Remarks With Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Before Their Meeting

STATE COUNCILOR WANG: (In Chinese.)

SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you. Thank you for being such a gracious host. It is wonderful to see you again after your visit to Washington where …

On the Occasion of Eid al-Fitr

On behalf of the U.S. Department of State, I extend my best wishes to our Muslim friends and partners celebrating Eid al-Fitr.

This holiday marks the end of Ramadan, a …

Secretary Pompeo To Deliver Remarks on Economic Diplomacy at the Detroit Economic Club

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will deliver remarks entitled America’s Economic Revival to the Detroit Economic Club at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan, at 12:40 p.m. on Monday, June 18, …

Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Chinese Officials Including President Xi Jinping, Politburo Member Yang Jiechi, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:

On his first trip to China as U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo met with President Xi Jinping, Politburo Member Yang Jiechi, …

Press Availability With Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi

MODERATOR: (Inaudible.) We welcome you to (inaudible) press conference, (inaudible).

STATE COUNCILOR WANG: (In Chinese.)

MODERATOR: (In Chinese.)

SECRETARY POMPEO: Good evening. I’m delighted to be with you, Councilor Wang. …

Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Costa Rican President Alvarado

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:?

Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Costa Rican President Carlos Alvarado today. Deputy Secretary Sullivan congratulated President Alvarado on …

Concern Regarding Bangladesh’s Counter-Narcotics Campaign

We are concerned by reports that at least 147 people have been killed and 21,000 arrested since early May by Bangladeshi security forces in a nationwide counter-narcotics campaign. We urge …

Burundi President Nkurunziza Intends To Leave Office in 2020

The United States welcomes President Nkurunziza’s recent announcement that he does not intend to seek a fourth term, reaffirming the promise he made to the Burundian people in 2015.

His …