STEMMING THE SURGE OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION: President Donald J. Trump’s efforts to confront this crisis are delivering results.
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke recently with Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abd al-Mahdi. Secretary Pompeo condemned the recent violence in Iraq and noted that those who violated human rights should be held accountable.
The United States and Estonia are close Allies in NATO, share fundamental values of freedom, democracy and the rule of law, and work closely together to advance the security, prosperity, and stability of our shared Euro-Atlantic area and the wider world.
The United States, Poland, and the Republic of Korea convened the Warsaw Process cybersecurity working group in Seoul October 7 to 8. Nearly 50 delegations from around the world participated in the working group.
ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATOR BARSA: Good morning, everyone. My name is John Barsa. I'm the Assistant Administrator for USAID's Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean.
Melania and I wish all Jewish people a blessed Yom Kippur.
The Chinese government has instituted a highly repressive campaign against Uighurs, ethnic Kazakhs, Kyrgyz, and other members of Muslim minority groups in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region (Xinjiang) that includes mass detentions in internment camps; pervasive, high-tech surveillance; draconian controls on expressions of cultural and religious identities; and coercion of individuals to return from abroad to an often perilous fate in China.
Today, the Bureau of Industry and Security of the Department of Commerce announced that it will add 28 Chinese governmental and commercial organizations to the Entity List for engaging in or enabling activities contrary to the foreign policy interests of the United States.
Thank you, Mr. President. I appreciate the Secretary General’s engagement and the briefings from our three guests.
United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green and the Honorable Carlos Vecchio, the Ambassador of Venezuela to the United States, will sign a Development Objective Agreement on Tuesday, October 8. The signing of this bilateral agreement represents a key milestone between the two countries; it is the first step in formalizing USAID development support that will help the legitimate Government of Venezuela lead the country forward.