2012 Remarks - July-December

12/25/12 Referendum on the Egyptian Constitution; Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/24/12 Syrian Regime Attacks Against Civilians; Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/20/12 Benghazi Attack, Part II: The Report of the Accountability Review Board; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Opening Remarks Before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
12/20/12 Benghazi: The Attack and the Lessons Learned; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Opening Remarks Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
12/19/12 Briefing on the Accountability Review Board Report; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Washington, DC
12/17/12 Airstrike Killing Palestinian Refugees in Yarmouk, Syria; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/14/12 Statement of the G8 Broader Middle East and North Africa (BMENA) Initiative; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/13/12 Increasing Sanctions Against Iranian Nuclear Proliferation Networks Joint Treasury and State Department Actions Target Iran's Nuclear Enrichment and Proliferation Program; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/12/12 Press Availability at the 4th Ministerial of the Friends of the Syrian People Meeting; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Marrakech, Morocco
12/12/12 Remarks at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit;  Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources Thomas Nides; Dubai, United Arab Emirates
12/12/12 Remarks to the Friends of the Syrian People; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Marrakech, Morocco
12/11/12 Senior Administration Officials on Terrorist Designations of the al-Nusrah Front as an Alias for al-Qaida in Iraq; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
12/11/12 Terrorist Designations of the al-Nusrah Front as an Alias for al-Qa'ida in Iraq; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/06/12 Development and Progress of the World Conference on International Telecommunications Currently Being Held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates Until December 14, 2012;  Ambassador U.S. Head of Delegation, World Conference on International Telecommunications Terry Kramer; Via Teleconference
12/06/12 One Year Anniversary of Virtual Embassy Tehran; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/03/12 Recent Israeli Announcements on Settlements; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/03/12 Video Remarks on Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; APTN Soundbite; Prague, Czech Republic
12/01/12 U.S- South Asia Relations: A Vision for the Future; Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Geoffrey Pyatt, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; The 6th IISS-NESA South Asia Security Conference; Muscat, Oman
11/30/12 2012 Sakharov Prize Winner Nasrin Sotoudeh's Hunger Strike; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/30/12 Remarks at the Saban Center for Middle East Policy 2012 Saban Forum Opening Gala Dinner;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Willard Hotel; Washington, DC
11/29/12 Remarks at the Foreign Policy Group's "Transformational Trends 2013" Forum;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Newseum; Washington, DC
11/29/12 Remarks on Iran;  Charge d'Affairs International Organizations, Vienna Robert Wood; Vienna, Austria
11/23/12 2012 Conference on a Middle East Zone Free of Weapons of Mass Destruction (MEWMDFZ); Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/23/12 One Year Anniversary of the GCC-Led Yemeni Transition Agreement; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/23/12 The United States' Reaction to Egypt's November 22 Decisions; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/21/12 Lebanon's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
11/21/12 Today's Bus Bombing in Tel Aviv;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
11/20/12 Press Background Call on the One-Year Anniversary of the Release of the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry Report; Senior Administration Official; Washington, DC
11/20/12 Remarks With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Prime Minister's Office; Jerusalem
11/17/12 Background Briefing With a Senior State Department Official; St. Regis Hotel; Singapore
11/14/12 Gaza Rocket Attacks; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/11/12 Formation of the National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/09/12 Reports of Torture and Death of Iranian Blogger Sattar Beheshti; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/09/12 Support for Bahraini Opposition Political Societies' Declaration of Principles of Nonviolence; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/08/12 Designations of Iranian Individuals and Entities for Censorship Activities Under the Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act and Executive Order 13628; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/08/12 Remarks at the Common Ground Awards in Honor of the Late Ambassador Chris Stevens;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Carnegie Institution for Science; Washington, DC
11/05/12 Secretary Clinton to Deliver Remarks in Honor of the Late Ambassador Chris Stevens at the 2012 Common Ground Awards; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/02/12 Libya: Formation of the Government; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/29/12 Background Briefing With a Senior State Department Official; Office of the Spokesperson; Embassy Algiers, Algeria
10/29/12 Remarks Following the Meeting With President Abdelaziz Bouteflika;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; El Mouradia Palace; Algiers, Algeria
