“The United States has a global interest and indeed, imperative, to help create a future where all nations can be prosperous and secure."
In a recent briefing, Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator for Counterterrorism Nathan Sales announced rewards for two senior Hezbollah leaders under the State Department’s Rewards for Justice Program.
In an effort to help hundreds of thousands of displaced Iraqis return to their homes in areas liberated from ISIS, the United States is working to clear explosive hazards.
On September 21st, Samoa deposited its instrument of accession to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention with the United States.
The United States has ordered 15 Cuban officials to leave the Cuban embassy in Washington.
“Ultimately,” said Secretary Tillerson, “we each have a sovereign responsibility to ensure that we keep the world safe from nuclear warfare, the aftermath of which will transgress all borders.”
On September 26, the U.S. Department of the Treasury took further steps to cut off North Korea’s access to the international financial system.
The progress against ISIS in Iraq and Syria is significant, said Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Brett McGurk.
The process of stabilizing Syria cannot be achieved through military and security actions alone.
We urge President Kiir and his Government to both acknowledge and address the worsening humanitarian crisis in South Sudan.
“The United States and India are working together not only for the benefit of our two nations’ citizens but also to improve lives across the globe.
“Only the strongest sanctions will enable us to resolve this problem through diplomacy,” she noted. “We have kicked the can down the road long enough. There is no more road left.”