RSSLatest News: Arms Control

Ambassador Wood: Statement at UNGA First Committee Thematic Discussion on Nuclear Weapons

Ambassador Robert Wood

While we aspire to the goal of a nuclear-weapon-free world, we know that real and lasting disarmament will take […]

Secretary Kerry: Remarks At The Friends of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Ministerial

I come here to reiterate the Obama Administration’s unshakable commitment to seeing this treaty ratified and entered into force.

Frank A. Rose on the Threats to Outer Space and Multilateral Efforts toward a Stable and Sustainable Space Environment

For over five decades the global community has been inspired by humanity’s space endeavors.

Human Rights News

U.S. Deeply Concerned by DRC’s Expulsion of MONUSCO Human Rights Officer

The United Nations plays a vital role in contributing to the security and well-being of the Congolese people, including […]

Statement by the U.S. Ambassador to the UN on the Newly Elected Members of the Security Council

The United States will continue to call upon the government of Venezuela to respect the fundamental freedoms and universal […]

Statement by Secretary Kerry: ISIL’s Dehumanization of Women and Girls

The U.S. will keep tracking ISIL’s abduction, enslavement, sale, rape, forced marriage, and abuse of women and girls.

Development & Humanitarian Aid

Professional Fellows Exchange Program Empowers Young Leaders

More than 200 emerging leaders from 45 countries and territories arrive in cities across the United States this month […]

U.S. Delegation to the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference in Busan #Plenipot14

Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto will join the multiagency delegation led by Ambassador Daniel Sepulveda.

U.S. Participation in the 29th Round of Geneva International Discussions on Georgia

The United States reaffirmed its commitment to the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia within its internationally recognized borders, […]