"We are troubled by the letter that [Bangladesh's Central Bank] sent to the Grameen Bank concerning Dr. Yunus' status."
"The United States stands ready to help the Japanese people in this time of great trial."
The ancient spring festival of Nowruz is currently being celebrated by millions of people around the world.
Safe drinking water is fundamental to healthy lives and prosperous communities.
"Among the most fundamental of . . . universal values is religious freedom."
It has been nearly two years since the end of the conflict between the government of Sri Lanka and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam.
The U.S.is making an initial contribution of 125 million dollars for the 2011 operations of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees.