Though it still faces many challenges, meeting them has become a top priority.
Deputy Secretary Burns stressed the significance of the democratic transition underway in Egypt.
"The heart of our strategy, the piece that binds all the rest of it together, is our support for democracy and human rights."
The United States congratulates the people and Government of Timor-Leste on the successful conduct of peaceful parliamentary elections.
The U.S. calls on local political leaders in the Balkans to move past ethnic divisions.
It’s been over a thousand days since Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani was imprisoned by Iranian authorities because of his Christian faith.