/17/12 Remarks at Meeting With South Korean Leaders to Discuss Sanctions Against Iran;  Special Advisor for Nonproliferation and Arms Control Robert J. Einhorn; Seoul, South Korea
01/12/12 Remarks With Algerian Foreign Minister Mourad Medelci;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/11/12 Interview With Lamis el Hadidi, CBC TV; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Cairo, Egypt
01/11/12 Mosque Attack in the West Bank; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/11/12 Remarks With Qatari Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/10/12 Interview With Anadolu News Agency; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Ankara, Turkey
01/10/12 United States Condemns Iran's Announcement on Qom;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/08/12 Interview with Al-Ikhbariya TV;  Assistant Secretary Jeffrey D. Feltman, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
01/07/12 Recent Violence in Bahrain; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/06/12 Interview With Al Masree Al-Yom;  Assistant Secretary Jeffrey D. Feltman, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Cairo, Egypt
01/05/12 Crisis in Syria;  Assistant Secretary Jeffrey D. Feltman, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Cairo, Egypt
01/01/12 Jordan Hosts Israeli, Palestinian, and Quartet Envoys Meetings;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC