Prayuth Chan-ocha speaks after he accepted a written royal command issued by King Bhumibol Adulyadej certifying his appointment.
International scrutiny of North Korea’s egregious human rights violations has intensified with the release of a UN report which concluded that some of the ongoing atrocities in the country may constitute crimes against humanity.
A nation’s interests and the well-being of its people are advanced not just by troops or diplomats; they’re advanced by entrepreneurs and the shared prosperity that they create.
The United States welcomes Nouri al-Maliki’s decision to resign his position as Prime Minister of Iraq and to support the formation of a new, more inclusive government.
In Secretary Kerry’s travels on the Mekong Delta, he noted the communities are as connected to the river as they have ever been.
“Both candidates have defined a road to a unity government, and they will begin now to meet together and to map out that transition ahead."
“ASEAN is at the center of the [Asia-Pacific] region’s multilateral architecture, and it plays a critical role in promoting both peace, prosperity, and also a regional integration throughout Asia.”
On August 6, both were sentenced to life in prison for crimes against humanity, murder, political persecution and other inhumane acts.
The United States depends on a stable, prosperous Asia for its own economic stability and security.
The Climate Change Working Group is working to catalyze cooperative efforts by the United States and China to address climate change in key sectors across both economies.
U.S. State Department's most recent findings on religious freedom in Vietnam produced mixed results.
Religious differences continue to be exploited by those seeking to divide and pit Buddhist and Muslim communities against one another.
The religious freedom report shines the spotlight on governments like China that persecute religious believers.