271Mar 29, 2013
Promoting Democracy and Prosperity in Africa
African leaders spoke about promoting democracy and African prosperity. Among the topics they addressed were efforts to build democratic institutions following periods of civil war and strife, ...
232Dec 19, 2012
Conflict in Eastern Congo, Panel 2
Witnesses testified about the conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Rwanda’s involvement in the eastern Congo, where U.N. Security Council experts had alleged Rwandan ...
202Dec 19, 2012
Conflict in Eastern Congo, State and Defense Officials
State and Defense Department officials testified on the conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Rwanda’s involvement in the eastern Congo, where U.N. Security Council ...
8,855Dec 11, 2012
Conflict in Eastern Congo
Witnesses testified on the conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Rwanda’s involvement in the eastern Congo, where U.N. Security Council experts had alleged Rwandan support ...
247Dec 5, 2012
Political Instability in Mali
Government officials and policy researchers testified on political instability in Mali. They said Mali was battling three interrelated political, security, and humanitarian crises that needed ...
255Jul 7, 2011
South Sudan Independence
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice and two other members of her upcoming delegation to South Sudan for a ceremony. South Sudan was to officially declare its independence from the ...
159Jan 11, 2011
South Sudan Independence Referendum
Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Johnnie Carson and Ambassador Princeton Lyman briefed reporters on the Southern Sudan independence referendum. They said the voting in South Sudan was ...
203Jun 14, 2010
Assistant Secretary Carson on Sub-Saharan Africa Issues
State Department officials spoke about the issues and challenges of U.S. relations with Sub-Saharan Africa. Ambassador Cochran outlined the Africa policy priorities of the Obama administration ...
49Mar 12, 2010
Special State Department Briefing on Somalia
Officials spoke to reporters about the military and political stalemate in Somalia. They urged the Somali Transitional Federal Government (TFG) to be more inclusive of various groups and ...
49Jul 30, 2009
Secretary Clinton's Trip to Africa
Johnnie Carson briefed reporters about Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s trip to the African nations of Kenya, South Africa, Angola, DR Congo, Nigeria, Liberia and Cape Verde from August ...
19Aug 11, 1998
State Department Daily Briefing
Mr. Foley, Assistant Secretary Kennedy and Deputy Asst. Secretary Carson talked with reporters about the bombings of U.S. embassies in Tanzania and Kenya, the casualties, the rescue ...