Violence In Libya Must Cease

Plumes of black smoke can be seen after clashes between the Benghazi Revolutionaries Shura Council and fighters of renegade general Khalifa Haftar, as they each attempt to seize control of the airport from the council in Benghazi, Libya, Aug. 23, 2014.

09/01/2014
Five countries called on all parties in Libya, including the government and all militias, to accept an immediate ceasefire, engage constructively in the democratic process, and to stop all activities that risk undermining it. More
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08/29/2014
State Department Deputy Spokesperson said the United States will put its record for confronting its problems honestly and transparently against any other nation in the world.
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Video View From Washington: Police, Protests and Transparency

State Department Deputy Spokesperson said the United States will put its record for confronting its problems honestly and transparently against any other nation in the world.
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Video Severe Violations of Religious Freedom in Iran

The U.S. State Department has once again designated Iran a country of particular concern, noting that nearly all non-Shia religious communities in Iran, as well as some dissident Shia Iranians, are subject to persecution, ranging from discrimination and harassment to arrest, torture and execution.
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Video View From Washington: Iran Fails to Fight Human Trafficking

The U.S. State Department lists Iran as a source, transition and destination for men, women and children subjected to sex trafficking and forced labor, and one where the government fails to comply with minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking.
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Video View From Washington: Nuclear Negotiations To Continue

The negotiations between the P5+1 and Iran will now be extended for four months past the original target date of July 20, imposed by the parties under last November’s first-step nuclear accord, called the Joint Plan of Action.