Burma

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July 8, 2013

Energy’s Vital Role in Burma’s Future

I recently returned from Burma, a fast-changing and stunningly beautiful country, where I attended the 2013 World Economic Forum on… more
March 13, 2013

Why South Asia Matters

Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake Jr. outlines why South Asia is such a critical component of U.S. foreign policy, focusing… more
March 7, 2013

Burmese Media Delegation Observes U.S. Free and Independent Press

Mr. Thiha Saw sits at a table in the Washington Post boardroom, listening attentively about the role of the newspaper… more
December 26, 2012

In Bhutan, Conserving the Natural Environment and Biodiversity

The Second Asian Ministerial Conference on Tiger Conservation held in Thimphu, Bhutan October 20-24, hosted by the Royal Government of… more
September 28, 2012

Making This Century a Century of Democracies

As leaders from around the world gathered in New York this week for the United Nations General Assembly, strengthening democracy… more
September 21, 2012

Photo of the Week: Secretary Clinton Meets With Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

Our Photo of the Week comes to us from the Secretary's official photographer, Michael Gross, and shows U.S. Secretary of… more
September 2, 2012

Basketball Envoys Make First-Ever Visit to Burma

On a rain-soaked Sunday afternoon in Rangoon, a crowd of eager basketball fans braved the weather to come out and… more
July 30, 2012

The "American Brand" -- A Symbol of Quality and Innovation

Last year, the United States exported an all-time record of $2.1 trillion in goods and services -- a strong testimony… more
May 24, 2012

The 2011 Human Rights Reports: Recording a Year of Transition

Since 1977, the State Department has produced the annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. Congress mandated these reports to… more
May 3, 2012

Speaking Out on World Press Freedom Day

Hundred of journalists, bloggers, activists and officials from every corner of the globe have descended on Tunis to honor UNESCO… more
May 1, 2012

President Obama and Secretary Clinton Host Prime Minister Noda of Japan

President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton hosted Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda of Japan in Washington, D.C.… more

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