Remarks


2016
11/04/16 Briefing on Venezuela;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon, Jr.; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
09/14/16 Memorandum of Understanding Between the United States and Israel on Security Assistance;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon, Jr.; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
04/05/16 Iran's Recent Actions and Implementation of the JCPOA;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon, Jr.; Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC

2015
09/25/15 Under Secretary Wendy Sherman at a Press Roundtable;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Washington, DC
07/28/15 Remarks at the National Archives to Commemorate the United Nations 70th Anniversary;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Washington, DC
07/16/15 Briefing With Israeli Journalists;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Via Teleconference
07/16/15 Briefing to the Press on the Iran Nuclear Deal;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Washington, DC
05/01/15 Fourth U.S.-Bangladesh Partnership Dialogue;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Dhaka, Bangladesh
04/27/15 Remarks at the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism Biennial Leadership Policy Conference;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Doubletree Hotel; Arlington, VA
02/27/15 Remarks on Northeast Asia;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Washington, DC
01/30/15 Remarks at the U.S. Embassy Tokyo;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; U.S. Embassy; Tokyo, Japan
01/29/15 Media Roundtable at U.S. Embassy Seoul;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; U.S. Embassy Seoul; Seoul, Korea,South

2014
10/23/14 Remarks at a Symposium on P5+1 Iran Nuclear Negotiations;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Center for Strategic and International Studies; Washington, DC
10/22/14 Remarks to 100,000 Strong in the Americas Grant Winners Breakfast Reception;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Lima, Peru
10/20/14 Remarks at the Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Santiago, Chile
09/16/14 Remarks on U.S. Policy in the Middle East;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Georgetown University; Washington, DC
06/20/14 Remarks on P5+1 Talks;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Vienna, Austria
06/03/14 U.S. Foreign Policy in Somalia;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; United States Institute of Peace; Washington, DC
05/17/14 Briefing From Paris, France;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Paris, France
02/22/14 Remarks on Iran;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Jerusalem
02/22/14 Roundtable With Journalists;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Jerusalem
02/04/14 Iran Policy and Negotiations Update;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Written Statement Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC

2013
12/12/13 Assessing the P5+1 Joint Plan of Action With Iran;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Written Statement Before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs; Washington, DC
12/04/13 Interview With Gwen Ifill on PBS NewsHour;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Washington, DC
10/03/13 Reversing Iran's Nuclear Program;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Written Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
06/27/13 Keynote Address at the Connect 2022 Ministerial;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Inter-American Development Bank; Washington, DC
06/04/13 Iran Sanctions: Ensuring Robust Enforcement, and Assessing Next Steps;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; Written Statement before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs; Washington, DC
05/26/13 Comments on the Bangladesh Garment Industry;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Dhaka, Bangladesh
05/24/13 Comments on India's Relations With Iran, Afghanistan, and the U.S.;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; New Delhi, India
05/24/13 Interview With Doordarshan News;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman; New Delhi, India
05/15/13 U.S. Policy Toward Iran;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Written Statement before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
05/09/13 South Africa's Freedom Day;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; The National Press Club; Washington, DC
05/07/13 U.S.-Liberia Partnership Dialogue Closing Remarks;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; United States Institute of Peace (USIP); Washington, DC
04/30/13 Remarks at the North American - SICA Security Dialogue; Washington, DC

2012
11/30/12 Press Availability With Kyrgyz Republic Media;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
11/26/12 Interview With Suhasini Haidar of CNN IBN;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Roosevelt House; New Delhi, India
04/02/12 Interview With NDTV;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Washington, DC
04/02/12 The United States and India: An Indispensable Partnership for the 21st Century;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; American Center; New Delhi, India
02/28/12 U.S. Policy and Engagement in the Americas;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Washington, DC

