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Statement by Heather Nauert – Volcanic Eruption in Guatemala

The United States will assist the families affected by Guatemala's Fuego volcano eruption and sends condolences to the loved ones of those who perished as a result of this terrible natural disaster.

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Remarks by Vice President Pence at Organization of American States Reception

THE VICE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you, Deputy Secretary Sullivan. To Secretary General Almagro, Ambassador Trujillo, and to all the great representatives of freedom-loving nations across the New World: On behalf of the First Family, my wife and I say, welcome to the White House. (Applause.)

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Readout of Secretary Mattis’ Meeting With Indian Prime Minister Modi

On June 2, Secretary Mattis met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the International Institute for Strategic Studies' 17th Asia Security Summit, also known as the Shangri-La Dialogue, in Singapore.


Remarks by Secretary Mattis at Plenary Session of the 2018 Shangri-La Dialogue

JOHN CHIPMAN: Ministers, members of houses of parliament, delegates, welcome to the opening plenary of the 17th IISS Shangri-La Dialogue. We have a very full program before us this morning, and so I'm delighted to be able to open at this time.


Fact Sheet: USAID Response to the Ebola Outbreak

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has contributed $8 million dollars to support the joint Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and World Health Organization (WHO) Strategic Response Plan to the outbreak (currently budgeted at $56.7 million).

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Statement by Secretary Pompeo – LGBTI Pride Month

The United States joins people around the world in celebrating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex (LGBTI) Pride Month, and reaffirms its commitment to protecting and defending the human rights of all, including LGBTI persons.

Secretary of State Pompeo to Lead U.S. Delegation to the Organization of American States General Assembly

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will lead the U.S. delegation to the 48th Regular Session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS), the Western Hemisphere’s oldest and most respected multilateral organization, to be held in Washington, D.C. June 3-5.

Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Call With President Emmanuel Macron of France

President Donald J. Trump spoke yesterday with President Emmanuel Macron of France. Both leaders discussed the migration problem in Libya, and timelines to solve it.

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Ambassador Haley Delivers Remarks Before Voting on Two Draft UN Security Council Resolutions on Gaza

Ambassador Nikki Haley, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, delivered an explanation of vote this afternoon on two draft UN Security Council resolutions on the situation in Gaza.

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Remarks at a Press Availability

SECRETARY POMPEO: Good afternoon, everyone. As you know, in addition to my meeting with Vice Chairman Kim Yong-chol, we have teams in Singapore and at the DMZ working with their North Korean counterparts to prepare for President Trump and Chairman Kim’s expected summit in Singapore. Through these series of meetings, I am confident we are moving in the right direction.

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