The United States reiterated the urgent need to identify the source of the attacks on U.S. diplomats and to ensure they cease.
Traders at Tehran’s Grand Bazaar have become part of a growing list of protests in Iran: the merchants recently closed their shops to object to worsening economic conditions.
The United States, said State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert, “reiterates its deep concern for political prisoners in Cuba.”
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed the bilateral talks between the United States and North Korea in a recent interview.
For the last year, the United States has been working to reform the United Nations Human Rights Council into a serious advocate for human rights.
Iran has reportedly arrested another human rights lawyer – the second this month - Zeynab Taheri.
The United States has called on the Russian Government to immediately release all political and religious prisoners.
World Refugee Day is an occasion to highlight the plight of refugees around the world, commend their resilience, and express gratitude to their hosts.
The United States is concerned about the intensifying conflicts in Kachin and Shan States, the crisis in Rakhine State, and the production and flow of narcotics.
The United States has expressed “deep concern” over the arrest – once again -- of renowned human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh.
The United States recently imposed visa restrictions that will be applied to Nicaraguan police and other officials linked to violence that has left more than 140 people dead.
The 2017 International Religious Freedom Report acknowledges the commitment of the government of The Gambia towards religious freedom and tolerance.