Daily Archives: September 27, 2018

Erdogan begins German visit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Berlin on Thursday for his first state visit to Germany as president.

Senior German officials welcomed the president and the first lady Emine Erdogan at the military section of Berlin’s Tegel Airport.

Key …

Joint Statement on Syria

The text of the following statement on Syria was released by the Governments of Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America.

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We, the Foreign Ministers of Egypt, …

Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:?

On September 26, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie on the margins of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Deputy Secretary Sullivan …

Yemen government ends cooperation with UN rights mission

Yemen’s government on Thursday announced it will end its cooperation with a UN human rights mission, accusing investigators of bias after a report on alleged war crimes.

The government came under fire last month after UN experts highlighted deadly air …

Israel should end policies that imperil peace: Macron

Israel should abandon policies that undermine the possibility of a peace agreement, French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday.

Addressing the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, Macron stressed the importance of resuming Israeli-Palestine peace talks, adding there is no …

Briefing on Syria Meeting and U.S. Strategy

MR PALLADINO: All right, thank you all for coming. We are honored to have with us today Ambassador Jim Jeffrey, our special representative for Syria. Ambassador Jeffrey will speak a little bit about the Syria small group meeting that took …