The United States remains committed to an independent, sovereign, and stable Lebanon.
The attacks complicate reconciliation efforts in Cote d’Ivoire, where more than 3,000 people were killed in the post-election fighting.
A bungled investigation and legal process have left Politkovskaya's true killers free.
Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran, Ahmed Shaheed, says the Iranian regime is responsible for “deeply troubling” rights violations.
"The broader view, supports rather than discredits the promise of the Arab revolutions."
A Kazakhstani court recently sentenced Vladimr Kozlov, leader of the opposition party Alga, to 7 1/2 years in jail.
The United States continues to stand with the Somali people as they stabilize and rebuild their country.
"Civil society can only serve the common good when the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association are protected."
It is critical that anti-Semitism be challenged by government leaders, elected officials, and community and faith leaders.
“Our alliances with Japan and the Republic of Korea are cornerstones of peace and prosperity in the [Asia-Pacific] region"
“We’re supporting civilian opposition groups as they begin providing essential services."
President Barack Obama and Republican Party challenger, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, met October 3 for first of three debates.