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Date: 10/17/2018 Location: NYFPC Description:  Lt. Gen Webb briefing at the New York FPC - State Dept Image

10/17: Lt. General Webb gave an overview of the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command and use of light aircraft in support of their mission. Full Text»

Date: 09/28/2018 Location: NY FPC Description: Heather Nauert Briefing on

9/28: State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert, Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook, and Ambassador Michael Kozak brief on supporting Human Rights in Iran. Full Text»

Date: 09/25/2018 Description: FOREIGN PRESS CENTER BRIEFING WITH RICHARD ALBRIGHT - State Dept Image

9/25: Richard Albright, Deputy Assistant Secretary For The Bureau Of Population, Refugees, And Migration briefs on the Rakhine State Crisis in Burma and Bangladesh Full Text»


8/29:  Learn the science behind political polling in this presentation by Dr. Doug Schwartz, Director of the Quinnipiac University Poll. Dr. Schwartz will explain the political polling process from start to finish and how to properly interpret data covered by their polls. Full Text» Video»


August 20th 11 AM ET: Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice G. Wells previews her upcoming travel to the Indian Ocean Conference and how it supports the Trump administration’s Indo-Pacific strategy. Full Text» Video»

The United States Department of State has Foreign Press Centers in Washington, D.C. and New York. The Foreign Press Centers support U.S. policies by helping foreign media cover the U.S. Their goal is to promote the depth, accuracy, and balance of foreign reporting from the U.S., by providing direct access to authoritative American information sources.

Washington Foreign Press Center
National Press Building
529 14th Street NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20045
Phone: (202) 504-6300

New York Foreign Press Center
799 U.N. Plaza, 10th Floor
New York, New York 10017
Phone: (646) 282-2830