2009

12/14/09 Opening Remarks at the Consulate General Almaty Official Opening Ceremony;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Almaty, Kazakhstan
12/10/09 Interview With Amir Zia of SAMAA TV;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
12/10/09 Interview With Hassan Abbas of Watandost.blogspot.com;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
12/10/09 U.S.-India Rich Bilateral Agenda;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Chennai, India
12/09/09 Progress in Sri Lanka;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Galle Face Hotel; Colombo , Sri Lanka
12/09/09 The New Afghanistan Strategy: The View from the Ground;  Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources Jacob J. Lew; Testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
12/07/09 Present Secretary's Award for Heroism to Lynne Tracy;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
12/04/09 Secretary Clinton Records Two Videos To Reach Afghan and Pakistani Audiences; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
12/02/09 Remarks on Afghanistan; U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl W. Eikenberry, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Kabul, Afghanistan
12/01/09 Translations: The President's Address on the Way Forward in Afghanistan and Pakistan; West Point, NY
11/24/09 Remarks With Indian Foreign Minister S.M. Krishna;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
11/23/09 Special Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Recent Trip to Afghanistan and Pakistan;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
11/19/09 Address to U.S. and International Troops in Afghanistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Kabul, Afghanistan
11/19/09 Interview With Mujahid Jawad of Radio Azadi;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Embassy Kabul; Kabul, Afganistan
11/19/09 Press Conference at U.S. Embassy Kabul;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Kabul, Afghanistan
11/19/09 Remarks at Civil-Military Integration Briefing;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Embassy Kabul; Kabul, Afghanistan
11/18/09 Indian Prime Minister Singh's State Visit and U.S. - India Relations; Robert Blake, Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video 
11/18/09 Meet and Greet at Embassy Kabul with Employees and Their Families;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Embassy Kabul; Kabul, Afghanistan
11/18/09 Remarks on the Occasion of the Launch of the Congressional Caucus on Central Asia;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
11/16/09 Comments on Afghanistan Elections; U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl W. Eikenberry, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Kabul, Afghanistan
11/16/09 Remarks at the Bridging Nations Event;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
11/10/09 Interview With Times Now;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; New York City
10/30/09 Interview With Andrea Mitchell of NBC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/30/09 Interview With Jill Dougherty of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/30/09 Interview With Jim Sciutto of ABC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/30/09 Interview With Kim Ghattas of BBC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/30/09 Interview With Margaret Warner of PBS;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/30/09 Interview With Wyatt Andrews of CBS;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/30/09 Roundtable with Senior Pakistani Editors;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lahore, Pakistan
10/30/09 Townterview Hosted by Prominent Pakistani Women Journalists;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/29/09 Roundtable with Business Leaders Opening and Closing Remarks;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Governor's House; Lahore, Pakistan
10/29/09 Roundtable with Radio Journalists;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/29/09 Town Hall at Government College University;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Lahore, Pakistan
10/28/09 Attack on a Guest House in Kabul;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/28/09 Group Interview with Dunya TV, AAJ TV, Express TV, Geo TV, Dawn News, and PTV;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/28/09 Remarks With Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Islamabad, Pakistan
10/27/09 Briefing En Route Islamabad, Pakistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; En Route Islamabad, Pakistan
10/26/09 Briefing on Progress Made in Civilian Hiring in Afghanistan;  Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources Jacob J. Lew; Washington, DC
10/26/09 Interview With Anwar Iqbal of Pakistan's Dawn TV;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Interview transcript released October 28, 2009; Washington, DC
10/26/09 Interview With Sami Abraham of Geo TV;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Interview released on October 28, 2009; Washington, DC
10/23/09 Afghanistan's Election;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Kabul, Afghanistan
10/23/09 On-the-Record Briefing;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Washington, DC
10/19/09 Remarks to the Press;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
10/16/09 U.S.-India Relations;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; New Delhi, India
10/14/09 Uzbekistan-U.S. Relations;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Tashkent, Uzbekistan
