Responsibility for Malaysia Flight

The crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, near the village of Rozsypne, Donetsk region July 22, 2014.

We may not yet know who put their finger on that trigger, but responsibility for this incident lies at the feet of President Vladimir Putin. More
July 2014
July 23, 2014

Audio On Human Trafficking In Asia

The U.S. State Department's 14th annual Trafficking in Persons analyzes efforts to combat trafficking in 188 countries and territories, including 29 in the Asia-Pacific region.

July 20, 2014

Audio South China Sea a Complex Situation

“Everyone inside and outside the region stands to lose if rules are devalued, dialogue breaks down, misreadings and misinterpretations multiply, and tensions spiral.”

July 19, 2014

Audio Nuland On Priorities For Transatlantic Relationship

"Now more than ever. . .NATO allies must remain vigilant in the steps that we are taking to demonstrate on land, sea, and air, that NATO territory is inviolable, that we will defend every piece of it."

Audio U.S. - China Economic Alliance

"China and the United States represent the greatest economic alliance trading partnership in the history of humankind, and it is only going to grow."

July 18, 2014

Audio A Way Forward In Afghanistan

Afghanistan is one step closer to the first peaceful, democratic transfer of power from one president to another.

July 16, 2014

Audio U.S.-China People To People Exchanges

The U.S.-China Consultation on People-to-People Exchange initiative is intended to enhance people-to-people exchanges between the citizens of the United States and China.

July 15, 2014

Audio Sri Lanka Must Lift NGO Restrictions

The United States is concerned by reports that the Sri Lankan Ministry of Defense has ordered registered non-governmental organizations, or NGOs, and civil society groups to cease their media engagements and activities.

July 10, 2014

Audio Chinese Imprison Christian Pastor

Chinese Christian pastor Zhang Shaojie was convicted July 4th and sentenced to 12 years in prison in retaliation for his peaceful advocacy on behalf of his church community.

July 08, 2014

Audio Aiding Pakistanis Displaced By Conflict

The United States contributed an additional $8 million to help the government of Pakistan meet the food and nutritional needs of the internally displaced people from North Waziristan.

July 07, 2014

Audio The Future Of U.S. - China Relations

“There is still enormous potential for progress in the U.S.-China relationship."

July 04, 2014

Audio Thailand: A Democracy At Risk

The United States has called for the restoration of civilian rule, a return to democracy, and full respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms.

July 2014


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