Award For N. Korean Human Rights Investigation

North Korea UN report. (File)

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power recently presented the Leo Nevas Human Rights Award to Former Australian high court judge Michael Kirby. More
October 2014
October 27, 2014

Audio Investing in Mothers and Newborns

One of the prime goals of the Global Health Initiative, President Barack Obama’s signature program, is to improve the quality of the lives of women and girls.

Audio Said and Mawafi Terrorist Designations

The U.S. State Department has designated Khan Said and Ramzi Mawafi as Specially Designated Global Terrorists.

October 21, 2014

Audio Kerry's Visit To Jakarta

U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry recently led a high-level presidential delegation to Asia, his 8th trip to the region in 20 months, for the inauguration of the new Indonesian President, Joko Widodo.

October 16, 2014

Audio Review of Defense Cooperation with Japan

“These bilateral defense guidelines serve as the policy framework that helps define our roles and our missions and our alliance capabilities.”

October 12, 2014

Audio Targeting Pakistan-Based Terror Groups

The U.S. Treasury designates individuals for acting for or on behalf of, and providing financial support to the terrorist group known as Lashkar-e Tayyiba.

October 10, 2014

Audio Sanctions as Tools of U.S. Foreign Policy

Goal, is to “maximize the impact of sanctions while minimizing their costs on innocent civilians and private businesses at home and abroad.”

October 09, 2014

Kerry on U.S.-ASEAN Prosperity

The true measure of our success is not whether [our economies] continue to grow, but how they grow.

October 03, 2014

Audio Obama Welcomes Modi to U.S.

President Barack Obama recently welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House.

Audio Public Demonstrations in Hong Kong

“We believe that an open society with the highest possible degree of autonomy and governed by the rule of law is essential for Hong Kong's stability and prosperity."

October 01, 2014

Audio OSCE Calls For Rule Of Law

All participating states of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, or OSCE, have committed themselves to upholding the principles of justice, democratic lawmaking, and independence of the judiciary.

Audio A New Day Dawns in Afghanistan

On September 29th, Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai was sworn in as Afghanistan's new president, replacing Hamid Karzai, who had been in power since 2001.

October 2014


Reflecting the Views of the U.S. Government as Broadcast on The Voice of America