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December 26, 2013

Iraqi Soccer Visitors: Leveling the Playing Field to Empower Women

Even after a long flight and jet lag, 11 female, Iraqi athletes and three coaches arrived to the United States… more
December 2, 2013

Mine-Detection Dogs Sniff Out Hidden Hazards in Southern Iraq

Even under ideal conditions, clearing landmines and other unexploded ordnance is dangerous and difficult work -- and the challenging security… more
November 30, 2013

State Department Officials Meet With Press Freedom Awardees

On November 21, I had the distinct privilege of welcoming journalists Janet Hinostroza of Ecuador and Nedim Sener of Turkey… more
November 28, 2013

Giving Thanks for Progress in the Fight Against Global Hunger

This Thursday, many of us will gather around tables piled high with turkey, sweet potatoes and pumpkin pie. More importantly,… more
November 26, 2013

Preparing Syrians for a Harsh Winter

The crisis in Syria continues to escalate and 9.3 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance -- more than… more
November 26, 2013

Secretary Kerry’s Video Message on the Geneva Talks With Iran

The P5+1 has been engaged in serious and substantive negotiations with Iran with the goal of reaching a verifiable diplomatic… more
November 24, 2013

First Step Understandings Regarding Iran's Nuclear Program

The P5+1 -- the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Russia, and China, facilitated by the European Union -- has… more