607Dec 2, 2013
President Obama, Secretary of State John Kerry, and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius made remarks on the 25th annual World AIDS Day. In his remarks President Obama ...
302Nov 21, 2013
Disability Rights and International Law, Panel 1
Secretary of State John Kerry testified about the U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. He urged senators to ratify the treaty and pledged to work with lawmakers who had ...
60Nov 18, 2013
John Kerry Remarks on Western Hemisphere Relations
Secretary of State John Kerry talked about U.S. policy in Latin America at the Organization of American States meeting. He said the U.S. is one of the largest contributors to the problem of ...
218Nov 15, 2013
Symposium on Afghan Women
Secretary of State John Kerry, former first ladies Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush, USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah, and Afghan Ambassador to the U.N. Zahir Tanin were among those who spoke about ...
1,062Nov 1, 2013
Investment Summit, Day 2
Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at a conference organized by the Commerce Department. The Secretary was introduced by Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker.
156Oct 30, 2013
Winston Churchill Bust Dedication
Congressional leaders and Secretary of State John Kerry dedicated a bust of former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill. Roger Daltrey, leader singer of the band the Who, sang ...
314Oct 24, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry Remarks
Secretary of State John Kerry talked about the effects of the government shutdown and overall political dysfunction on the U.S.' standing in the world. He said that the world’s faith in ...
448Oct 22, 2013
London Meeting on Syria News Conference, Secretary of State Kerry
Following a meeting in London of foreign ministers and representatives of the Syrian opposition, Secretary of State John Kerry attended a news conference. He said that negotiators had still not ...
245Sep 27, 2013
United Nations Security Council Meeting on Syria
The United Nations Security Council voted on a resolution requiring Syria to turn over its chemical weapons. The United States and Russia agreed on the language of the Security Council ...
240Sep 19, 2013
Secretary Kerry Statement on Syria
Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the United Nations report on its investigation on the use of chemical weapons in Syria. He said that although the report did not say name ...
512Sep 12, 2013
Syrian Chemical Weapons
Secretary of State Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov spoke to reporters in Geneva after meetings on a proposal to place Syrian chemical weapons under international control. Secretary ...
630Sep 10, 2013
Use of Military Force in Syria
Secretary of State Kerry, Secretary of Defense Hagel and Joint Chiefs Chairman Dempsey testified about the Obama administration’s request for authorization for the use of force in Syria in ...
1,285Sep 4, 2013
House Hearing on Military Force in Syria
The House Foreign Affairs Committee held a hearing on the Obama administration’s response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria, including President Obama’s request for an ...
6,753Sep 3, 2013
Authorization for Use of Military Force in Syria
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Secretary of State John Kerry, and Joint Chiefs Chair Martin Dempsey testified on the Obama administrations’s case for the use of force against ...
631Aug 30, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry Statement on Syria
Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters at the State Department about the U.S. response to the use of chemical weapons on civilians by Syrian forces. He said that the regime of Syrian ...
843Aug 26, 2013
Syrian Civil War and Chemical Weapons Use
Secretary of State John Kerry made a statement to the press regarding the Obama administration’s stance on the use of chemical weapons against civilians in Syria. He called the attacks a ...
113Aug 15, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry and Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari spoke to reporters following a meeting to discuss regional stability, strengthening bilateral cooperation, and combating ...
143Aug 14, 2013
Secretary Kerry on Unrest in Egypt
Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to reporters about the violence in Egypt before the daily State Department briefing.
185Aug 9, 2013
U.S. and Russian counterparts spoke about relations between the U.S. and Russia. Among the topics they addressed were including missile defense, Afghanistan, Syria, Iran and North ...
1,112Aug 7, 2013
Faith-Based Community Initiatives
Secretary John Kerry announced that Shaun Casey would lead the launch of the State Department’s Office of Faith-Based Community Initiatives,. Secretary Kerry said the office would help U.S. ...
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