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March 5, 2013

'Qahwa' in Saudi Arabia

As Secretary Kerry landed in Riyadh to begin the Gulf leg of his journey, he was invited by Foreign Minister… more
March 5, 2013

Secretary Kerry Underscores U.S. Support for the Egyptian People

On Saturday, March 2, Secretary of State John Kerry departed Turkey for Egypt, where this past weekend he met with… more
March 3, 2013

From the Ground in Syria: Delivering Flour to Aleppo

Another truck filled with USAID-donated flour will arrive, and the whole process will be played out again. USAID is providing… more
March 1, 2013

In Rome, Secretary Kerry Announces Nonlethal Assistance to Syria

Stop four of Secretary Kerry's Europe trip landed him in Rome and culminated with an announcement of $60 million in… 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 4, 2013

Afghan Music Students Begin U.S. Tour

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Winter Academy Gala Concert of the Afghanistan National Institute of Music… more
January 30, 2013

Syrians Transition to Safety in Jordan

On January 27 and 28, 2013, Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Anne C. Richard, and USAID… more