Washington, DC - Vice President Pence met yesterday with Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters of New Zealand. Vice President Pence expressed his solidarity on behalf of the American people with the people of New Zealand and their leaders for their response to the terror attacks at the two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand in March. 

Washington, DC -  The Iranian regime has taken new steps to advance its nuclear ambitions. The world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism continues to use its nuclear program to extort the international community and threaten regional security.

Washington, DC - Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo: "On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I send my best wishes to the people of Somalia as you celebrate your national day on July 1.  On this day especially, we congratulate all Somalis on your resilience and determination to rebuild your country into a peaceful and prosperous nation.

Washington, DC - On Friday, June 21, 2019, Keith Krach of California was sworn in as Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment.

Washington, DC - Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo: "On behalf of the United States, I send warm wishes to the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo as you celebrate the 59th anniversary of your independence.

Washington, DC - The Sudanese people have a right to freedom of expression and freedom of peaceful assembly. The Transitional Military Council should respect these rights, permit peaceful protests, and avoid any use of violence.