RSSLatest News: Arms Control

Iran Nuclear Agreement: The Administration’s Case

So under the terms of this agreement, Iran has agreed to remove 98 percent of its stockpile of enriched […]

Secretary Kerry’s Remarks at the Council on Foreign Relations on Iran

The fact is that if we don’t accept this agreement, if we don’t keep with this agreement and put […]

Secretary John Kerry’s Testimony on Iran Nuclear Agreement

“The choice we face is between an agreement that will ensure Iran’s nuclear program is limited, rigorously scrutinized, and […]

Human Rights News

U.S. Condemns Terrorist Attack on Palestinian Village of Douma in Strongest Possible Terms

Terrorist Attack in Palestinian Village Press Statement Mark C. Toner Deputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC July 31, 2015     […]

Secretary’s Remarks at the 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report Ceremony

Secretary Kerry at the TIP Report Ceremony

We want to bring to the public’s attention the full nature and scope of a $150 billion illicit trafficking industry.

Under Secretary Sewall on the 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report

The report provides a narrative for each country that describes its scope of human trafficking, and it assesses the […]

Development & Humanitarian Aid

CJCS Dempsey: UN Peacekeeping Missions Serve to Advance Collective Security of all UN Members

Today, peacekeepers are being asked to shoulder more responsibility in combat zones than at any time in history. Peacekeeping […]

U.S. Statement on Goals and Targets During Post-2015 Intergovernmental Negotiations

We think it is important to present to our heads of state, and ask them to commit to, an […]

U.S. Statement on Means of Implementation During Post-2015 Intergovernmental Negotiations

The success of our agenda will rise or fall on implementation, and the US remains committed to ensuring the […]