News Today - Latest Breaking News and Updates - Part 1154

Remarks With United Nations Secretary-General-designate Antonio ...

SECRETARY KERRY: Good morning, everybody. I am extremely pleased to welcome here the new secretary-general of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, who brings very, very special and important skills to this job at this particular moment in time. He has...Read More

On the Release of a U.S. Citizen

On behalf of everyone at the State Department, I welcome the reports of the release of Wallead Yusuf Pitts Luqman, a U.S. citizen, who had been detained in Yemen for more than a year and a half.?My team and I have been focused on Wallead's detention si...Read More

Secretary Kerry Travels to Antarctica, New Zealand, Oman, United Arab ...

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Antarctica, New Zealand, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Morocco, and Peru from November 10 - November 18.From November 10-12, Secretary Kerry will travel to Antarctica, where he will visit McMurdo Station,...Read More

Panama’s National Day

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I offer warm congratulations to the people of Panama as you observe the 113th anniversary of your nation's independence on November 3.Panama and the United States share a long history of...Read More

Remarks at Swearing-In Ceremony for U.S. Ambassador to the Republic ...

SECRETARY KERRY: Ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests, mabuhay.AUDIENCE: Mabuhay.SECRETARY KERRY: I'm happy really happy to welcome everybody. What a crowd. This is amazing. Are you running for office? (Laughter.)AMBASSADOR KIM: Next job.SECRETAR...Read More