2011
12/06/11 Briefing on the Rollout of Virtual Embassy Tehran;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Washington, DC
12/01/11 U.S. Policy on Iran;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
11/22/11 Remarks After Meeting With South Korean First Vice Foreign Minister Park Suk-hwan;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; South Korean Foreign Ministry; Seoul, South Korea
10/13/11 Addressing Potential Threats from Iran: Administration Perspectives on Implementing New Economic Sanctions One Year Later;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Statement Before the Senate Banking Committee Hearing; Washington, DC
10/06/11 Inaugural Keynote Address at the America's Competitiveness Forum;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
09/22/11 Remarks at the Inaugural Meeting of the Governing Council of the Community of Democracies;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman; New York City
07/25/11 Strategy to Combat Transnational Organized Crime;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; The White House; Washington, DC
07/08/11 Press Availability Following Croatia Summit 2011;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Dubrovnik, Croatia
07/08/11 U.S.-EU Unfinished Business in the Balkans;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Croatia Summit 2011; Dubrovnik, Croatia
06/30/11 Remarks in Egypt;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Cairo, Egypt
06/27/11 Remarks Following Meeting With Tunisian Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Tunis, Tunisia
06/22/11 Remarks Honoring the National Endowment for Democracy's 2011 Democracy Award Recipients;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Rayburn House Office Building; Washington, DC
06/06/11 Remarks at the 41st OAS General Assembly;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; As Prepared for Delivery; San Salvador, El Salvador
05/24/11 Nominee for Deputy Secretary of State;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Statement before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
04/21/11 Human Rights Awards;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
03/17/11 American Strategy in a New Middle East;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Statement before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
02/24/11 Press Conference in Tunis, Tunisia;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Embassy Tunis; Tunis, Tunisia
02/22/11 Remarks to Egyptian Press;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Cairo, Egypt
02/21/11 Remarks at the Arab League, Cairo, Egypt;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Cairo, Egypt
02/17/11 Diplomacy, Religious Freedom and the Real World;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Arlington, VA
02/16/11 Remarks at the Launch of Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
02/10/11 Interview With Interfax of Russia;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Moscow, Russia

2010
12/10/10 Media Roundtable in Santiago, Chile;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Santiago, Chile
12/01/10 Implementing Tougher Sanctions on Iran: A Progress Report;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Statement before the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC
11/30/10 Remarks at American Academy of Diplomacy Awards Luncheon;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
09/30/10 Oman 2010: 40 Years Building the Future;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Introductory Remarks at the Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University; Washington, DC
09/21/10 Remarks to the Appeal of Conscience Foundation's 2010 Annual Awards Dinner;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Grand Ballroom, Waldorf Astoria; New York City
09/13/10 Interview With Interfax of Russia;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Moscow, Russia
09/09/10 Media Roundtable in Kyiv, Ukraine;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Kyiv, Ukraine,
09/09/10 The U.S.-Ukraine Relationship;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Media Roundtable ; Kyiv, Ukraine
07/21/10 Turn-Over of JEEP Start Laboratory;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Cotabato City State Polytechnic College; Cotabato City, Philippines
07/20/10 Press Availability Following Meeting With President Aquino;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Malacanang Palace; Manila, Philippines
07/16/10 A Renewed U.S.-Thai Alliance for the 21st Century;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Remarks and Q&A at Chulalongkorn University; Bangkok, Thailand
07/16/10 Press Statement at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Bangkok, Thailand
06/22/10 Iran Policy in the Aftermath of UN Sanctions;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Statement before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
06/09/10 UN Security Council Resolution 1929 on Iran;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Washington, DC
06/01/10 India's Rise and the Promise of U.S.-Indian Partnership;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Council on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
06/01/10 Question and Answer Session at the Council on Foreign Relations;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Q&A Following India's Rise and the Promise of U.S.-Indian Partnership Remarks; Washington, DC
04/14/10 The United States and Russia in a New Era: One Year After "Reset";  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Center for American Progress; Washington, DC
03/23/10  DipNote Blog: Addressing Urban Issues: An Important Element of International Engagement
02/17/10 Remarks on Middle East Peace Following Meeting With Syrian President Dr. Bashar al-Assad;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Damascus, Syria
02/16/10 Remarks on Middle East Peace;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Beirut, Lebanon

2009
12/11/09 Remarks at DEPLU Press Conference;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Borobudur Hotel; Jakarta, Indonesia
12/11/09 Press Conference at Vice President Boediono's Office ;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Jakarta, Indonesia
11/26/09 Remarks at Oxford University;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Oxford University, United Kingdom
11/18/09 A New Era in U.S.-Indian Partnership;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Remarks at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Event; Washington, DC
11/10/09 America and the Middle East in a New Era;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Remarks to the Middle East Institute; Washington, DC
10/16/09 U.S.-India Relations;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; New Delhi, India
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
09/18/09 U.S.-Azerbaijan Relations;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Georgetown University; Washington, DC
06/26/09 Remarks at Foreign Ministers Meeting;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Trieste, Italy
 Remarks Following Meeting With Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Foreign Minister Building; New Delhi, India
04/27/09 Remarks at Russia World Forum;  William J. Burns; Washington, DC