2015 Remarks - July-December

12/22/15 Remarks at a UN Security Council Briefing on Yemen; U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Samantha Power; New York City
12/18/15 Remarks at the United Nations Security Council Meeting on Syria;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New York, NY
12/15/15 Background Briefing Previewing Secretary Kerry's Trip to Moscow; Office of the Spokesperson; Paris, France
12/15/15 Press Availability With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Kremlin; Moscow, Russia
12/15/15 Remarks With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Moscow, Russia
12/15/15 Remarks With Russian President Vladimir Putin;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Kremlin; Moscow, Russia
12/15/15 Remarks at a Briefing by the Chair of the UN Security Council's Iran Sanctions Committee; U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Samantha Power; New York City
12/13/15 Press Availability With Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni and United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General Martin Kobler;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Rome, Italy
12/09/15 Remarks Before Meeting With Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Paris, France
12/08/15 Remarks With UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Le Bourget; Paris, France
11/24/15 Remarks Before His Meeting With Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ramallah
11/24/15 Remarks With Israeli President Reuven Rivlin Before Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; President's Residence; Jerusalem
11/24/15 Remarks With Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Before Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Jerusalem
11/23/15 Remarks With United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan After Their Tour of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque; Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
11/20/15 Mobilizing Against a Preeminent Challenge of the 21st Century: Countering Violent Extremism;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; Washington Institute for Near East Policy; Washington, DC
11/19/15 Remarks Following Briefing at the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Hart Senate Office Building; Washington, DC
11/19/15 Remarks With Bahraini Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed al-Khalifa;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/18/15 Remarks at the 30th Overseas Security Advisory Council Annual Briefing;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
11/17/15 Remarks After His Meeting With French President Francois Hollande;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Elysee Paris, France
11/14/15 Press Availability with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Vienna, Austria
11/14/15 Remarks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Vienna, Austria
11/13/15 Press Availability with Tunisian Foreign Minister Taieb Baccouche;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Tunis, Tunisia
11/12/15 Remarks on the U.S. Strategy in Syria;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/11/15 Principles for a WMD-Free Zone in the Middle East;  Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller; Amman Security Colloquium; Amman, Jordan
11/11/15 The Battle for Zionism at the UN: Marking 40 Years Since the Historic Speech of the Honorable Chaim Herzog;  Secretary of State John Kerry; United Nations; New York City
11/04/15 U.S. Policy After Russia's Escalation in Syria;  Assistant Secretary Victoria Nuland, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; Testimony Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC
11/03/15 Human Rights Conditions in Egypt;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Testimony Before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
10/31/15 Manama Dialogue;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Manama, Bahrain
10/30/15 Joint Press Availability with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Grand Hotel; Vienna, Austria
10/28/15 Remarks at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/26/15 Remarks at the U.S.-Qatar Economic & Commercial Dialogue & Signing Ceremony;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
10/24/15 Remarks to the Press With Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Amman Marka Airport; Amman, Jordan
10/23/15 Remarks to the Press in Vienna, Austria;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Imperial Hotel; Vienna, Austria
10/22/15 Remarks Before Meeting With German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Berlin, Germany
10/22/15 Remarks With Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Berlin, Germany
10/15/15 Remarks to the 2015 Institute for Inclusive Security Forum;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Newseum; Washington, DC
10/13/15 Remarks With Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, and Australian Defense Minister Marise Payne;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Boston, Massachusetts
10/13/15 Remarks to the Economic Club of New York;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; The Plaza Hotel; New York City
10/02/15 Remarks With Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Loews Regency Hotel; New York City
10/02/15 Remarks at the High-Level Ministerial on Libya;  Secretary of State John Kerry; United Nations Headquarters; New York City
09/30/15 Remarks on the Humanitarian Situation in Iraq;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; New York City
09/29/15  Remarks by President Obama at the Leaders' Summit on Countering ISIL and Violent Extremism
09/28/15  Remarks by President Obama to the United Nations General Assembly
09/27/15 Remarks With Turkish Foreign Minister Feridun Sinirlioglu At Global Counterterrorism Forum Ministerial;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New York Palace Hotel; New York City
09/26/15 Remarks With Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Before their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; United Nations Headquarters; New York City
09/26/15 Remarks With Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New York Palace Hotel; New York City
09/20/15 Joint Press Availability with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Villa Borsig; Berlin, Germany
09/18/15 Remarks With United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Grosvenor House Hotel; London, United Kingdom
09/16/15 Al-Qaida, the Islamic State, and the Future of the Global Jihadi Movement;  Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism Tina S. Kaidanow; Brookings Institution; Washington, DC
09/16/15 Press Availability With South African Foreign Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/13/15 Interview With Quentin Sommerville, BBC;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; London, United Kingdom
09/11/15 Interview With Martha Raddatz of ABC News;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Washington, DC
09/11/15 Interview With Nadia Bilbassy of Al Arabiya;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Washington, DC
09/09/15 Background Briefing on the United States Refugee Admissions Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Via Teleconference
09/09/15 Remarks Following Meeting With Senator Durbin;  Secretary of State John Kerry; U.S. Capitol; Washington, DC
09/03/15 Interview With Joe Madison on SiriusXM;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Via Telephone; Washington, DC
09/03/15 Interview With Rev. Al Sharpton of "Keeping it Real" on MSNBC;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Via Teleconference
09/03/15 Interview With Sam Stein of the Huffington Post;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/02/15 Interview With Christiane Amanpour of CNN International;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
09/02/15 Interview on MSNBC's Morning Joe;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/02/15 Interview with Dave Davies of WHYY Philadelphia Radio;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Philadelphia, PA
09/02/15 Interview with Matt O'Donnell of ABC/WPVI-TV 6 Philadelphia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Philadelphia, PA
09/02/15 Remarks on Nuclear Agreement With Iran;  Secretary of State John Kerry; National Constitution Center; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
09/02/15 Remarks with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/02/15 The New Tunisian Model of Governance;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Tunis, Tunisia
08/06/15 Intervention at the East Asia Summit;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
08/05/15  The President Speaks on the Iran Nuclear Deal at American University
08/03/15 Press Availability With Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid Bin Mohammed al-Attiyah;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Doha, Qatar
08/02/15 Press Availability with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Hassan Shoukry;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Cairo, Egypt
08/02/15 Remarks at the U.S.-Egypt Strategic Dialogue;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Cairo, Egypt
07/28/15 Iran Nuclear Agreement: The Administration's Case;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Opening Remarks Before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
07/24/15 Interview With Matt Lauer of NBC Today Show;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New York City
07/23/15 Iran Nuclear Agreement Review;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Opening Remarks Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
07/22/15 Remarks at a Reception in Honor of Eid-al-Fitr;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
07/22/15 Remarks at a Stakeout;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/22/15 The Case for the Nuclear Deal With Iran;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Washington Post
07/19/15 Interview With Chris Wallace of Fox News Sunday;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/19/15 Interview With Chuck Todd of NBC's Meet the Press;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/19/15 Interview With Jake Tapper of CNN's State of the Union;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/19/15 Interview With John Dickerson of CBS Face the Nation;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/19/15 Interview With Jonathan Karl of ABC This Week;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/17/15 Interview With Joe Scarborough From MSNBC's Morning Joe;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/16/15 Briefing With Israeli Journalists;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Via Teleconference
07/16/15 Remarks With Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/14/15 Interview With Andrea Mitchell of NBC;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Vienna, Austria
07/14/15 Interview With Christiane Amanpour of CNN;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Vienna, Austria
07/14/15 Interview With James Robbins of BBC;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Vienna, Austria
07/14/15 Interview With Margaret Brennan of CBS;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Vienna, Austria
07/14/15 Interview With Rich Edson of Fox;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Vienna, Austria
07/14/15 Interview With Terry Moran of ABC;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Vienna, Austria
07/14/15 Remarks at the Center for American Progress;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Washington, DC
07/09/15 Updating the EU/P5+1 Ongoing Negotiations With Iran;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Palais Coburg; Vienna, Austria
07/06/15 Background Briefing in Vienna, Austria; Office of the Spokesperson; Vienna, Austria
07/05/15 Remarks on the Iran Negotiations in Vienna;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Palais Coburg; Vienna, Austria
07/03/15 Remarks with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Palais Coburg; Vienna, Austria