Press Releases: January 2013

01/31/13 Presidential Memorandum on Promoting Gender Equality and Empowering Women and Girls Globally;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/31/13 Remarks at Reception Honoring the Department of State's Public/Private Partnerships;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
01/31/13 Remarks on American Leadership at the Council on Foreign Relations;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/31/13 Secretary Clinton Announces Up to $86.5 Million in New Public-Private Partnerships; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/31/13 Secretary Clinton To Give Farewell Remarks to State Department Employees; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/31/13 TechWomen Gather in Jordan To Collaborate, Code, and Connect; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/31/13 Truth Commission on the AMIA Bombing (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/31/13 U.S. Department of State and mtvU Announce Artists to Help Nominate Candidates for 2013-2014 Fulbright-mtvU Fellowship; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/30/13 Afghan National Institute of Music Ensembles Visit the United States; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/30/13 Remarks With Mexican Foreign Secretary Jose Antonio Meade Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; The Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/30/13 Remarks at Final Town Hall Meeting With Department of State Personnel;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
01/30/13 Remarks at Signing of the Declaration of Learning;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
01/30/13 Secretary Clinton To Announce Launch of Up to $86.5 Million in Public-Private Partnerships; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/13 First-Ever Softball Sports Diplomacy Program Sends Olympians to Nicaragua to Empower Women and Girls through Sports; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/13 International Humanitarian Pledging Conference for Syria; Washington, DC
01/29/13 Interview With Andrea Mitchell of NBC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/29/13 Interview With Cynthia McFadden of ABC;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/29/13 Interview With Elise Labott and Jill Dougherty of CNN;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/29/13 Interview With Greta Van Susteren of FoxNews;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/29/13 Interview With Michele Kelemen of NPR;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/29/13 Republic of Nauru's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/29/13 Secretary Clinton Holds a Global Townterview;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Newseum; Washington, DC
01/29/13 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Holds "Global Townterview"; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/29/13 The Death of Ambassador Max M. Kampelman;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/29/13 The U.S. Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Syrian Crisis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/28/13 Meeting Of the Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/28/13 Remarks at the Announcement of the Open Book Project;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
01/28/13 Rock/Blues Music Group The Clinton Curtis Band to Tour the Caribbean,Central and South America; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/28/13 Secretary Clinton and Leaders from Thirteen Organizations Sign "Declaration of Learning" on Historic Treaty of Paris Desk; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/28/13 The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Sponsors the Liberia National Police Mobile Training Teams Project; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/28/13 U.S. Department of State Announce Full-Court Press to Empower Women and Girls through Sports; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/28/13 UPDATE: Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton To Hold Global Town Hall; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/28/13 West African Cybersecurity and Cybercrime Workshop; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/27/13 International Holocaust Remembrance Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/25/13 Assistant Secretary for Conflict and Stabilization Operations Travels to Brussels and London; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/25/13 Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Don Yamamoto To Lead United States Delegation to the AU Summit; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/25/13 Richmond, Virginia Police Study Tour for Lebanese Internal Security Forces; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/25/13 Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis Travels to Paris; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/25/13 U.S. Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the Syria Crisis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/25/13 UPDATE: Secretary Clinton To Host the Announcement of the Open Book Project; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/13 Department of State Marks United Nations International Day of Commemoration for Victims of the Holocaust (Shoah); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/13 Designation Of DPRK Entities Pursuant To Executive Order 13382 In Response To UN Security Council Resolution 2087; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/13 India Republic Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/24/13 Remarks Introducing Nominee for Secretary of State, Senator John Kerry at His Senate Foreign Relations Committee Confirmation Hearing;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Hart Office Building; Washington, DC
01/24/13 Remarks at Launch of the 100,000 Strong Foundation;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
01/24/13 Terrorist Designation of Ahmed Abdullah Saleh al-Khazmari al-Zahrani; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/13 Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats Travels to India; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/13 Australia's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/23/13 Secretary Clinton To Deliver Remarks at 100,000 Strong Foundation Event; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/23/13 Testimony to the House Foreign Affairs Committee;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Opening Remarks Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC
01/23/13 Testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Opening Remarks Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
01/23/13 United States Condemns Attack on Worshippers in Iraq; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/13 Bahrain Announces Dialogue; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/13 Conviction and Death Sentence at Bangladesh International Crimes Tribunal; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/13 Implementation of Agreements Long Overdue; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/13 State On Demand Wins PR News Award; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/13 U.S. Department of State Launches First Empowering Women and Girls through Sports Program of 2013; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/13 U.S. Government Delegation to Travel to Turkey and Jordan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/21/13 Passing of Inez McCormack;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/21/13 Terrorist Attack in Algeria; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/18/13 Remarks With Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
01/18/13 U.S. Economic Delegation Travels to Mexico; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/17/13 Nomination of Poverty Point State Historic Site to UNESCO World Heritage List; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/17/13 Protestors Disrupt Embassy Event with Ambassador Wharton (Taken Question); Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/17/13 Remarks With President of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/17/13 Secretary Clinton and Former Secretary James A. Baker, III to Host the Launch of the U.S. Diplomacy Center; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/17/13 Secretary Clinton to Deliver Remarks on American Leadership at the Council on Foreign Relations; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/17/13 Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud's Visit to Washington, DC; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/17/13 The United States and United Kingdom Joint Statement on the Global Positioning System; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/16/13 Attack on the University of Aleppo; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/16/13 Background Briefing on Africa; Washington, DC
01/16/13 Disappearance of Lao Civil Society Leader Sombath Somphone;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/16/13 Enhancement of State Department Rewards Programs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/16/13 Holocaust-Era Looted Art;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/16/13 Remarks on the Visit of Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and the Situation in Mali;  Assistant Secretary Johnnie Carson, Bureau of African Affairs; Washington, DC
01/16/13 Travel of the Delegation Led by Special Representative Davies to Seoul, Beijing, and Tokyo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/15/13 Remarks at the U.S.-Liberia Partnership Dialogue Signing Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/15/13 U.S. Secretary of State Clinton and Liberian President Sirleaf Meet for Partnership Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/14/13 Assistant Secretary of State Carson To Reflect on Four Years of U.S.-Africa Partnership and the Challenges That Lie Ahead for Africa; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/14/13 Assistant Secretary of State for Conflict and Stabilization Operations Travels to Honduras; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/14/13 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to Kyrgyzstan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/14/13 United States Hosts the G8 Roma-Lyon Group on Counterterrorism and Counter-crime; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/11/13 Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Michael Posner Travels to Haiti; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/11/13 Notice of Meetings: Advisory Committee on Historical Diplomatic Documentation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/11/13 U.S. Department of State Encourages Recruitment to the Foreign Service Through Video; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/13 Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Robert O. Blake Jr. To Travel to Turkmenistan, Kyrgyz Republic, and Germany; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/13 Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta S. Jacobson Travels to Spain, the United Kingdom, and Belgium; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/10/13 U.S. Response to the Syria Humanitarian Crisis in 2012; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/09/13 Assistant Secretary Campbell Travel to the Republic of Korea and Japan January 14 - 17, 2013; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/09/13 Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration Assistant Secretary Anne C. Richard Travels to Miami, Florida; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/09/13 Secretary Clinton Attends a Flag Ceremony for Ambassador Dan Rooney;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Diplomatic Reception Rooms; Washington, DC
01/09/13 U.S. Government Assistance to Syria; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/09/13 Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights María Otero To Travel to Chile, Peru and Uruguay; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/08/13 Rewards for Justice - Reward Offers in USAID Murders Case; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/08/13 Terrorist Designations of Abdelbasit Alhaj Alhassan Haj Hamad and Mohamed Makawi Ibrahim Mohamed; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/08/13 U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne S. Verveer To Co-Host Inaugural International Forum on Women, Information and Communication Technologies, and Development; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/07/13 Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Philip H. Gordon will travel to the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and Ireland January 7-11, 2013.; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/07/13 Sixth Meeting of the U.S.-Chile Environmental Affairs Council and Fourth Meeting of the U.S.-Chile Joint Commission for Environmental Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/06/13 Assad's Speech; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/04/13 U.S. Department of State Announces Basketball Sports Visitor Program with Youth from Burma; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/03/13 Burma Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/03/13 Joint Statement by Secretary Clinton, Norwegian Foreign Minister Eide, and United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Hague; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/03/13 United States to Chair Counter-Piracy Contact Group in 2013; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/02/13 Statement; Washington, DC