10/29/12 Remarks at the Meeting With Staff and Families of Embassy Algiers;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Embassy Algiers; Algiers, Algeria
10/28/12 Background Briefing En Route to Algiers; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/26/12 Employing Economic Tools To Address MENA's Challenges;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; 21st Annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference; Washington, DC
10/26/12 Sakharov Prize Winners;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/19/12 Acts of Terrorism in Beirut;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/19/12 Syria: Call for Cease-fire During Eid al-Adha; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/15/12 Interview With Catherine Chomiak of NBC News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Elise Labott of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Margaret Brennan of CBS;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Reena Ninan of ABC News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Interview With Wendell Goler of FOX News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lima, Peru
10/15/12 Remarks at a Security Council Open Debate on the Middle East;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Susan E. Rice, U.S. Mission to the United Nations; New York City
10/12/12 Democratic Transitions in the Maghreb;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS); Washington, DC
10/11/12 Death of Qassim M. Aklan; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/11/12 U.S. Charge d Affairs to Libya; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/28/12 Background Briefing on an Announcement Regarding the Mujahedin-e Khalq; Via Teleconference
09/28/12 Remarks at G-8 Deauville Partnership With Arab Countries in Transition Foreign Ministers Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/28/12 Remarks at the Ad Hoc Friends of the Syrian People Ministerial;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/28/12 Senior Administration Officials Preview of the U.S.-GCC Strategic Cooperation Forum; New York City, DC
09/27/12 Background Briefing Previewing the Ad Hoc Ministerial Meeting on Syria; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/27/12 Intervention in the Friends of Yemen Ministerial; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Washington, DC
09/26/12 Background Briefing on the Secretary's Bilateral Meetings With Jordanian King Abdullah II and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/26/12 Remarks at the United Nations Security Council Session On Peace And Security in the Middle East;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United Nations; New York City
09/25/12 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Bilateral Meetings With Lebanese Prime Minister Miqati and UN Secretary General's Special Representative for Syria Brahimi;  Senior Department Official, Office of the Spokesperson; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/25/12 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Meetings With Iraqi Vice President al-Khuzai, Arab League Secretary General Elaraby, and Yemeni President Hadi; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/24/12 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Bilateral Meeting with Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/24/12 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Bilateral Meetings; Waldorf Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/24/12 Previewing the Equal Futures Partnership Launch;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Waldorf-Astoria; New York City
09/21/12 Remarks With Tunisian Foreign Minister Rafik Abdessalem Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
09/20/12 Remarks at Ceremony Honoring Fallen Americans; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Tripoli, Libya
09/16/12 Camp Ashraf; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/14/12 Remarks at the Transfer of Remains Ceremony to Honor Those Lost in Attacks in Benghazi, Libya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Andrews Air Force Base; Joint Base Andrews, MD
09/14/12 Remarks by the President at Transfer of Remains Ceremony for Benghazi Victims; Washington, DC
09/14/12 Statement on Iran;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/12 IAEA Censures Iran over Atomic Bomb Concerns;  U.S. Ambassador to the International Atomic Energy Agency Robert Wood; Vienna, Austria
09/13/12 Remarks at Reception Marking Eid ul-Fitr;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
09/13/12 Remarks at the Opening Plenary of the U.S.-Morocco Strategic Dialogue;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
09/13/12 Statement on the Deaths of Tyrone S. Woods and Glen A. Doherty in Benghazi, Libya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/12/12 Deaths of American Personnel in Benghazi, Libya;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Susan E. Rice, U.S. Mission to the United Nations; New York City
09/12/12 Statement on the Death of American Personnel in Benghazi, Libya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/11/12 Statement on the Attack in Benghazi;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/10/12 Release of Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/09/12 Interview With Indira Lakshmanan of Bloomberg News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Consulate; Vladivostok, Russia
09/09/12 Interview With Margaret Brennan of CBS;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Vladivostok, Russia
09/09/12 Press Availability in Vladivostok, Russia;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Consulate General Vladivostok; Vladivostok, Russia
