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U.S. Department of State

Diplomacy in Action

-- By Region

-- Africa
-05/13/14  Trafficking of Persons in Africa; Washington, DC
-07/31/13  Preview of the 2013 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum; Washington, DC
-07/10/13  Readout on President Obama's Trip to Africa; Washington, DC
-02/28/13  United States Development and Humanitarian Assistance in Somalia; USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah; Washington, DC
-06/12/12  Preview of the 2012 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum; Washington, DC
-02/22/12  African Economic Growth, Investment and Development; Washington, DC
-07/22/11  Humanitarian Situation in the Horn of Africa;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Reuben Brigety, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Washington, DC
-06/02/11  African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum and Efforts to Reauthorize the Act;  Assistant Secretary Johnnie Carson, Bureau of African Affairs; Washington, DC
-04/25/11  Successes of the President's Malaria Initiative, Malaria's National Security Implications, and Championing in the Fight Against Malaria; New York, NY
-04/20/11  A Preview of the U.S.-AU High Level Meetings in Washington, April 20-21;  U.S. Ambassador to the African Union Michael Battle; Washington, DC
-02/18/11  U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) The Commander's Perspective; Washington, DC
-10/22/10  Sudan Panel Discussion with USG Officials and NGO Experts; Maj Gen (Ret) J. Scott Gration, U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-09/14/10  U.S. Naval Operations in Africa and the Mediterranean; Admiral Mark P. Fitzgerald, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Africa; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-07/29/10  AGOA at 10: New Strategies for a Changing World; William Fitzgerald, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-07/14/10  USG Assistance to Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons in Africa; Dr. Reuben Brigety, Deputy Assistant Secretary, ureau of Population, Refugees and Migration; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-04/23/10  Forging a Dynamic Partnership Between Africa and the U.S.: Opportunities for Engagement and Development; Ambassador Michael Battle, U.S. Ambassador to the African Union; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-04/07/10  Inauguration of the U.S.-Nigeria Binational Commission: Perspectives on Mutual Cooperation; Robin Renee Sanders, U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-03/19/10  Combating Piracy and U.S. Policy in Somalia; Thomas M. Countryman, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Political-Military Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/24/10  Assistant Secretary Carson's Recent Two Week Tour of Africa; Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/11/10  Sudan: The Fifth Anniversary of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement; Scott Gration, Special Envoy for Sudan; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-10/30/09  Guinea: A Situation Update; William Fitzgerald, Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Bureau of African Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-09/23/09  Peacekeeping; Samantha Power, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Multilateral Affairs; Foreign Press Center; New York, New York
-09/22/09  The Administration's Policies and Priorities in Africa; Michelle Gavin, Senior Director for African Affairs; Foreign Press Center; New York, New York
-07/23/09  8th U.S - Sub-Saharan Africa Trade and Economic Cooperation (AGOA) Forum; Johnnie Carson, Assistant Secretary ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-06/05/09  Global Response to President Obama's Speech in Cairo; Senior State Department Officials; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-05/12/09  Lessons Learned from a New Combatant Command - AFRICOM; Ambassador Mary C. Yates, Deputy to the Commander AFRICOM; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Audio
-03/26/09  Africa Partnership Station and Maritime Capacity Building in Africa; Rear Admiral William Loeffler, Naval Forces Europe and Africa, Director for Policy, Resources and Strategy; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Audio

-- East Asia and Pacific
-07/01/14  Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2014: A Multinational Maritime Exercise; Washington, DC
-05/22/14  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Operations in the Asia-Pacific Region; Washington, DC
-04/21/14  Preview of President Obama's Upcoming Trip to Asia; Washington, DC
-03/14/14  Update on the Human Rights Situation in North Korea;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; Washington, DC
-03/05/14  Readout of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Senior Officials Meeting in Ningbo, China; U.S. Senior Official for APEC Robert S. Wang; Washington, DC
-02/04/14  U.S. Policy in the East Asia and Pacific Region for 2014;  Assistant Secretary Daniel R. Russel, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC
-11/18/13  Preview of the 2013 U.S. - China High-Level Consultation on People-to-People Exchange (CPE); Washington, DC
-10/25/13  Readout of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders Meeting in Bali, Indonesia; U.S. Senior Official for APEC Robert S. Wang; Washington, DC
-09/18/13  Preview of Issues to Be Addressed at the Upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders Meeting in Bali, Indonesia; Washington, DC
-07/22/13  Overview of U.S. Policy in the East Asia and Pacific Region;  Assistant Secretary Daniel R. Russel, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC
-03/20/13  Updates on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Other Regional Economic Issues; Washington, DC
-03/13/13  Readout from USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah's Trip to Burma and India; USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah; Washington, DC
-03/08/13  East Asia and Pacific Issues; Readout from A/S Fernandez Trip to the EAP Region and Overview of Regional Economic Issues;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
-09/28/12  U.S Foreign Policy in the Asia-Pacific Region;  Assistant Secretary Kurt M. Campbell, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; New York, NY
-08/29/12  APEC Summit; Washington, DC
-07/24/12  Read-out from the First U.S. Trade and Economic Delegation to Burma in Many Years;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; Washington, DC
-04/24/12  USA Pavilion 2012 World Expo Yeosu, Korea;  Assistant Secretary (R) Ann Stock; Washington, DC
-02/22/12  Promoting U.S. Economic Engagement with Asia; Washington, DC
-01/27/12  Asia-Pacific U.S. Military Overview; Washington, DC
-12/08/11  "100,000 Strong Initiative" to Send American Students to Study in China; Washington, DC
-11/22/11  Readout of President Obama's Recent Trip to Asia; Washington, DC
-09/27/11  Asia-Pacific U.S. Military Overview; Washington, DC
-09/21/11  U.S. Foreign Policy in the Asia-Pacific Region;  Assistant Secretary Kurt M. Campbell, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; New York, NY
-07/27/11  Secretary Clinton's Recent Trip to Asia;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic, Energy and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
-07/19/11  Outcome of U.S.-China Governors Forum;  Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis; Washington, DC
-04/15/11  Reopening of the Sendai Airport; New York, NY
-04/11/11  Security Challenges and Opportunities in the Asia-Pacific; New York, NY
-02/17/11  Asia-Pacific U.S. Military Overview; Washington, DC
-02/02/11  U.S. Foreign Policy Goals and Objectives in Southeast Asia for 2011;  Assistant Secretary Kurt M. Campbell, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC
-01/25/11  Memorandum of Understanding: U.S.-China Governors Forum to Promote Subnational Cooperation;  Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis; Washington, DC
-11/16/10  U.S. Educational and Cultural Exchange with China; Ann Stock, Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-11/04/10  President's Upcoming Trip to Asia and U.S. Foreign Policy after the Mid-Term Elections; Mike Hammer, National Security Council Spokesman; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-07/02/10  NNSA and the Vietnamese Ministry of Finance Agreement; William Kilmartin, Director of Megaports Initiative; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-05/12/10  Upcoming Clean Energy Trade Mission to China and Indonesia; Gary Locke , Secretary of Commerce ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-03/25/10  U.S. Military Overview of Asia-Pacific; Admiral Robert Willard, Commander, U.S. Pacific Command; Remarks to...; Washington, DC
-01/27/10  Upcoming Visit to the Republic of Korea; Kurt M. Cambell, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian & Pacific Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/07/10  Secretary Clinton's Visit to the Pacific; Kurt Campbell, Assistant Secretary for East Asian & Pacific Affairs ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-11/03/09  Preview of the APEC meetings in Singapore; Kurt Tong, U.S. Senior Official for Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC); Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-09/23/09  Administration Policy and Priorities in Asia; Kurt Campbell, Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Foreign Press Center; New York, New York
-07/28/09  Asia-Pacific U.S. Military Overview; Adm. Timothy Keating, PACOM Commander; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-07/23/09  Preview of the First Joint Meeting of the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue; Senior Administration Officials; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Background Briefing
-07/17/09  U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities and Sec. Clinton's Trip to Asia; Philip J. Crowley, Assistant Secretary of Public Affairs, U.S. Dept. of State; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-07/14/09  U.S.-Republic of Korea Alliance; Gen. Walter Sharp, Commander, U.S. Forces Korea; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-05/26/09  Treasury Secretary Holds a Round Table on His Upcoming Visit to China; Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Audio
-04/03/09  U.S. Policy Regarding North Korea; Ambassador Stephen W. Bosworth, Special Representative for North Korea Policy, U.S. Department of State; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-02/26/09  Review of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's First Trip to Japan, Indonesia, Korea, and China; Christopher R. Hill, Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, D.C. -- Video

-- Europe
-07/15/14  North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Allied Land Component (LANDCOM) Operational Update; Washington, DC
-05/22/14  The Community of Democracies Support for Eastern European Democracies in Transition;  Senior Advisor for Civil Society and Emerging Democracies Tomicah S. Tillemann; Washington, DC
-11/25/13  Preview of U.S. Goals for the 2013 OSCE Ministerial; U.S. Representative to the OSCE Daniel Brooks Baer; Washington, DC
-08/09/13  Balkans Update: U.S. Engagement in South Central Europe; Deputy Assistant Secretary Philip T. Reeker, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; Washington, DC