10/09/09 Assistant Secretary Blake Discusses the Humanitarian Situation and Prospects for Political Reconciliation in Sri Lanka with Sri Lankan-American Community Representatives; Washington, DC
10/09/09 Interview With the Washington Diplomat;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
10/07/09 Silk Road Trade and Investment: New Pathways for U.S.-Central Asia Economic Ties;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Remarks at U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Washington, DC
10/06/09 Interview With Katie Couric of CBS Evening News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/06/09 Remarks With Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
10/05/09 Town Hall with Secretary of Defense Gates on American Power and Persuasion;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; George Washington University; Washington, DC
09/25/09 Readout of Indian and Tajik Bilateral Meetings;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Waldorf-Astoria Hotel; New York, NY
09/24/09 On-the-Record Briefing to the Press;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Waldorf-Astoria Hotel; New York City
09/21/09 Broadening Cooperation Between the United States and Kyrgystan;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Kyrgyz-North American Business Council; New York City
09/21/09 Interview With Margaret Warner of the NewsHour With Jim Lehrer;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Waldorf-Astoria Hotel; New York, NY
09/21/09 Turkmenistan Bilateral Meeting;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Waldorf-Astoria Hotel; New York, NY
09/11/09 September 11 Commemoration Ceremony at U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan; U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl W. Eikenberry, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Kabul, Afghanistan
09/09/09 The Obama Administration's Policy on South Asia;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University; Washington, DC
09/02/09 Afghanistan Elections;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Paris, France
08/24/09 Afghanistan Elections;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Kabul, Afghanistan
08/21/09 Interview with Reuters;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
08/21/09 President Obama Delivers Ramadan Message; The White House, Office of the Press Secretary; Washington, DC
08/21/09 Remarks by the President on the Recent Elections in Afghanistan; South Lawn, The White House; Washington, DC
08/19/09 Security Situation in Pakistan;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Karachi, Pakistan
08/18/09 Interview With CNNI, Connect the World;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
08/16/09 Special Representative Holbrooke in Islamabad, Pakistan;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Islamabad, Pakistan
08/13/09 Interview With BBC World Service South Asia;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
08/12/09 Remarks by the President at the Medal of Freedom Ceremony; East Room, The White House; Washington, DC
08/10/09 Interview With the Associated Press;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
08/07/09 Interview With Dawn Newpaper and TV;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
08/07/09 Interview With India Abroad;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
08/03/09 In Afghanistan, a Time to Debate and Decide By U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl W. Eikenberry; Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; The Washington Post; Washington, DC
07/29/09 Special Briefing on July 2009 Trip to Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Brussels ;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
07/26/09 Afghanistan Status;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Kabul, Afghanistan
07/23/09 Afghanistan and Pakistan Status;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Kabul, Afghanistan
07/23/09 Remarks With Pakistani Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sheraton Grande Laguna Hotel; Phuket, Thailand
07/22/09 Pakistan Update; Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Islamabad, Pakistan
07/21/09 Interview With Martha Raddatz of ABC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; As Aired on Good Morning America; New Delhi, India
07/20/09 Remarks With Indian Minister of External Affairs S.M. Krishna;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Hyderabad House; New Delhi, India
07/20/09 Town Hall at Delhi University;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Delhi University; New Delhi, India
07/19/09 Interview With NDTV (India);  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; ITC Green Center; Gurgaon, India
07/19/09 Remarks Following ITC Green Building Tour and Discussion;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; New Delhi, India
07/19/09 Remarks Following Tour of Indian Agricultural Research Institute Research Field;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; New Delhi, India
07/19/09 Remarks at Mumbai Consulate Meet and Greet;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Consulate General; Mumbai, India
07/18/09 Remarks With Aamir Khan and Arnab Goswami, Moderator;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Teach India Media Event at St. Xavier College; Mumbai, India
07/18/09 Remarks at SEWA Store for SEWA Hansiba Tour;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Mumbai, India
07/18/09 Remarks at Taj Palace Hotel;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Mumbai, India
07/18/09 Townterview Hosted by Arnab Goswami of Frankly Speaking on Times Now at St. Xavier College;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Mumbai, India
07/17/09 Interview With Anwar Iqbal of Dawn Television;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/17/09 Interview With Rajdeep Sardesai of CNN-IBN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/16/09 On-the-Record Briefing - Remarks to the Press by State Department Spokesman Ian Kelly; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Upcoming Trip to India and Thailand; Bureau of Public Affairs; Background Briefing by Two Senior Administration Officials; Washington, DC
07/06/09 Press Roundtable Tajikistan; Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Dushanbe, Tajikistan
07/06/09 U.S.-Tajikistan Relations;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Dushanbe, Tajikistan
07/03/09 Remarks at the Annual Federation of Bangladeshi Associations of North America;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Alexandria, , VA
06/30/09 Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer on Her Recent Visit to Afghanistan and the U.S. Commitment to Afghan Women;  Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer; Washington, DC
06/30/09 Reflections on U.S. - India Relations;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; American Enterprise Institute; Washington, DC
06/29/09 Interview With Reuters ;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
06/29/09 New Strategic Partnerships;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Press Trust of India; Washington, DC
06/17/09 Remarks at U.S.-India Business Council's 34th Anniversary "Synergies Summit";  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Washington, DC
06/14/09 U.S.-Bangladesh Relations;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Dhaka, Bangladesh
06/13/09 Friendship Between the U.S. and Nepal ;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Kathmandu, Nepal
06/10/09 Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard C. Holbrooke On His Recent Travels to the Region; Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Washington, DC
06/05/09 Pakistan Efforts Against Taliban;  Assistant Secretary for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Islamabad, Pakistan
06/04/09 Pakistan to Re-Establish Security; Special Envoy for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Mardan, Pakistan
06/03/09 U.S. Not Responsible for the Swat Refugee Crisis;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Washington, DC
05/21/09 Sri Lanka's Future; U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka Robert O. Blake; Colombo, Sri Lanka
05/19/09 Humanitarian Aid to Pakistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; James S. Brady Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
05/13/09 Pakistan and the U.S. Face Challenges Together;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; With Dawn Newspaper of Pakistan; Washington, DC
05/13/09 Press Roundtable With South Asian Media;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
04/20/09 Tajikistan-U.S. Relations;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Dushanbe, Tajikistan
04/20/09 U.S.-Tajikistan Relations;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Dushanbe, Tajikistan
04/19/09 The Situation in Pakistan; Special Envoy for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Tokyo, Japan
04/16/09 Turkmenistan-U.S. Relations;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Ashgabat, Turkmenistan
04/08/09 Remarks on South and Central Asia Security Issues;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; New Delhi, India
04/06/09 Remarks on U.S.-Pakistan Cooperation;  Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke; Islamabad, Pakistan
03/31/09 Remarks With Dutch Foreign Minister Maxime Verhagen;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hague, Netherlands
03/31/09 Remarks at The International Conference on Afghanistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Hague, Netherlands
03/27/09 Assistant Secretary Boucher's Interview With the BBC Regarding Afghanistan and Pakistan;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
03/27/09 Interview With Times Now;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
03/27/09 U.S. Working to Support Afghan and Pakistani Cooperation ;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Conference Call; Washington, DC
03/20/09 The Hague Conference on Afghanistan;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; With NRC Handelsbald; Washington, United States
03/06/09 Humanitarian Situation in Sri Lanka;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
02/26/09 Strategic Partnership With Afghanistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/26/09 U.S.-Pakistan-Afghanistan Trilateral Meetings To Be Held on a Regular Basis;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/24/09 Remarks With Pakistani Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mehmood Qureshi;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/12/09 U.S.-Nepal Relations;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Kathmandu, Nepal
02/08/09 United States - Bangladesh Cooperation; Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Dhaka, Bangladesh
02/06/09 Special Representative Holbrooke's Role in Afghanistan and Pakistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Interview With Jodi Kantor of the New York Times; Washington, DC
01/30/09 The Roles of the U.S. and India in South Central Asia;  Assistant Secretary Richard A. Boucher, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; With India Abroad; Washington, DC