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February 26, 2013

First Stop: London

On Sunday night, John Kerry arrived in London to begin his first overseas visit as Secretary of State, and we… more
February 22, 2013

Improving Hygiene for Displaced Syrians

Basic personal hygiene is critical to help prevent the spread of illness and disease among displaced Syrians. After nearly two… more
February 14, 2013

TechWomen Collaborate, Code, and Connect in Jordan

Last week in Jordan, 50 women from Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, the Palestinian Territories, Tunisia, Yemen and the United States… more
February 13, 2013

President Obama Delivers the 2013 State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama delivered the State of the Union address in the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington,… more
February 10, 2013

Breaking Down the Numbers of the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Roughly 763,000 people have fled Syria -- 240,000 to Jordan -- and an estimated 2.5 million are displaced internally. Before… more
February 5, 2013

Taking the Lessons of Title IX Global -- On the Court and In Life

February 6 marks the 27th National Day of Women and Girls in Sports. We are taking the lessons of Title… more
January 28, 2013

Assistant Secretary Anne Richard Meets With Syrian Refugees

Assistant Secretary for Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard, along with Ambassador to Syria Robert Ford and USAID Assistant… more
January 25, 2013

Assisting Syrian Refugees in Turkey

U.S. Ambassador to Syria Robert Ford; Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne Richard; and U.S. Agency… more
January 25, 2013

Photo of the Week: Visiting the Islahiye Refugee Camp for Syrians

The photograph shows the delegation's visit to the Islahiye Refugee Camp for Syrians near the Syrian-Turkish border in Turkey on… more
January 22, 2013

Helping the Syrian People in Difficult Circumstances

I am pleased to announce that I'll be visiting the region this week with colleagues from the U.S. State Department… more