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U.S. Department of State Press Releases

652 Press Releases
  • Published on November 4, 2022 - 20:23 GMT

    Secretary Antony J. Blinken and Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi Before Their Meeting

    FOREIGN MINISTER HAYASHI:  So first of all, I’m really glad to see you again here, Tony.  And let us use this opportunity to confirm the way forward to further strengthen our alliance.  And we must do this in light of the increasingly serious security …

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  • Published on November 4, 2022 - 20:22 GMT

    Secretary Antony J. Blinken And Kenyan Foreign Minister Dr. Alfred Nganga Mutua Before Their Meeting

    SECRETARY BLINKEN:  Well, hello, everyone, and it’s a real pleasure to be with Foreign Minister Mutua – our first opportunity to meet because you’re very new on the job, but hitting the ground running.  And I have to say we are truly grateful for the …

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  • Published on November 4, 2022 - 18:22 GMT

    Terezin Declaration Conference

    Hello, everyone.  Let me begin by thanking the Czech government, both for hosting the first Terezin conference in 2009, and convening today’s event to measure our progress against the commitments made by 47 governments, including the United States, in the …

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  • Published on November 4, 2022 - 16:18 GMT

    Designation of Haitian Senate President, Joseph Lambert, for Involvement in Significant Corruption and a Gross Violation of Human ...

    I am designating President of the Haitian Senate, Joseph Lambert, for his involvement in significant corruption and a gross violation of human rights. Senate President Lambert abused his public position by participating in corrupt activity that undermined …

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  • Published on November 3, 2022 - 21:14 GMT

    Shooting of Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

    The United States strongly condemns the shooting of former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan and others at a political rally.  We wish Imran Khan and all others who were injured a quick and thorough recovery, and we offer our condolences to the family of …

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  • Published on November 3, 2022 - 18:54 GMT

    Remarks at a U.S.-German Futures Forum Moderated Discussion with German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock

    MR ZAMPERONI:  So impressions from day one, a lot of thoughts, a lot of talking, a lot of thinking going on in these hours yesterday and today.  And to delve right into it, welcome please Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Foreign Minister Annalena …

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  • Published on November 3, 2022 - 18:54 GMT

    Designation of Sanctions Evasion Network

    The United States is designating a sanctions evasion network providing support to Hizballah and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Qods Force.  This network has facilitated the sale of hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of oil for these …

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  • Published on November 3, 2022 - 16:35 GMT

    Tonga National Day

    On behalf of the people and Government of the United States of America, I offer congratulations to the people of the Kingdom of Tonga as you commemorate the anniversary of the adoption of your nation’s constitution on November 4, 1875. Tonga and the United …

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  • Published on November 3, 2022 - 05:17 GMT

    Dominica National Day

    On behalf of the people and the Government of the United States of America, I warmly congratulate the people of Dominica as you celebrate your 44th year of independence on November 3. Our shared commitment to democracy and a secure and prosperous Caribbean …

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  • Published on November 3, 2022 - 05:17 GMT

    Panama National Day

    On behalf of the Government of the United States, I congratulate Panama on its 119th National Day. Friendship and partnership are the pillars of the relations between Panama and the United States, founded on respect for democratic principles that shape …

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  • Published on November 2, 2022 - 23:32 GMT

    On the African Union-led Peace Talks

    We welcome the momentous step taken in Pretoria today to advance the African Union’s campaign to “silence the guns” with the signing of a cessation of hostilities between the Government of Ethiopia and the Tigray People’s Liberation Front. We commend the …

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  • Published on November 2, 2022 - 18:56 GMT

    Poland’s Announcement on Westinghouse Nuclear Technology Selection

    We welcome the decision by the Government of Poland to select Westinghouse as its technology partner for the construction of three U.S.-designed nuclear reactors. This agreement will ensure a decades-long strategic energy partnership between the United …

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  • Published on November 2, 2022 - 14:46 GMT

    Federated States of Micronesia Independence Day

    On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I congratulate the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) on the 36th anniversary of your independence on November 3. Since the beginning of our bilateral ties, the FSM and the United States have …

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  • Published on November 2, 2022 - 01:14 GMT

    U.S.-UAE Signing of the Partnership for Accelerating Clean Energy

    The United States and the United Arab Emirates have signed in Abu Dhabi a major new clean energy framework – the “Partnership for Accelerating Clean Energy” (PACE).  This memorandum of understanding is an important step forward in our joint efforts to …

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  • Published on November 1, 2022 - 14:37 GMT

    Antigua and Barbuda National Day

    I would like to extend my congratulations to the government and people of Antigua and Barbuda on their 41st year of independence. We thank Antigua and Barbuda for its close cooperation with the United States on regional security issues, to include …

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  • Published on October 30, 2022 - 02:12 GMT

    Suspension of the Black Sea Grain Initiative

    The United States regrets Russia’s suspension of its participation in the operations of the U.N.-brokered Black Sea Grain Initiative.  We urge all parties to keep this essential, life-saving Initiative functioning. The Black Sea Grain Initiative has …

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  • Published on October 29, 2022 - 05:21 GMT

    Turkish National Day

    On behalf of the United States of America, I congratulate the people of Turkey on the anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Turkey 99 years ago. The relationship between Turkey and the United States is vital and grounded in the deep cultural and …

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  • Published on October 29, 2022 - 00:11 GMT

    Secretary Antony J. Blinken and Canadian Foreign Minister Mélanie Joly At a Conversation with Rising Leaders

    (Via interpreter.) MS ST VICTOR: (In progress) call you Mélanie?  Actually, we know each other quite well, Madam Minister.  It’s a pleasure to see you where you’re from here, and Mr. Secretary Blinken, it’s an honor to have you here in Montreal and to be …

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  • Published on October 28, 2022 - 21:36 GMT

    Secretary Antony J. Blinken and ICAO President Salvatore Sciacchitano After Their Meeting

    PRESIDENT SCIACCHITANO:  Thank you very much again, Mr. Secretary of State, for your visit.  We wish to welcome you very much.  And I will go over to you for any address you want to do the press. SECRETARY BLINKEN:  Thank you so much, Mr. President.  Thank …

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  • Published on October 28, 2022 - 19:41 GMT

    Secretary Antony J. Blinken and Canadian Foreign Minister Mélanie Joly at a Tour of Lithion Recycling

    FOREIGN MINISTER JOLY:  Donc – thank you so much to you, Yves, to Christian, Stefon, who invested in your company and, also, I – there were great folks from Rosine to Maxime.  And I was saying to him in French – and I know you understand, but it’s for your …

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