Leaders should listen to their people’s peaceful protests. Instead, the Lukashenka regime charges peaceful demonstrators on fabricated claims of “terrorism” and threatens them with the death penalty. The United States will continue to hold human rights abusers to account.
Unprecedented health threats demand close international cooperation. We strongly advocate for Taiwan to be invited to observe and lend its expertise to solution-seeking discussions at the 75th World Health Assembly.
I departed today for New York City, where I will be meeting with our allies and partners at the
to mobilize action to address global food needs. The U.S. is using our role as UNSC President this month to highlight the dangerous risks of hunger to the world’s most vulnerable.
Special Envoy for Yemen Lenderking and I met with Yemeni Foreign Minister
today. We reiterated U.S. commitment to ending the Yemen conflict and thanked Bin Mubarak for facilitating the first commercial flight from Sana’a since 2016, offering much needed relief.
Glad to meet with Foreign Minister
today to reaffirm the strength of our great partnership with Greece, a key
Ally. I thanked him for Greece's steadfast support of Ukraine. U.S.-Greek ties have never been more consequential.
A new Conflict Observatory will capture and shine a light on open-source evidence of Russia-perpetrated war crimes and other atrocities being committed in Ukraine. We support a range of initiatives to document crimes and bring perpetrators to justice.
I wish my visit to the UAE had been under different circumstances, but as I depart, I reflect on H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed and his lasting legacy. We will continue to build on the extraordinary partnership between the United States and the UAE.
Attorney General Porras’s corrupt acts undermine democracy in Guatemala. Today’s designation sends a strong signal that the U.S. stands with all Guatemalans to encourage accountability, transparency, and respect for the rule of law.
Spoke with Qatar’s Minister of Foreign Affairs
about the tragic loss of Al-Jazeera journalist, Shireen Abu Akleh. We discussed President Putin’s brutal and unprovoked war against Ukraine, and I thanked him for Qatar’s assistance with Iran and Afghanistan diplomacy.
Congratulations to the people of Somalia on the successful completion of their presidential election on May 15, and to
on his victory. The country's leaders now can focus on reforms to achieve our shared goal of a peaceful and prosperous Somalia.
On every trip, there are so many people behind the scenes who handle planning, security, and transportation logistics — they make it all look effortless. To the members of the French Gendarmerie who helped protect me and our delegation: Thank you.