08/29/12 Amir Hekmati; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/28/12 Robert Levinson; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/21/12 Iranian Women Excluded From Major Areas of University Study; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/21/12 LiveAtState: U.S. Humanitarian Assistance to Syria; Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary David M. Robinson, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Washington, DC
08/17/12 Appointment of Lakhdar Brahimi as Joint Special Representative for Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/17/12 Firebomb Attack in West Bank; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/12 Sentencing of Nabeel Rajab; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/15/12 OIC Suspension of Syria; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland; Washington, DC
08/11/12 Remarks With Foreign Minister Davutoglu After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Conrad Hotel; Istanbul, Turkey
08/10/12 Briefing On the Designation of Hezbollah for Supporting the Syrian Regime;  Coordinator Daniel Benjamin, Office of the Coordinator for Counterterrorism; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
08/10/12 Support for Decrees Reorganizing Yemeni Military;  Director Patrick Ventrell, Office of Press Relations; Washington, DC
08/10/12 Syrian State-Run Oil Company Sanctioned under the Iran Sanctions Act; Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell, Office of Press Relations; Washington, DC
08/09/12 Seating of the Libyan General National Congress;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/03/12 Government of Israel-Palestinian Authority Agreement on Tax Revenues; Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell, Office of Press Relations; Washington, DC
08/01/12 Concern about Camp Ashraf; Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell, Office of Press Relations; Washington, DC
07/30/12 Moroccan National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/19/12 U.S. Humanitarian Assistance to Those Affected by the Conflict in Syria;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Maria Otero; Washington, DC
07/18/12 Attacks in Bulgaria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/18/12 Deteriorating Condition of Iranian Political Prisoners; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/17/12 Interview With Elise Labott of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Jerusalem
07/16/12 Interview With Kim Ghattas of the BBC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; BBC Interview
07/16/12 Meets With the Staff and Families of Embassy Tel Aviv and Consulate General Jerusalem;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Consulate General Jerusalem; Jerusalem
07/16/12 Remarks At A Press Availability;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; David Citadel Hotel; Jerusalem
07/16/12 Remarks With Israeli President Shimon Peres Following Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; President's Residence; Jerusalem
07/16/12 Remarks With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Jerusalem
07/16/12 Remarks With Minister of Defense Ehud Barak;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Jerusalem
07/15/12 Background Briefing; Cairo, Egypt
07/15/12 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Upcoming Trip to Jerusalem;  Senior Official; En Route to Jerusalem
07/15/12 Remarks at Flag-Raising Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Consulate; Alexandria, Egypt
07/15/12 Remarks at Meeting With Embassy Staff and Families;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Embassy; Cairo, Egypt
07/15/12 Remarks to Egyptian Women Leaders;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ambassador's Residence; Cairo, Egypt
07/15/12 Remarks to Flat6 Labs;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Chief of Mission Residence; Cairo, Egypt
07/14/12 Remarks With Egyptian Foreign Minister Amr;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Presidential Palace; Cairo, Egypt
07/13/12 Assad Regime Massacre in Traymseh;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/13/12 U.S.-Lebanon Relations; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Beirut, Lebanon
07/09/12 Continued Imprisonment of Christian Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani and Repression of Minorities in Iran; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/08/12 Remarks Following Meeting With Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Cairo, Egypt
07/06/12 Coordinator for Counterterrorism Ambassador Daniel Benjamin and Special Advisor to the Secretary on Camp Ashraf Ambassador Daniel Fried on the Mujahedin-e Khalq (MEK) Designation and the Current Situation at Camp Ashraf; Office of the Spokesperson; Via Teleconference
07/06/12 Press Availability Following the Friends of the Syrian People Ministerial Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Chief of Mission Residence; Paris, France
07/06/12 Remarks at the Friends of the Syrian People Ministerial Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ministerial Conference Center; Paris, France
07/06/12 Withdrawal of Italian Firm Edison International S.P.A. From Iran's Energy Sector; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/05/12 Secretary Clinton's Travel to France, Japan, Mongolia, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Egypt and Israel; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/03/12 Iranian First Vice-President Rahimi's Anti-Semitic Comments at the International Day Against Abuse Conference; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/14/12 Prepared Remarks: Secretary Clinton Remarks at Swearing-In Ceremony for Chris Stevens, Ambassador to Libya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
Accountability Review Board (ARB) Report (Unclassified)
Secretary Clinton's Letter to Congress Regarding the Accountability Review Board (ARB) Report