-11/29/12  The 9th Meeting of the U.S.-Turkey Economic Partnership Commission;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
-11/15/12  International Education Week Digital Video Conference Between Turkish Students Studying in the U.S. and American Students Studying in Turkey; New York, NY
-09/27/12  U.S. Foreign Policy in Europe;  Assistant Secretary Philip H. Gordon, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; New York, NY
-08/29/12  APEC Summit; Washington, DC
-05/23/12  The G-8 and NATO Summits; Washington, DC
-03/09/12  U.S. Foreign Policy: Western Balkans Update; Washington, DC
-02/22/12  The U.S.-Spain Relationship: Global Issues, Economic Cooperation, and Cultural Ties; Washington, DC
-12/01/11  U.S. Policy Towards the Balkans; Washington, DC
-11/28/11  The U.S. - E.U. Summit; Washington, DC
-06/06/11  Recent Developments in the Western Balkans;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas Countryman, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; Washington, DC
-05/09/11  Upcoming Arctic Council Ministerial;  Deputy Assistant Secretary David A. Balton, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
-04/19/11  Secretary Clinton's Trip to Berlin for the Informal NATO Foreign Ministerial Meeting;  Assistant Secretary Philip H. Gordon, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; Washington, DC
-03/03/11  U.S.-Turkey Economic Partnership Commission;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic, Energy and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
-11/24/10  U.S. European Command and NATO Supreme Allied Command Europe Update; Admiral James Stavridis, Commander, U.S. European Command and NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-11/17/10  U.S.-Europe Relations and Upcoming Summits; Philip H. Gordon, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-10/21/10  Overview of the U.S.-Russian Bilateral Presidential Commission's Counternarcotics Working Group; Gil Kerlikowske, Director, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-10/12/10  Preview of the Upcoming NATO Ministerial; Jim Townsend Jr., Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for European and NATO Policy; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-09/21/10  Overview of Upcoming NATO-Russia Council Meeting; Ambassador Ivo Daalder, Permanent Representative, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO); Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-09/14/10  U.S. Naval Operations in Africa and the Mediterranean; Admiral Mark P. Fitzgerald, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Africa; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-07/22/10  The International Court of Justice's Advisory Opinion on Kosovo's Declaration of Independence; Harold Hongju Koh, Legal Adviser of the Department of State ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-04/30/10  Transatlantic Week; William E. Kennard, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/01/10  Secretary Clinton's Paris Speech on European Security; Philip H. Gordon, Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-11/06/09  Current U.S. - European Relations; Dr. Philip H. Gordon, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs.; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-10/27/09  Transatlantic Economic Council; Michael Froman, U.S. Deputy National Security Advisor; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-09/29/09  A Discussion on U.S.-Russia Relations; Ian Kelly, Department of State Spokesman; Foreign Press Center; New York, NY
-06/23/09  Energy Sector Issues in Eurasia and Review of Recent Travel to Sweden, Russia, and Ukraine; Ambassador Richard L. Morningstar, Special Envoy for Eurasian Energy; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video

-- Middle East and North Africa
-09/27/13  Review of Economic Statecraft in the Middle East and North Africa;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
-09/26/13  Humanitarian Emergency: U.S. Efforts to Save Lives in Syria and Around the World;  Assistant Secretary Anne C. Richard, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; New York, NY
-04/23/13  Combating Illicit Finance in the Middle East; Washington, DC
-09/27/12  U.S. Priorities in the Near East Region; New York, NY
-11/07/11  The Success of NATO Operations in Libya and the Vital Contributions of Partners Outside of NATO;  Permanent Representative to North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Ivo Daalder; Washington, DC
-08/19/11  The U.S. Government Response in Syria; Washington, DC
-04/27/11  Civil-Military Efforts in Afghanistan; Washington, DC
-04/01/11  U.S. Humanitarian Assistance to Libya; Washington, DC
-02/10/11  Treasury Action Pursuant to Section 311 of the USA Patriot Act; Washington, DC
-11/12/10  Formation of the Iraqi Government; Michael Corbin, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-09/14/10  U.S. Naval Operations in Africa and the Mediterranean; Admiral Mark P. Fitzgerald, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Africa; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-09/08/10  U.S. Iraq Transition; Michael Corbin, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-07/21/10  U.S. Forces in Iraq - Status Update; Major General Stephen Lanza , Director for Strategic Effects and Spokesperson ; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-06/09/10  UN Security Council Resolution 1929 on Iran; Bill Burns, Under Secretary of Political Affairs ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-06/03/10  Upcoming Public Health Trade Mission to Saudi Arabia and Qatar; Francisco Sanchez, Under Secretary of Commerce for Trade; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/19/10  An Asessment of Iraq Before the March 7th Elections ; Christopher Hill, U.S. Ambassador to Iraq; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/16/10  Secretary Clinton's Speech at the U.S.-Islamic World Forum; Tamara Wittes, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-11/13/09  U.S. Foreign Policy in the Middle East; Philip J. Crowley, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Public Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-10/22/09  Multi-National Forces - Iraq Update; Brigadier General Stephen R. Lanza, Multi-National Forces - Iraq Director for Strategic Effects; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-06/05/09  Global Response to President Obama's Speech in Cairo; Senior State Department Officials; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video
