Special Envoy for Sudan and South Sudan: Press Releases


2017
01/17/17 Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield Travels to South Sudan and Ethiopia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/13/17 Background Briefing on Sudan; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
01/13/17 On Progress in Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
01/13/17 United States Lifting Select Sanctions on Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/01/17 Sudan's National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

2016
12/27/16 Sudan Issues New Humanitarian Directives;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
12/16/16 Sudan: Closing Political Space and Media Crackdown;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
12/05/16 Increased Violence and Atrocities in Equatoria, South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
09/22/16 Update on Efforts to Implement the 2015 Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in South Sudan;  Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Donald Booth; New York, NY
09/20/16 The United States Welcomes Cooperation With Sudan on Counterterrorism;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
09/14/16 The Sentry's Report on Corruption in South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
09/10/16 Concerns Regarding Intimidation of Civil Society Members in South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
08/31/16 Child Soldiers - South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
08/28/16 Special Envoy Booth To Travel to Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/22/16 U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/12/16 Concerns Regarding Detention of Darfuris by Government of Sudan Authorities;  Director Elizabeth Trudeau, Office of Press Relations; Washington, DC
07/30/16 United States Condemns Continued Fighting in South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
07/17/16 United States Reassures Support to South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
07/10/16 South Sudan: United States Demands an Immediate End to Fighting in South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
07/09/16 South Sudan: Outbreak of Fighting in Juba;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
06/10/16 United States Supports Full Implementation of the Peace Agreement in South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
04/29/16 Joint Statement on South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/16 South Sudan's Prospects for Peace and Security;  Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Donald Booth; House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations; Washington, DC
04/27/16 United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the People of South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/24/16 South Sudan: Failure of Government of South Sudan and Opposition to Form TGNU;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
04/22/16 Joint Statement on South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/11/16 South Sudan: U.S. Condemns Recent Attacks by SPLA;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/09/16 Sudan: U.S. Expresses Serious Concern Regarding Darfur Referendum;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
04/08/16 Joint Statement Encouraging Sudanese Parties To Agree on the AUHIP Roadmap; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/31/16 Remarks in Honor of 2016 International Women of Courage Awardee from Sudan Ms. Awadeya Mahmoud;  Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Donald Booth; United States Institute of Peace; Washington, DC
02/18/16 Statement of the High-Level Meeting of the JMEC Partners Group on South Sudan; Nairobi, Kenya
02/18/16 Sudan: United States Calls for End of Violence in Jebel Marra, Darfur;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
02/09/16 South Sudan, Africa, and the Challenge of Peacemaking;  Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Donald Booth; Chatham House; London, United Kingdom
01/22/16 Joint Troika Statement Urging the South Sudanese Parties To Form the Transitional Government; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/21/16 United States Welcomes the Appointment of Deputy JMEC Chair to Support South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2015
12/22/15 United States Welcomes South Sudanese Leaders Commitment to Peace Agreement;  Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
12/10/15 Independent South Sudan: A Failure of Leadership;  Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Donald Booth; Testimony before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
11/25/15 Joint Statement on the South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/06/15 Video Message from Ambassador Booth for Road to Peace and Democracy Conference;  Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan Donald Booth; Washington, DC
10/08/15 Secretary Kerry's Meeting with South Sudanese Leaders; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/30/15 Release of the Report of the AU Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
09/29/15 Sudan Revolutionary Front's Commitment to a Cessation of Hostilities;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
09/22/15 U.S. Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the People of South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/01/15 South Sudan: United States Calls for Adherence to the Cease-fire;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Mark C. Toner; Washington, DC
08/14/15 Ambassador David Saperstein's Visit to Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/09/15 Statement on the South Sudan Conflict on the 4th Anniversary of its Independence;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
06/16/15 U.S. Pledges Additional Humanitarian Assistance for People Affected by the South Sudan Crisis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/14/15 Travel of Sudanese President Bashir to South Africa;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
06/02/15 Condemning Expulsion From South Sudan of UN Deputy Special Representative;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
05/20/15 Condemning Escalating Violence in South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/12/15 South Sudan: New Reports of Fighting in Northern State of Unity; Acting Deputy Department Spokesperson Jeff Rathke, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/08/15 U.S. Condemns Violence in Sudan; Acting Deputy Department Spokesperson Jeff Rathke, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/15 South Sudan: United States Provides Support for Justice and Accountability; Acting Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/20/15 Joint Statement on Elections in Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/08/15 Joint Statement on the National Dialogue in Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/28/15  DipNote: On the Ground in South Sudan: Delivering Humanitarian and Food Assistance Against The Odds
03/24/15 Joint Statement on the National Dialogue in Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/06/15 South Sudan: Leaders Fail to Meet Deadline for Peace Deal;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/02/15 Secretary Kerry on South Sudan Negotiations;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/28/15 Readout of DRL Deputy Assistant Secretary Feldstein Trip to Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/09/15 U.S. Pledges Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the South Sudan Crisis; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/06/15 Joint Troika Statement on South Sudan's Leaders' Failure to Achieve Peace Agreement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/27/15 U.S. Condemns Bombings of Civilian Hospital in Sudan's Southern Kordofan;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
01/23/15 Joint Statement on South Sudan Peace Negotiations; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2014
12/23/14 Joint Statement on Peace Talks in Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/06/14 Attack Against Aid Workers in Maban County, Upper Nile State, South Sudan;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/05/14 Remarks With South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
07/25/14 Threat of Famine Looms in South Sudan;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/21/14 South Sudanese Rebels Attack the Northern Town of Nasir;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/26/14 Meriam Ibrahim Ishag Released on Bail;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/23/14 U.S. Welcomes Court Ruling to Free Meriam Yahya Ibrahim Ishag;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/10/14 Joint Statement on National Dialogue in Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/09/14 Counselor Shannon and Special Envoy Booth To Attend IGAD Summit on South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/20/14 U.S. Pledges Additional Humanitarian Assistance to South Sudan; Washington, DC
05/15/14 U.S. Deeply Disturbed by Court Ruling in Sudan Apostasy Case;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/09/14 U.S. Welcomes Agreement between President Kiir and Machar;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/06/14 Background Briefing on South Sudan; Via Teleconference
05/02/14 Meeting With Staff of Embassy Juba;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Embassy Juba; Juba, South Sudan
04/17/14 U.S. Condemns Attacks in South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/10/14 Meeting With South Sudanese Minister Awan Riak; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/26/14 U.S. Concern about Sharp Escalation of Violence and Insecurity in Darfur;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/25/14 Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the People of South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/10/14 Ambassador Booth Travels to Ethiopia in Support of South Sudan Peace Process; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/08/14 U.S. Concern About Escalation of Violence and Insecurity in Darfur;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
02/28/14  Daily Press Briefing - February 28, 2014
02/08/14 U.S. Concern About Violations of Cessation of Hostilities in South Sudan;  Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki; Washington, DC
01/23/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 23 (South Sudan)
01/23/14 Signing of the Cessation of Hostilities between the Government of South Sudan and the Opposition Forces;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/22/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 22 (South Sudan)
01/09/14 The Situation in South Sudan;  Assistant Secretary Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Bureau of African Affairs; U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
01/07/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 7 (South Sudan)
01/05/14 Remarks at Solo Press Availability (South Sudan);  Secretary of State John Kerry; David Citadel Hotel; Jerusalem
01/04/14 Beginning of Direct Talks on South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/03/14 Additional Humanitarian Assistance for South Sudan; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/03/14  Daily Press Briefing - January 3 (South Sudan)
01/03/14 Drawdown of Diplomatic Personnel at the U.S. Embassy in Juba, South Sudan;  Deputy Department Spokesperson Marie Harf, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/01/14 On the Occasion of the Republic of Sudan's National Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC