Ambassador Michael G. Kozak will lead the U.S. delegation to the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting (HDIM) of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), to be held in Warsaw, Poland, September 10-21, 2018.
As president of the UN Security Council, Ambassador Nikki Haley, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, chaired a Security Council briefing this morning on the situation in Idlib, Syria.
As Ambassador Haley stated on September 4, President Trump will host a UN Security Council meeting when he visits New York for the UN General Assembly at the end of September.
Under the Iraqi constitution, the right to peaceful protest and the duty to protect public and private property go hand in hand.
The United States condemns the Ortega government’s recent arbitrary detention of six prominent student members of the National Dialogue. These students are the latest example of the thousands of citizens who are peacefully and democratically protesting government actions, only to be harassed, detained, disappeared, or even killed.
Today Secretary Pompeo, jointly with Secretary Mattis, met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Secretary Pompeo conveyed the importance attached by President Trump to the deepening strategic partnership between the United States and India, and U.S. support for India’s role as a leading global power and regional security provider.
Ambassador Nikki Haley, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, chaired an emergency UN Security Council briefing this morning on the Use of Chemical Weapons in Salisbury, UK.
We, the leaders of France, Germany, the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, reiterate our outrage at the use of a chemical nerve agent, known as Novichok, in Salisbury on 4 March. We welcome the progress made in the investigation into the poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal, and take note of the attempted murder charges brought yesterday against two suspects.
The Department of State and the Government of Senegal today inaugurated a new regional counterterrorism training facility in Thiès, Senegal.
The United States is concerned about continued democratic backsliding in Maldives, particularly as the country prepares for a presidential election on September 23.