Daily Archives: July 26, 2018

Vanuatu National Day

On behalf of the United States of America, I extend my warmest congratulations to the people of Vanuatu in celebration of your National Day on July 30th.

The United States and Vanuatu enjoy a close friendship based on our shared …

Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Kazakhstan Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:

On July 25, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Kazakhstan Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov on the margins of the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom in Washington, D.C. Deputy Secretary …

Acute lack of funding threatens critical aid for Palestinians: UNRWA

Despite major fundraising efforts, The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), which is tasked with providing life-saving support to Palestinian refugees, is facing the largest ever reduction in funding in its history …

Summit of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders

More than 700 young leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa will be in Washington, D.C from July 30�August 1 for the State Department-sponsored Mandela Washington Fellowship Summit at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. The Mandela Washington Fellowship Summit fosters and builds relationships that …

Remarks at the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom

SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning, everyone, and thank you all for being here. It’s an honor for the State Department to host the first-ever Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom. This event truly reflects President Trump’s ironclad commitment to protecting this important …

The Sixth U.S.-Japan Cyber Dialogue

The sixth United States-Japan Cyber Dialogue was held in Washington, D.C. on July 26th. Through this dialogue, the United States and Japan affirmed the strength of our alliance partnership and our shared values, which remain the cornerstone of peace, prosperity, …