The military officers who seized power there last month have agreed to begin the transition back to democracy.
Concern remains incidents of violence and intimidation against journalists within the OSCE region.
The United States extends its sincere condolences to the family of Malawian President Bingu wa Mutharika.
“We have an interest in reducing poverty and sparking economic growth around the world."
The United States commends the ongoing leadership of the Economic Community of West African States and the African Union.
The United Nations Human Rights Council’s 19th Session helped to initiate action on important human rights situations around the world.
The election is an important first step in the nation’s democratic transformation.