Press Releases: August 2011

08/31/11 A Unified Security Budget for the United States;  Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources Thomas Nides; Center for American Progress; Washington, DC
08/31/11 Announcement of Interim Charge d'Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Khartoum, Sudan; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 Background Briefing on Secretary Clinton's Trip to Paris; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 China: Criminal Procedure Law (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 Conversation with TIME's Richard Stengel to Mark "Beyond 9/11: Portraits of Resilience"; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 Member of the Knesset Dr. Einat Wilf's Visit to Washington (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 Rhythm Road Visit to Burma (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 U.S. Calls for Cessation of Southern Kordofan Bombings; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 U.S. Department of State And mtvU Announce Fulbright-mtvU Fellowship Winners; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/31/11 Vietnam's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/30/11 60th Anniversary of the U.S.-Philippines Mutual Defense Treaty; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/30/11 China: Sentencing of Tibetan Monk (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/30/11 Coordination Meeting of the U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan to Eliminate Racial and Ethnic Discrimination and Promote Equality; Washington, DC
08/30/11 P-5 Meeting in Geneva; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/30/11 The Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) Exclusion from Foreign Terrorist Organization List (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/30/11 U.S. Department of State Announces The Rhythm Road: American Music Abroad's 2011 Fall Tour Schedule; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/29/11 Assistant Secretary Johnnie Carson Travels to West Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/29/11 Malaysia's Hari Merdeka;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/29/11 Republic of Trinidad and Tobago's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/29/11 Secretary Clinton's Travel to Paris; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/26/11 Attack on the United Nations in Nigeria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/26/11 Final Environmental Impact Statement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/26/11 Firebombing at Casino Royale in Monterrey, Mexico;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/26/11 Keystone XL Final Environmental Impact Statement Released; Public Meetings Set; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/26/11 Libya: Securing Stockpiles Promotes Security; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/26/11 Proposed Keystone XL Project Final Environmental Impact Statement and Details on the Upcoming Public Meetings;  Assistant Secretary Kerri-Ann Jones, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
08/26/11 Travel of Assistant Secretary Rose E. Gottemoeller to Geneva, Switzerland; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/26/11 U.S. Department of State Sends NBA and WNBA Legends to Africa as Sports Diplomats; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/25/11 Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr. Travels to Sri Lanka; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/25/11 Background Briefing on UN Sanctions Committee Actions on Libyan Assets; Via Teleconference
08/25/11 Istanbul Meetings; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/25/11 Moldova's National Day; Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
08/25/11 Statement on Libya;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/25/11 Syria: Attack on Ali Farzat and Persecution of Activists; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/25/11 Two-Week Cease-fire in Sudan; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/25/11 Unfreezing Assets to Meet the Critical Humanitarian Needs of the Libyan People; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/24/11 Passing of New Democratic Party Leader Jack Layton; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/23/11 State Department: Earthquake Damage (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/23/11 The Human Rights Council's Special Session on Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/23/11 Ukraine's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/22/11 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs Travels to Guatemala to Discuss Intercountry Adoption; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/21/11 Sentencing of Shane Bauer and Joshua Fattal;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/20/11 20th Anniversary of Estonian Independence;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/20/11 Joint Statement by the Quartet on Attacks in Southern Israel; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/19/11 Attack on British Council in Kabul;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/19/11 Bombing in Pakistan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/19/11 Commemoration of World Humanitarian Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/19/11 The Passing of Ambassador Jerome Shestack;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/18/11 Afghanistan's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/18/11 Bus Attack in Southern Israel;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/18/11 Department of State Assistance to Pakistan (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/18/11 On the Occasion of Hungary's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/18/11 Remarks on the Situation in Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
08/18/11 Reports on Peru Halting Coca Eradication (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/18/11 The State Department Releases "Country Reports on Terrorism 2010"; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/18/11 U.S. Emergency Flood Assistance to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (D.P.R.K.); Washington, DC
08/17/11 Egypt: Postponement of EXERCISE BRIGHT STAR (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/11 Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between the U.S. Department of State and Webb County Sheriff's Office; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/11 Sale of Oil and Gas to Syria (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/11 Special Tribunal for Lebanon (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/11 State Department Information Technology "Rising Stars" Awarded; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/11 Travel Restrictions Placed on Syrian Ambassador (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/11 A Conversation with Secretaries Hillary Clinton and Leon Panetta;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; National Defense University; Washington, DC
