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December 1, 2008

Empowering Youth Against Violence: You're Invited

Facebook, Google, YouTube, MTV, Howcast, Columbia Law School, Access 360 Media and the U.S. Department of State are bringing leaders… more
December 1, 2008

Piracy Escalates Off Somali Coast

About the Author: Dr. Jun Bando serves as the Maritime Security Coordinator and U.S. Africa Command Liaison for the U.S.… more
December 1, 2008

Doha Conference Reviews Monterrey Consensus

About the Author: Brian H. Hook serves as Assistant Secretary of State for International Organizations Affairs. I’m making my first… more
November 28, 2008

Zimbabwe: Neighboring Countries Need To Increase Pressure on Mugabe

Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Jendayi E. Frazer shares her thoughts on the situation in Zimbabwe. ASSISTANT SECRETARY… more
November 28, 2008

How Should Zimbabwe's Neighbors Engage in the Process To Resolve the Crisis?

Zimbabwe's political situation remains critical, as its leaders have taken tentative first steps toward forming a unity government. The political… more
November 28, 2008

Thanksgiving Day Reflections From Mexico City

About the Author: Hadi K. Deeb serves as Vice Consul at the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City. We sat under… more
November 27, 2008

Happy Thanksgiving: Special Thanks to Americans Serving Overseas

As we gather with friends and family to celebrate the holidays, our thoughts turn to those serving overseas. In her… more
November 26, 2008

India Terror Attacks: Information Hotline

U.S. citizens concerned about the wellbeing of friends and family in India may call the following number for information: 1-888-407-4747 more
November 26, 2008

U.S. Citizens: Thailand Travel Alert

The U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Consular Affairs has issued a Travel Alert for Americans in Thailand or who… more
November 26, 2008

U.S. Policy Toward Afghanistan and Pakistan

Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Richard Boucher shares his thoughts on U.S. policy toward Afghanistan… more
November 25, 2008

Empowering Youth To Push Back Against Violence

Yesterday, Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs James K. Glassman spoke about efforts to empower youth to push… more