-06/04/09  A Regional Discussion on President Obama's Cairo Speech; Senior State Department Official; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-06/02/09  "The Taliban and the Crisis of Afghanistan" ; Dr. Amin Tarzi, Director of Middle East Studied, Marine Corps University; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Audio
-04/14/09  "HARD LESSONS: The Iraq Reconstruction Experience"; Stuart Bowen, Jr., Special Inspector General for Iraq; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC --Video
-04/08/09  Lebanon; David Hale, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/11/09  The New Mideast Map: Israeli Election and the Arab Split; Dr. David Pollock, Senior Fellow, The Washington Institute For Near East Policy; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video

-- South and Central Asia
-07/18/14  Update on Afghanistan Elections;  Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Dan Feldman; Washington, DC
-02/06/14  Partners Against Crime: An Update on Counter Narcotics and Justice Efforts in Afghanistan;  Assistant Secretary William R. Brownfield, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; Washington, DC
-12/03/13  U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities in South and Central Asia;  Assistant Secretary Nisha Desai Biswal, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
-09/25/13  Current U.S. Policy in Afghanistan and Pakistan; Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan James F. Dobbins; New York, NY
-09/16/13  Current U.S. Policy in Afghanistan and Pakistan; Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan James F. Dobbins; Washington, DC
-03/13/13  Readout from USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah's Trip to Burma and India; USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah; Washington, DC
-09/26/12  U.S. Foreign Policy in South and Central Asia;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; New York, NY
-09/24/12  Readout Of U.S. Bilateral Meetings With Pakistan and Afghanistan Presidents; New York, NY
-06/14/12  Readout of the U.S. - India Strategic Dialogue;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
-02/23/12  Qu'ran Desecration in Afghanistan; Washington, DC
-11/02/11  Progress and State of the Afghan Air Force as it Relates to Stability in Afghanistan; New York, NY
-09/23/11  U.S. Policy Priorities in South and Central Asia;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; New York, NY
-09/21/11  Preview of September 22 New Silk Road Ministerial; New York, NY
-08/18/11  Readout of Recent Trip to India;  Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis; Washington, DC
-07/22/11  Read out on Secretary of State Clinton's Trip to India;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
-04/27/11  Civil-Military Efforts in Afghanistan; Washington, DC
-12/06/10  Afghanistan: Regimental Combat Team-7 Operational Update; Washington, DC
-12/06/10  U.S. Government Efforts to Counter IEDs; Washington, DC
-11/15/10  Readout of President Obama's Trip to India; USAID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah and Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr.; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-10/21/10  Pakistan Strategic Dialogue and Other Global Events and Issues; Philip J. Crowley, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Public Affairs ; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-08/12/10  An Update on the U.S. Response to Pakistan's Flooding Disaster; Dan Feldman, Deputy Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, Department of State; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-06/07/10  A Read-out of the U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue; Robert Blake Jr. , Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-05/10/10  Preview of the Washington Visit of Afghanistan President Karzai; Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC ΓΏ
-04/01/10  Readout on Recent Travels to India, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Belgium; Robert O. Blake, Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/18/10  U.S. Relations with India; Robert O. Blake, Jr., Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs; Chicago Council on Global Affairs; Chicago, Illinois
-02/03/10  Readout on the January 28 London Conference on Afghanistan; Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/07/10  Role of the International Network of SRAPs; Daniel Feldman, Deputy to the Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan (SRAP); Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-12/04/09  The Way Forward in Afghanistan and Pakistan; Gen. James Jones, National Security Adviser ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-11/18/09  Indian Prime Minister Singh's State Visit and U.S. - India Relations; Robert Blake, Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video 
-06/26/09  A Conversation About Pakistan; Nicholas Schmidle, Author and Reporter; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Audio
-06/02/09  "The Taliban and the Crisis of Afghanistan" ; Dr. Amin Tarzi, Director of Middle East Studied, Marine Corps University; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Audio
-03/27/09  President Obama's Afghanistan-Pakistan (AFPAK) Strategy; General James Jones, National Security Advisor; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC -- Video

-- The Americas
-05/29/14  Preview of the 44th General Assembly of the Organization of American States;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
-04/30/14  U.S. Priorities in the Western Hemisphere;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; New York, NY
-02/21/14  Review of President Obama's Participation at the 2014 North American Leaders' Summit;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
-09/27/13  Economic Statecraft in Latin America;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
-09/27/13  U.S. Priorities in the Western Hemisphere;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; New York, NY
-09/18/13  Preview of Issues to Be Addressed at the Upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders Meeting in Bali, Indonesia; Washington, DC
-06/07/13  Colombia and Ecuador: Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons;  Assistant Secretary Anne C. Richard, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; Washington, DC
-06/03/13  Review of Vice President Biden's Travel to Latin America and Preview of Secretary Kerry's Participation in the General Assembly of the Organization of American States;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
-05/15/13  Review of President Obama's Travel to Mexico and Costa Rica; Washington, DC
-03/14/13  The FBI and Its Role Overseas: International Partnerships in Latin America and the Latest Addition to the "Ten Most Wanted Fugitives" List; Washington, DC
-01/18/13  Highlighting the U.S.-Mexico Economic Relationship;  Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
-10/18/12  Preview of the Pathways for Prosperity/America's Competitiveness Forum in Cali, Colombia, Oct. 23-25;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
-09/28/12  U.S. Priorities in the Western Hemisphere;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; New York, NY
-08/29/12  APEC Summit; Washington, DC
-07/11/12  Overview of Recent Travel to Central America and the Western Hemisphere Affairs Agenda;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
-04/12/12  First High-Level Meeting of the Open Government Partnership Meeting;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Maria Otero; Washington, DC
-10/13/11  Free Trade Agreements with Colombia and Panama; Washington, DC
-09/29/11  Scene Setter for the Upcoming Americas Competitiveness Forum in Santo Doming, Dominican Republic; Washington, DC
-06/20/11  Preview of Secretary of State Clinton's Upcoming Travel to Guatemala and Jamaica;  Assistant Secretary Arturo Valenzuela, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
-05/09/11  Upcoming Arctic Council Ministerial;  Deputy Assistant Secretary David A. Balton, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs; Washington, DC
-03/17/11  President Obama's Upcoming Trip to Latin America;  Assistant Secretary Arturo Valenzuela, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC
-07/19/10  Examining Relief Efforts in Haiti: Six Months After the Earthquake; Paul Weisenfeld, Haiti Task Team Coordinator, USAID; Foreign Press; Washington, DC
-06/04/10  Preview of Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's Trip to Latin America; Arturo Valenzuela, Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-04/28/10  U.S. Southern Command Operational Update Briefing; Gen. Douglas Fraser, Commander, U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM); Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-03/30/10  International Donors' Conference Towards a New Future for Haiti; Cheryl Mills, Counselor and Chief of Staff to Secretary Clinton; Foreign Press Center; New York, NY
-03/19/10  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's Trip to Mexico on March 23, 2010; Arturo Valenzuela, Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-03/15/10  U.S. Participation at the World Urban Forum V, to be held in Brazil, March 22-26; Shaun Donovan, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/26/10  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's February 28 to March 5 Trip to Latin America; Arturo Valenzuela, Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-02/12/10  Haiti Earthquake Relief - One Month Later; Rajiv Shah, USAID Administrator; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/19/10  Cooperation Among Haiti, the United States, and the United Nations in Relief Efforts; Esther Brimmer, Assistant Secretary of State for International Organizations; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/15/10  Haiti: Daily Update Brief; Virginia Staab, Deputy Public Affairs Spokesperson, WHA; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/15/10  U.S. Air Force Efforts to Provide Earthquake Relief in Haiti; U.S. Air Force Military Official; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/15/10  U.S. Coast Guard Efforts to Provide Earthquake Relief for Haiti; Rear Admiral Paul. F. Zukunft, U.S. Coast Guard, Director of Response Policy; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/14/10  Haiti Update; Charles Luoma-Overstreet, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-01/13/10  Haiti: Situation Brief and Relief Efforts; Roberta Jacobson, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-12/10/09  U.S. Policy in Latin America; Arturo Valenzuela, Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere ; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
-11/20/09  FPC Background Briefing on Honduras; Senior State Department Official; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC