Press Releases: February 2011

02/28/11 Advisory Committee on Historical Diplomatic Documentation Notice of Meeting; Washington, DC
02/28/11 Ambassador Marc Grossman Travels to London, Jeddah, Kabul, Islamabad and Brussels; Washington, DC
02/28/11 Assistant Secretary Eric P. Schwartz Traveling to Ecuador and Colombia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/28/11 Assistant Secretary Rose E. Gottemoeller to Speak at the U.S. Naval Academy; Washington, DC
02/28/11 Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael Posner to Visit Jordan; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/28/11 Humanitarian Assistance for Libya; Washington, DC
02/28/11 Interview With Kim Ghattas of British Broadcasting Corporation;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Geneva, Switzerland
02/28/11 Remarks At the Conference on Disarmament;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Geneva, Switzerland
02/28/11 Remarks at the Human Rights Council;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Geneva, Switzerland
02/28/11 Statement On the Occasion of St. David's Day in Wales;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/28/11 Travel of Assistant Secretary Philip H. Gordon to Bulgaria, Greece, and Slovakia; Washington, DC
02/27/11 Briefing on Plane Before Departure for Geneva, Switzerland;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Andrews Air Force Base; Washington, DC
02/26/11 Efforts to Assist U.S. Citizens in Libya;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/26/11 Holding the Qadhafi Government Accountable;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Dominican Republic Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/25/11 ICTY Convicts Former Serbian Official in 1999 Kosovo Conflict;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Ken Griffey Jr. Leads Off Sports Diplomacy Effort in the Philippines; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Launch of CivilianResponseCorps.gov; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Pathways Access Initiative (PAI) in Peru for U.S. Businesses and Women Entrepreneurs; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Secretary Clinton Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day with Events the Week of March 7-11; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Special Session of the Human Rights Council on the Situation in Libya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Suspension of United States Embassy Operations in Libya;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/25/11 U.S. Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission Working Groups to Meet in Moscow; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/25/11 U.S.-Japan Dialogue to Promote Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Job Creation; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs María Otero to Travel to Nigeria February 28 to March 3; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/25/11 Women's Technology Delegation Travels to Liberia and Sierra Leone; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/24/11 Department of State's Designation of The Sect of Revolutionaries; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/24/11 Remarks With Timor-Leste Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/24/11 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's Travel to Geneva;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/24/11 Unauthorized News Media Travel in Libya; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Algeria - Lifting of Emergency Law;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Conversations with America Stabilization and Conflict Prevention: Diplomacy in the 21st Century; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Conviction of Congolese Military Officers Accused of Mass Rapes;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Departments of the Treasury and State Announce Designations for Human Rights Abuses in Iran; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Deteriorating Human Rights Situation in Iran;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Historically Black Colleges and Universities Foreign Policy Briefing; Washington, DC
02/23/11 One Year Commemoration of Orlando Zapata Tamayo's Death;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Proceedings of "The American Experience in Southeast Asia, 1946-1975" Now Available Online; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/23/11 Social Media Dialogue with Dr. Ahmed Ghanim of Egypt's Masrawy.com;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/23/11 The United States Government Provides Grant to Help Increase and Strengthen Access to Justice in Afghanistan; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/23/11 United States and India Convene Joint Task Force to Reduce Climate-Damaging Chemicals; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/22/11 "Global Innovation through Science and Technology" Initiative Promoting Technology Commercialization; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Assistant Secretary Feltman's Travel to Gulf Countries; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Brunei Darussalam Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Embassy Baghdad Appoints Coordinator on Minority Issues; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Estonian National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Pirate Attack on the S/V QUEST;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Remarks With Latvian Foreign Minister Girts Valdis Kristovskis;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Remarks on Foreign Policy to Students and Professors from Historically Black Colleges and Universities; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Secretary Clinton to Participate in an Online Dialogue with Egyptian Youth Hosted by Egyptian Online Portal Masrawy.com; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Travel to Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Albania, and Bosnia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/22/11 Uganda's Elections;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/21/11 Background Briefing on Diplomatic Immunity; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
02/21/11 Remarks at the Arab League, Cairo, Egypt;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Cairo, Egypt
02/21/11 Situation in Libya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/20/11 Implementation of Kenya's New Constitution;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/20/11 Secretary Clinton's Call With Foreign Minister of Saudi Arabia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/20/11 Situation in Libya;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/18/11 Briefing on the United Nations Security Council Vote;  U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Susan E. Rice, U.S. Mission to the United Nations; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
02/18/11 Conversations with America - Internet Freedom; Washington, DC
02/18/11 Day of the Women of the Americas;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/18/11 Interview With Christiane Amanpour of ABC's This Week;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; New York, NY
02/18/11 Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between the United States and the Madison County Tennessee Department of Community Corrections; Washington, DC
02/18/11 Remarks at the Launch of the Asia Society's Series of Richard C. Holbrooke Memorial Addresses;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; New York, NY
02/18/11 U.S. Delegation to the 55th Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Assistant Secretary Campbell's Travel to New Zealand and Australia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Conversations With America: International Disability Rights; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Kosovo's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Proposed Changes to Regulation of Women's Shelters In Afghanistan;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Reception Honoring the National Council of International Visitors During its 50th Anniversary Year;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Remarks With General James E. Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Capitol Building; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Remarks With Georgian Foreign Minister Grigol Vashadze Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/17/11 St. Lucia Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Swearing-In Ceremony for Special Representative for Global Partnerships Kris Balderston;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Venezuela: Student Hunger Strikes (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/16/11 Ambassador Melanne S. Verveer Travel to Brazil; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/16/11 Remarks at the Launch of Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
02/16/11 Special Advisor Tomicah Tillemann to Brief on the First Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/16/11 U.S. Department of State and the National Basketball Association Tip-off 2011 Sports Program with First Joint Trip to India; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/15/11 Internet Freedom; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/15/11 Internet Rights and Wrongs: Choices & Challenges in a Networked World;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; George Washington University; Washington, DC
02/15/11 Joint Statement Following the Third Session of the United States-Ukraine Strategic Partnership Commission; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/15/11 Live Worldwide Webchat on Internet Freedom; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/15/11 Recent Protests;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/15/11 Secretary Clinton To Deliver Remarks at the First Ever Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society on February 16; Washington, DC
02/15/11 Third Meeting of the U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Partnership Commission and Signing of a Cooperative Plan on Combating Human Trafficking in Ukraine;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Thomas Jefferson Room; Washington, DC
02/15/11 U.S. Department of State, Jazz at Lincoln Center Announce 2011-2012 Lineup of The Rhythm Road: American Music Abroad; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Assistant Secretary Eric P. Schwartz Traveling to Liberia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Interview With Abderrahim Foukara of Al Jazeera;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Interview With Michel Ghandour of Al Hurra;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Lithuania's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Meeting of the Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Remarks After Meeting with House Speaker John Boehner;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Capitol Hill; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Secretary Clinton to Open the U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Partnership Commission Meeting on February 15; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/14/11 Serbia's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/14/11 The Department's 2012 Budget Request;  Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources Thomas Nides; Washington, DC
02/14/11 United States Department of State Holds Forum on Expanding Relationships in China for State and Local Governments; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/13/11 Anniversary of Former Lebanese Prime Minister Hariri's Assassination;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/13/11 Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr. Travels to Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/13/11 Protests in Algeria;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/12/11 Call for Release of Tal Al-Mallouhi;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/12/11 Postponement of the U.S. - Afghan - Pakistan Trilateral Meeting;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/12/11 Under Secretary Burns Travel to Jordan; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/11/11 Secretary Clinton Celebrates 50 Years of Citizen Diplomacy at Reception Honoring the National Council of International Visitors; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/11/11 Secretary Clinton to Deliver Major Remarks on Internet Freedom on February 15 at GWU; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/11/11 Secretary Clinton to Deliver Remarks on Afghanistan and Pakistan at the Asia Society in NYC on February 18; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/11/11 U.S. Contributes $125 Million to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/11/11 U.S. Department of Transportation Joins U.S. Civilian Response Corps;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/10/11 Letter of Agreement Signed Between United States and Honduras for CARSI Funds; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/10/11 Loss of Locally Employed Staff Member Khairy Ramadan Aly in Cairo;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/10/11 Remarks With Panamanian Vice President and Foreign Minister Juan Carlos Varela Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/09/11 Conference Call To Discuss Egypt; Deputy Chief of Staff for Secretary of State Clinton Jake Sullivan; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
02/09/11 Media Interview Requests: Email Address Change; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/09/11 Office of the Coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization Releases 2010 Year in Review; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/09/11 Religious Violence in Indonesia;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/09/11 Safety Information for American Students Traveling Abroad; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/08/11 Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez Traveling to Brazil; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/08/11 Assistant Secretary Valenzuela to Travel to El Salvador; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/08/11 Joint Statement by the Witnesses of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/08/11 Travel of Under Secretary of State William J. Burns to Russia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/08/11 U.S. Department of State Announces New Season of Sports Baseball Diplomats; Washington, DC
02/07/11 Assistant Secretary Ann Stock and Deputy Assistant Secretary Alina Romanowski Travel to Indonesia and Malaysia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/07/11 Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs Shapiro Travels to India; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/07/11 Congratulating Sudan on the Results of the Southern Sudan Referendum;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/07/11 U.S. Department of State Hosts Tech@State: Open Source; Washington, DC
02/07/11 U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) To Host Forum; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/07/11 Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero to Travel to India, Bhutan, and Nepal February 8-14, 2011; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/07/11 United States Dedicates New Embassy Compound in Lusaka, Zambia; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/06/11 Egypt; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/06/11 Interview With Greta van Susteren of FOX News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Charles Hotel; Munich, Germany
02/05/11 New START Treaty Entry Into Force; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/05/11 The Role of the Nuclear Risk Reduction Centers; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/04/11 Charging of Alan Gross;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/04/11 Conversations With America - U.S. Efforts To Combat Human Trafficking; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/04/11 New Zealand Waitangi Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/04/11 Situation on the Thailand-Cambodia Border;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/04/11 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs to Travel to Japan, Republic of Korea and Kyrgyzstan; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/04/11 U.S. Department of State Honors Samat Panov of Kazakhstan as State Alumni Member of the Month; Washington, DC
02/03/11 Department of State Recruits U.S. Officers for Iraq Police Development Program; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/03/11 INL Assistant Secretary Brownfield Travel; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/03/11 Travel of Assistant Secretary Rose E. Gottemoeller; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/03/11 U.S. Ambassador Phillip Carter to Brief on Cote d'Ivoire; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/03/11 Win a $10,000 Prize in the Sustainable Housing Challenge!; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/02/11 Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez Traveling to Miami; Washington, DC
02/02/11 Egypt: Attacks on Demonstrators and Journalists;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/02/11 Inaugural Global Chiefs of Mission Conference;  Counselor Cheryl Mills; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
02/02/11 Lunar New Year 2011;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/02/11 Remarks at the Global Chiefs of Mission Conference Luncheon;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
02/02/11 Secretary Clinton's Call to Egyptian Vice President Omar Soliman; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/02/11 Sri Lanka's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
02/02/11 Status of U.S. Citizen Evacuations from Egypt; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/01/11 2011 Fulbright Enrichment Seminars Will Focus on 'Greening of the Planet' Seminars Planned for Nine U.S. Cities Starting February 3, 2011; Washington, DC
02/01/11 Egypt: Travel of Former Ambassador Frank Wisner; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/01/11 New Interagency Initiatives To Combat Trafficking in Persons;  Ambassador-at-Large Luis CdeBaca, Office To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons; Washington, DC
02/01/11 Ordered Departure Declared for Egypt;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/01/11 Release of the 2010 Annual Adoption Report; Washington, DC
02/01/11 Secretary Clinton Convenes the Inaugural Global Chiefs of Mission Conference in Washington D.C.; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/01/11 Secretary Clinton to Travel to the Munich Security Conference;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
02/01/11 Status of U.S. Citizen Evacuations from Egypt; Washington, DC
02/01/11 Travel of Ambassador Melanne Verveer to the Democratic Republic of the Congo; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC