Press Releases: July 2009

07/31/09 Remarks With Chief of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of the Swiss Federation Micheline Calmy-Rey;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/31/09 Remarks With Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/31/09 Statement on the Passing of Filipino President Corazon Aquino;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/30/09 Remarks With Luxembourg Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean Asselborn Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/29/09 Press Briefing by Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard C. Holbrooke; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/29/09 Remarks With British Foreign Secretary David Miliband;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/29/09 Remarks at U.S.-Slovenia Signing Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/29/09 Slovenia: Bilateral Extradition and Mutual Legal Assistance Agreements; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/29/09 Special Briefing by Ian Kelly;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Closing Remarks for U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Bureau of Public Affairs; Eisenhower Executive Office Building; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Honduras: Diplomatic Visa Revocations (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Joint Press Availability With Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Eisenhower Executive Office Building; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Joint Press Release on the First Round of the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Memorandum of Understanding on Enhancing Cooperation on Climate Change, Energy and the Environment; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Peruvian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Remarks at Dinner Hosted by the U.S.-China Business Council and National Committee on U.S.-China Relations;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ritz-Carlton Hotel; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Revocation of Diplomatic Visas ;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Signing Ceremony for the U.S.-China Memorandum of Understanding to Enhance Cooperation in Climate Change, Energy, and the Environment;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Special Press Briefing on Upcoming Secretary of State Travel to Africa; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/28/09 Strategic Track Discussion Session II;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/28/09 U.S.-Canada Joint Expedition to Survey the Extended Continental Shelf in the Arctic; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/27/09 A New Strategic and Economic Dialogue with China;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Op-Ed; The Wall Street Journal
07/27/09 Briefing on the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue;  Director of the Office of China Affairs David Shear, Bureau of Public Affairs; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
07/27/09 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's Travel to Africa;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/27/09 Special Background Briefing on U.S. - China Strategic and Economic Dialogue; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/27/09 U.S. Department of State Hosts Career Networking Event in Washington, DC; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/27/09 U.S. Department of State and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts to Present Hip-Hop Artists; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/26/09 Interview With David Gregory of Meet the Press;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/25/09 Deadline Today for Press Credentialing for Joint U.S.-China Closing Statements and Press Conference; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/25/09 Strategic and Economic Dialogue Press Schedule; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/24/09 Direct Budget Assistance to the Palestinian Authority; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/24/09 Georgia: European Union Monitoring Mission (Taken Question);  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/24/09 Press Conference With Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Via Digital Video Conference; Washington, DC
07/24/09 Remarks With Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/23/09 Interview With James Rosen of Fox News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Phuket, Thailand
07/23/09 Joint Press Statement of the U.S.-Lower Mekong Ministerial Meeting; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/23/09 Protecting Civil Aviation from MANPADS Attacks: New Milestone Reached; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/23/09 Remarks With Pakistani Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sheraton Grande Laguna Hotel; Phuket, Thailand
07/23/09 Remarks With Thai Foreign Minister Kasit Piromya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Phuket, Thailand
07/23/09 Remarks With U.S. Ambassador to Thailand Eric John;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Conrad Hotel; Bangkok, Thailand
07/23/09 Remarks at the ASEAN Regional Forum ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sheraton Grande Laguna; Laguna Phuket, Thailand
07/23/09 U.S. Collaboration with the Lower Mekong Countries on the Environment, Health and Education; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/23/09 U.S. Department of State Surpasses Target of 75,000 Trained Peacekeepers by 2010; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/22/09 Background Briefing In Advance of U.S. - China Strategic and Economic Dialogue; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/22/09 Delivery of U.S. Assistance to Aid Pakistan's Crisis Response; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/22/09 Interview With Michele Kelemen of NPR;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Bangkok, Thailand
07/22/09 Press Availability at the ASEAN Summit;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sheraton Grande Laguna; Laguna Phuket, Thailand
07/22/09 Public Meeting Regarding the U.S. Model Bilateral Investment Treaty Review; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/22/09 Remarks From the Signing Ceremony of the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation Accession ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Sheraton Grande Laguna; Laguna Phuket, Thailand
07/22/09 Townterview Hosted by Suttichai Yoon and Veenarat Laohapakakul of World Beat;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Phya Thai Palace; Bangkok, Thailand
07/22/09 U.S. and Canada to Conduct 2nd Joint Survey of the Extended Continental Shelf in the Arctic; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/22/09 U.S. - European Union Joint Declaration on the Boundaries of the Abyei Area; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/22/09 United States Accedes to the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia ; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/22/09 Venezuela: Opposition Group Meetings in Washington (Taken Question);  Deputy Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/21/09 Interview With Martha Raddatz of ABC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; As Aired on Good Morning America; New Delhi, India
07/21/09 Remarks With Thai Deputy Prime Minister Korbsak Sabhavasu;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Government, House; Bangkok, Thailand
07/20/09 Colombian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/20/09 New Passport Agency to Meet Travel Needs of American Citizens; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
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 Reward Offers for Top Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas Leaders; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/20/09 Town Hall at Delhi University;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Delhi University; New Delhi, India
07/20/09 U.S. - India Agreements and Achievements; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/20/09 U.S. - India Joint Statement; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/19/09 Helicopter Crash in Iraq; Acting Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/19/09 Interview With NDTV (India);  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; ITC Green Center; Gurgaon, India
07/19/09 Negotiations in Costa Rica;  Deputy Department Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
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 Deadline Today for Press Credentialing for U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue ; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/17/09 Encourage Pakistan as it Confronts Extremism;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Op-Ed; The Times of India
07/17/09 Foreign Press Center Briefing by Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs Philip J. Crowley ; Foreign Press Center Briefing Room; Washington, DC
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
07/17/09 Letter to Commissioner General Jose H. Villarreal for the USA Pavilion Groundbreaking Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Shanghai, China
07/17/09 Tragic Attacks in Indonesia;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/16/09 1718 Committee Designations; Acting Spokesman Robert Wood, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/16/09 Actions Taken by the United Nations Security Council 1718 Sanctions Committee to Implement Resolution 1874; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/16/09 On-the-Record Briefing - Remarks to the Press by State Department Spokesman Ian Kelly; Washington, DC
07/16/09 Remarks With Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/16/09 Remarks With Mexican Secretary of Foreign Relations Patricia Espinosa Cantellano and Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon After the North American Trilateral Ministerial Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
07/16/09 Remarks With Mexican Secretary of Foreign Relations Patricia Espinosa Cantellano and Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon Before Their Trilateral Ministerial Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Afghanistan: President Karzai Pardons Convicted Drug Traffickers (Taken Question);  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Background Briefing On North Korea; Bureau of Public Affairs; Background Briefing by Two Senior Administration Officials; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Background Briefing on North Korea; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Foreign Policy Speech at the Council on Foreign Relations; Bureau of Public Affairs; Background Briefing by Two Senior Administration Officials; 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
07/15/09 Department of State Welcomes South Asian Seeds of Peace Participants; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Foreign Policy Address at the Council on Foreign Relations;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Foreign Policy Address at the Council on Foreign Relations - Question-and-Answer Session;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Plane Crash in Iran;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Remarks With Chadian Foreign Minister Moussa Faki Mahamat Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Russia: Killing of Human Rights Activist Natalya Estemirova;  Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/15/09 Secretary Clinton to Host Trilateral Meeting; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/14/09 Cuba Migration Talks; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/14/09 Cuba Migration Talks;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly; Washington, DC
07/14/09 Remarks With Dutch Foreign Minister Maxime Verhagen Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/14/09 Remarks With Latvian Foreign Minister Maris Riekstins Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/14/09 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's Travel to India and Thailand;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/14/09 Situation in Abyei, Sudan;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/14/09 South Asian Seeds of Peace Participants Visit Department of State; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/14/09 Special Press Briefing on Upcoming Secretary of State Travel to India and Thailand; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/13/09 50th Anniversary of the St. Lawrence Seaway; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/13/09 Department of State Partners with NBA to Reach Out To Youth Overseas Through Basketball; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/13/09 Meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/13/09 Signing Ceremony for the Intergovernmental Agreement on the Nabucco Pipeline;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/13/09 Town Hall on the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review at the U.S. Agency for International Development;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/13/09 U.S. -China Strategic and Economic Dialogue to be Held July 27-28, 2009 in Washington, D.C.; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/11/09 U.S. and Japan Moving Forward on U.S. Force Realignment; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/10/09 Bahamas Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/10/09 Conversation between Assistant Secretary Shannon and President Chávez (Taken Question); Washington, DC
07/10/09 North Korea: Visit of University of Georgia Professor (Taken Question); Washington, DC
07/10/09 Office of the Historian, Bureau of Public Affairs Release of Foreign Relations, 1969-1976, Volume E-10, Documents on the American Republics, 1969-1972; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/10/09 Remarks With European Commissioner for External Relations and European Neighborhood Policy Benita Ferrero-Waldner Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/10/09 Secretary Clinton To Deliver a Major Foreign Policy Address; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/10/09 Special Press Briefing on Diplomacy and Development Strategy; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/10/09 The Department of State's Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review; Washington, DC
07/10/09 Town Hall on the Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review at the Department of State;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
07/10/09 U.S. Commissioner General to World Expo Shanghai 2010, Jose H. Villarreal, Signs Expo Participation Agreement in Shanghai; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/09/09 Argentine Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/09/09 Secretary Clinton Hosts State Department Town Hall to Discuss Diplomacy and Development Review; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/09/09 Spirit of Soccer Wins Beyond Sport Award for Mine Risk Education Program ; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/09/09 U.S. Commitment to Development; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/09/09 U.S. Special Envoy Gration to Travel to Sudan; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/09/09 United States Marks International Small Arms Destruction Day; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/08/09 Air Shunt Instruments, Inc. Settles Proposed Charges Involving Violations of the Arms Export Control Act and International Traffic in Arms Regulations; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/08/09 Background Briefing on Interagency Delegation Meetings in China and Malaysia; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/08/09 Background Briefing on Interagency Delegation Meetings in China and Malaysia; Washington, DC
07/08/09 New 8th Edition of "To Walk the Earth in Safety" Shows Continued United States Progress in Clearing Landmines and Destroying Conventional Weapons; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/08/09 U.S. Department of State and mtvU Announce Fulbright-mtvU Fellowship Winners; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/07/09 Interview With Leopoldo Castillo of Globovision;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/07/09 Remarks at the Top of the Daily Press Briefing ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/07/09 U.S. Assistance to Honduras (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/06/09 Joint Statement by Special Envoy for Middle East Peace George Mitchell and Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/06/09 U.S. Department of State Deploys Quick Reaction Force to Tanzania; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/06/09 U.S. - Japan Investment Initiative 2009 Report; Washington, DC
07/05/09 Background Briefing on the Organization of American States Decision on Honduras; Background Briefing via teleconference; Washington, DC
07/03/09 Appointment of Yukiya Amano as the Next IAEA Director General;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/02/09 50th Anniversary of Charles Darwin Foundation and Galapagos National Park; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/02/09 Designation of Kata'ib Hizballah as a Foreign Terrorist Organization; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/02/09 Secretary Clinton's 4th of July Video Message to Posts Worldwide; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/02/09 Secretary Clinton's Meeting with Bolivian Foreign Minister David Choquehuanca;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/02/09 U.S. Delivers Police Vehicles to the Lebanese Internal Security Forces; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/01/09 Background Briefing on the Situation in Honduras; Teleconference Background Briefing by Two Senior Department Officials; Washington, DC
07/01/09 Canada Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/01/09 Jose H. Villarreal Named as U.S. Commissioner General to the 2010 World Exposition, Shanghai, China; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
07/01/09 Remarks At Swearing-in Ceremony of the Honorable Daniel Rooney as U.S. Ambassador to Ireland;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/01/09 Remarks With Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Remarks prior to meeting; Washington, DC
07/01/09 Remarks to the Press;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly; Washington, DC
07/01/09 Special Briefing by Farah Pandith, Special Representative to Muslim Communities;  Farah Anwar Pandith; Special Representative to Muslim Communities; Washington, DC
07/01/09 Taken Question: U.S. Assistance to Honduras; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC