North Korea Released Detained U.S. Citizens

This combination photo of undated file images shows US citizens Kenneth Bae(R) and Matthew Todd Miller. (File)

The U.S. Department of State welcomes the release of two U.S. citizens from North Korea, Kenneth Bae and Matthew Miller, who were held for two years and seven months, respectively. More
November 2014
November 18, 2014

Audio Economic Opportunity For Pakistan And Afghanistan

U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Richard Olson emphasized the importance of cooperation between the United States, Afghanistan, and Pakistan in order to support regional stability and prosperity.

November 16, 2014

Audio Extending U.S. - China Visa Validity

U.S. President Barack Obama recently announced in Beijing that the United States and the People’s Republic of China have concluded a reciprocal visa validity arrangement for tourists, business travelers, and students.

November 15, 2014

Audio Preserving Uzbekistan's Cultural Heritage

The U.S. Embassy supports exhibition of restored archaeological artifacts.

November 14, 2014

Audio Kerry on Women and the Economy

A large and growing body of evidence leaves little doubt that when women participate in the formal marketplace, the economic strength and competitiveness of the entire country rise.

Audio When U.S. and China Work Together, Global Economy Benefits

The 21 Pacific Rim economies that comprise the membership of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, or APEC, forum are home to approximately 40 percent of the world’s population, and three-fifths of the global economy.

November 12, 2014

Audio Expanding South Central Asian Trade

"The region has enormous barriers preventing the movement of peoples, goods, energy, and ideas."

November 10, 2014

Audio Kerry on U.S. - China Relations

The U.S.-China relationship, said U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, “is the most consequential in the world today."

November 09, 2014

Audio Afghanistan and the Heart of Asia Initiatives

“The inauguration of the government of national unity marked a new beginning for Afghanistan.”

November 05, 2014

Audio U.S.-Bangladesh Cooperation Deepening

The United States continues to promote its partnerships with like-minded countries in South Asia. One such country is Bangladesh, the eighth most populous nation in the world and a partner of the United States.

November 2014


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