Category: US Department of State

Secretary Blinken’s Call with Bahraini Foreign Minister

Washington, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with the Bahraini Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid al-Zayani.  Secretary Blinken and the Foreign Minister discussed Bahrain’s historic opening…

US State Department: G7?Foreign Ministers on Tigray, Ethiopia

Washington, DC (STL.News) The text of the following statement was released by the G7 foreign ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States of America and the High Representative of the European Union. We, the G7…

Secretary Blinken’s Call with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kuleba

Washington, DC (STL.News) The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke by phone with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba.  The Secretary affirmed the United States’ unwavering support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity in…

US State Department’s Renewal of 2021-2022 Charter

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Department of State has renewed the Charter of the Advisory Committee for the Study of Eastern Europe and the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union.  The Advisory Committee was established under the authority of 22 U.S.C….

US Special Envoy Lenderking’s Trip to Saudi Arabia & Oman

Washington, DC (STL.News) U.S. Special Envoy for Yemen Tim Lenderking returned on March 31 from travel to Saudi Arabia and Oman, where he held productive meetings with Omani, Saudi, and Yemeni senior leaders in coordination with UN Special Envoy for Yemen…

US State Department: Webinar on Holocaust Education

Washington, DC (STL.News) Teachers and community educators from 32 countries gathered virtually March 18 for the U.S. Department of State’s second in a series of international webinars on Holocaust education.  The session, entitled “Trans-Atlantic Dialogues II: Teaching the Holocaust in Challenging…

US State Department: Foreign Relations of US, 1961–1963

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Department of State announces the release of the newly digitized microfiche supplement to Foreign Relations of the United States, 1961–1963, Volumes X, XI, XII, American Republics; Cuba 1961–1962; Cuban Missile Crisis and Aftermath. From 1993 to 1998,…

US Support for Doreen Bogdan-Martin as ITU Secretary General

Washington, DC (STL.News) Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the following statement: I am pleased to announce U.S. support for the candidacy of Doreen Bogdan-Martin to become the next Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).  Ms. Bogdan-Martin is a deeply…

US State Department: Rewards for Information on Ayyash

Washington, DC (STL.News) The U.S. Department of State’s Rewards for Justice program is offering a reward of up to $10 million for information leading to the location or identification of Salim Jamil Ayyash, a senior operative in the assassination unit of…

US State Department: Houthis Attack, Yemenis Suffer

Washington, DC (STL.News) Press Statement by Ned Price, Department Spokesperson: The United States again joins the international community in strongly condemning the attacks against Saudi Arabia that struck an oil facility in Jizan.  The attack comes days after the Kingdom of…

US State Department To Facilitate WAJO Exercise

Washington, DC (STL.News) The Department of State Antiterrorism Assistance Program (ATA) plans to facilitate the first-ever West Africa Joint Operations (WAJO) regional exercise in late March 2021, designed to connect counterterrorism investigators with their judicial counterparts in three nations. Participating nations…

US State Department: Terrorist Attack in Mozambique

Washington, DC (STL.News) Press Statement by Ned Price, Department Spokesperson: The United States strongly condemns the terrorist attacks and violence against civilians in Cabo Delgado province in northern Mozambique. The attacks show a complete disregard for the local population, which has…