Office Of The Spokesman

Thursday, July 2, 2015 - 08:16
Ambassador Thomas A. Shannon, Counselor of the Department of State, will lead a U.S. interagency delegation, including representatives from the Department of State, the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Department of Homeland Security, and the Department of Justice, to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, July 6-10, 2015.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 06:03
Secretary of State John Kerry welcomes Chilean Foreign Minister to Washington, D.C.
Friday, June 13, 2014 - 07:58
As a concrete manifestation of our continued support for the OAS and its important work in the Americas, the United States endorsed the General Assembly’s approval of a 1.5% increase to the Organization's 2015 program budget.
Saturday, September 15, 2012 - 00:00
The Administration's Small Business Network of the Americas (SBNA) will promote business development and entrepreneurship by micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSME) and encourage greater trade among these businesses throughout the Hemisphere.
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 00:00
Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero will travel to Costa Rica, Guatemala and Honduras from November 28 to December 2 to discuss democracy and human rights, citizen security, and youth issues.
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 00:00
Representatives from the United States and Mexico met in Washington, DC, on August 30 and 31 to begin formal negotiations on a transboundary energy agreement. The agreement is intended to govern the disposition and regulation of hydrocarbon reservoirs tha
Thursday, August 12, 2010 - 00:00
Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Arturo A. Valenzuela will travel to China August 16-20 for the fourth round of U.S - China sub-dialogues on Latin America.
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 - 00:00
The United States has provided $100,000 in disaster assistance to support the local purchase and delivery of emergency relief supplies for disaster-affected populations in Mexico.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 - 00:00
We are proud to have supported Nicaragua's success, as well as similar programs in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras with more than $31 million in aid that has helped Central America become the first region in the world to become "impa
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 - 00:00
The United States welcomes and commends Nicaragua's successful completion of its humanitarian mine action program.