Monthly Archives: July 2017

Construction of first border wall segment to begin sooner than expected along Rio Grande

Border securityConstruction of first border wall segment to begin sooner than expected along Rio Grande

By Kiah Collier and T. Christian Miller

Published 1 August 2017

U.S. Customs and Border Protection will begin constructing

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, and National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster, 7/31/2016, #3

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room

4:02 P.M. EDT

MS. SANDERS:  Good afternoon, everyone.  Before we get started, I’d like to bring up National Security Advisor General H.R. McMaster and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin to …

Africa: On the Situation in Mali

The United States condemns recurring violations of the ceasefire that have occurred in Mali between signatory armed groups to the 2015 Algiers Peace Accord. We urge the parties to end hostilities immediately and to strictly …

In Central African Republic, UN peacekeeping chief underscores political solution to end violence

31 July 2017 &#150 The top United Nations peacekeeping official is in the Central African Republic where he today discussed the security situation and the political process, while paying homage to three UN &#39blue helmets&#39 …

Africa: On the Situation in Mali


Press Statement

Heather Nauert

Department Spokesperson

Washington, DC
July 31, 2017


The United States condemns recurring violations of the ceasefire that have occurred in Mali between signatory armed groups to the 2015 Algiers Peace Accord.