08/16/11 Designation of Army of Islam Leader Mumtaz Dughmush; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/11 Designation of Haqqani Network Commander Sangeen Zadran; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/11 Gabonese Republic's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/16/11 Joint Statement by the Quartet; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/11 Republic of Indonesia's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/16/11 Tonga: Deputy Secretary Nides' Meeting with the King of Tonga (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/15/11 Travel of Ambassador Melanne S. Verveer to Mexico; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/11 Deputy Secretary's Travel to Mexico August 15-17; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/11 Egypt: Departure of USAID Mission Director (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/11 Fulbright Foreign Students and Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistants to Attend Orientation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/11 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program Orientation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/11 Pakistan's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/12/11 Recent Meeting Between Ambassador Ford and Foreign Minister Mouallem (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/11 Republic of Korea's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/12/11 Republic of the Congo National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/12/11 U.S. Diplomats Travel in Pakistan (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/11 U.S. Efforts Toward Middle East Peace (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/11 UPDATED: National Defense University to Host "Clinton-Panetta Conversation"; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/11/11 India's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/11/11 Interview With Scott Pelley of CBS Evening News;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/11/11 Korea: Reunion of Korean-Americans with Family in D.P.R.K. (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/11/11 Liechtenstein's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/11/11 New Sanctions Against Belarus; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/11/11 Office of International Religious Freedom Funds Middle East Media Research Institute Project; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/11/11 R.O.K.: DS Burns Meeting with R.O.K. Amb. Chun Yung-woo (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/11/11 Remarks on the Food Crisis in the Horn of Africa;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; International Food Policy Research Institute; Washington, DC
08/11/11 U.S. Department of State Announces International Sports Exchange for Athletes with Disabilities; Washington, DC
08/11/11 U.S. Department of State to Launch New Fellowship Program for Community Leaders; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/11 Libyan Embassy: Status of Bank Accounts (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/11 Office of International Religious Freedom Provides Holocaust Education Grant to Centropa; Washington, DC
08/10/11 Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Receives Award from the Haiti Jewish Refugee Legacy Project; Washington, DC
08/10/11 Sri Lankan Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/11 U.S. Minor Citizen Missing in Egypt (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/11 U.S. Response to Humanitarian Crisis in the Horn of Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/10/11 Vietnam: Conviction of Blogger Pham Minh Hoang (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/09/11 David Hale's Contact with Palestinian Negotiator Saeb Erekat (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/09/11 Housing Construction in East Jerusalem (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/09/11 Jerusalem-born U.S. Passport Holders (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/09/11 Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr. and Japanese Youth Lead Initial International Sports Exchange with Japan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/09/11 Secretary Clinton To Deliver Remarks on the Humanitarian Crisis in the Horn of Africa on August 11; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/09/11 The First U.S.-Japan International Sports Exchange;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
08/08/11 Contact with President Abdallah Saleh (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/08/11 D.P.R.K.: Divided Families (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/08/11 Ecuador's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/08/11 Jovenes en Accion Completion Ceremony; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/08/11 Republic of Singapore National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/08/11 U.S. Senior Advisor on Darfur Travels to Geneva, London; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/05/11 Assistant Secretary Kurt Campbell's Travel to Australia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/05/11 Bolivia's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/05/11 Jamaica's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/05/11 Remarks With Brunei Darussalam Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade II Pehin Dato Lim Jock Seng Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
08/05/11 Secretary Clinton, Cal Ripken, Jr. To Make Sports Diplomacy Announcement Tuesday; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/05/11 Security for the Libyan Embassy (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/05/11 The Deaths of Four UN Peacekeepers in Abyei;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/05/11 The Democratic People's Republic of Korea: Flood Assistance (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/04/11 Interview With Christiane Amanpour of ABC's This Week;  Ambassador Robert S. Ford, Syria; As-Aired; Washington, DC
08/04/11 Preventing Mass Atrocities and Serious Human Rights Violations;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/04/11 U.S. Department of State Welcomes the First Group of Youth Ambassadors from Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/03/11 Remarks With Chilean Foreign Minister Alfredo Moreno Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
08/02/11 "Ask Alan," a New Way to Engage with Iranians; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/02/11 Background Briefing on Somalia and Delivery of Humanitarian Assistance;  Senior Department Official, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/02/11 Church Bombing in Kirkuk, Iraq; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/02/11 Meeting With Syrian Activists;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/02/11 On the Record Briefing: U.S. Representative to the Transitional National Council Chris Stevens on Libya; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
08/02/11 U.S.-India State-to-State Engagement Begins in New Delhi; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/01/11 Continuing Violence in Syria;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/01/11 Department of State Honors Nguyen Van Anh as State Alumni Member of the Month; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/01/11 On the Occasion of the Beginning of Ramadan;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/01/11 Remarks at Swearing-In Ceremony for Ambassador to China Gary Locke;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC