U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton spoke in Paris in support of the Global Partnership for Girls' and Women's Education.
The United States outlines how to ensure that the internet remains open and free.
The United States has imposed sanctions on seven foreign companies for activities in support of Iran's energy sector.
"The global system becomes more valuable to China as it becomes more intertwined with the fortunes of the rest of the world."
The promotion and safe-guarding of human rights is a top priority of the Obama Administration.
"We had a very comprehensive discussion about a full range of economic issues."