2015 Briefings and Remarks

12/30/15 Coalition Thank You Note -- Progress in Ramadi;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL Brett McGurk, Office of the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL; Washington, DC
12/28/15 On Recent Advances in Ramadi;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/18/15 Remarks at a Press Availability with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New York, NY
12/18/15 Remarks at the United Nations Security Council Meeting on Syria;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New York, NY
12/15/15 Adoption of the IAEA Board of Governors Resolution on Iran's Nuclear Program;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/15/15 Press Availability With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Kremlin; Moscow, Russia
12/05/15 Brookings Institution's 2015 Saban Forum Keynote Address;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Willard Hotel; Washington, DC
12/04/15 Background Briefing on ISIL and Oil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/03/15 Remarks at OSCE Ministerial Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Kombank Arena; Belgrade, Serbia
11/20/15 Coalition Efforts Against ISIL;  Special Presidential Envoy to the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL Brett McGurk, Office of the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
11/19/15 Remarks Following Briefing at the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Hart Senate Office Building; Washington, DC
11/18/15 Remarks at the 30th Overseas Security Advisory Council Annual Briefing;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
11/17/15 Remarks After His Meeting With French President Francois Hollande;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Elysee Paris, France
11/17/15 Remarks to the Staff and Families of U.S. Embassy, Paris;  Secretary of State John Kerry; U.S. Embassy; Paris, France
11/17/15 Roundtable With Print Journalists;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Chief of Mission's Residence; Paris, France
11/16/15 Remarks at a Lighting Ceremony;  Secretary of State John Kerry; U.S. Embassy; Paris, France
11/14/15 Press Availability with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Vienna, Austria
11/13/15 Press Availability with Tunisian Foreign Minister Taieb Baccouche;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Tunis, Tunisia
11/12/15 Remarks on the U.S. Strategy in Syria;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/23/15 Departure of Special Presidential Envoy John Allen and Appointment of Brett McGurk;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/15/15 Remarks to the 2015 Institute for Inclusive Security Forum;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Newseum; Washington, DC
10/14/15 Remarks at the 2015 Naval History Conference;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; U.S. Naval Academy; Annapolis, MD
10/13/15 Remarks to the Economic Club of New York;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; The Plaza Hotel; New York City
09/30/15 Remarks at a Meeting on International Peace and Security and Countering Terrorism;  Secretary of State John Kerry; United Nations; New York City, DC
09/29/15 Documenting ISIL's Antiquities Trafficking;  Deputy Assistant Secretary for Counter Threat Finance and Sanctions Andrew Keller, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; The Metropolitan Museum of Art; New York, NY
09/29/15 Endangered Patrimony of Iraq and Syria;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Metropolitan Museum of Art; New York City
09/27/15 Remarks With Turkish Foreign Minister Feridun Sinirlioglu At Global Counterterrorism Forum Ministerial;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New York Palace Hotel; New York City
09/16/15 Al-Qaida, the Islamic State, and the Future of the Global Jihadi Movement;  Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism Tina S. Kaidanow; Brookings Institution; Washington, DC
08/03/15 Press Availability With Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid Bin Mohammed al-Attiyah;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Doha, Qatar
07/28/15 Senior Administration Officials On Counter-ISIL Coalition Efforts; Via Teleconference
07/14/15 Remarks at the Center for American Progress;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Washington, DC
06/03/15 Remarks at Brookings-Doha U.S. Islamic World Forum;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Doha, Qatar
06/02/15 Press Availability With Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Quai d'Orsay; Paris, France
06/01/15 Background Briefing on the June 2 Paris Counter-ISIL Coalition Small Group Ministerial; Via Teleconference
05/28/15 Interview With CBS News;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Washington, DC
05/20/15 Background Briefing on Iraq; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/17/15 Remarks at the East Asia Summit Symposium;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Singapore
03/18/15 Inaugural Meeting of the Coalition Stabilization Working Group;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Berlin, Germany
03/16/15 ISIL's Abuses Against Women and Girls in Iraq and Syria;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Swiss Ambassador's Residence; Washington, DC
03/16/15 Stabilizing Iraqi Territories;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Prime Minister's Guest House; Baghdad, Iraq
03/11/15 The President's Request for Authorization to Use Force Against ISIS: Military and Diplomatic Efforts;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Opening Remarks Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
03/06/15 ISIL's Destruction of Historical Heritage and Archeological Treasures;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/02/15 Remarks at the Atlantic Council;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Washington, DC
02/25/15 Opening Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Washington, DC
02/11/15 Seizing the Post-ISIL Opportunity for Democracy and Inclusion;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Middle East Research Institute; Erbil, Iraq
02/11/15 Support for Authorization for Use of Military Force;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/10/15 The Death of Kayla Jean Mueller;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/08/15 Remarks at the Munich Security Conference Panel Discussion;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Bayerischer Hof Hotel; Munich, Germany
02/03/15 The Death of Jordanian First Lieutenant al-Kasasbeh;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/31/15 ISIL Murder of Japanese Journalist Kenji Goto;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/24/15 ISIL Murder of Japanese Hostage Haruna Yukawa;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/22/15 Joint Press Availability with UK Foreign Secretary Hammond and Iraqi Prime Minister Abadi;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Foreign and Commonwealth Office; London, United Kingdom
01/22/15 Remarks With U.K. Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond Before the Counter-ISIL Coalition Small Group Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Lancaster House; London, United Kingdom
01/21/15 Background Briefing on Secretary Kerry's Upcoming Travel to London and Davos; Via Teleconference
01/16/15 General John R. Allen's Remarks to the Press at U.S. Embassy Baghdad;  Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition To Counter ISIL John Allen; Baghdad, Iraq