Daily Archives: August 1, 2017

Press Releases: Remarks at a Press Availability

MS NAUERT: Hi, everybody. How are you today?

QUESTION: Good.

MS NAUERT: Look who I brought. (Laughter.) Secretary Tillerson joins us today.

QUESTION: Welcome to our briefing room.

MS NAUERT: Yes.

QUESTION: Who is – …

Public Statement by Chair of Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict

At its sixty-sixth meeting, on 22 June 2017, the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict, in connection with the examination of the fifth report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict …

In South Sudan, UN peacekeeping chief urges an end to fighting to give peace process 'better chance'

1 August 2017 &#150 The conflict in South Sudan has to end in order to give the peace process there &#8220a better chance of success,&#8221 the top United Nations peacekeeping official said today, kicking off …

Nuclear power project abandoned as energy landscape changes, costs escalate

Nuclear powerNuclear power project abandoned as energy landscape changes, costs escalate

Published 1 August 2017

On Monday, after working nine years to expand a nuclear power plant in South Carolina, Santee Cooper and SCE

ISIS and climate change leading security threats: Global survey

Threat perceptionISIS and climate change leading security threats: Global survey

Published 1 August 2017

People around the globe identify ISIS and climate change as the leading threats to national security, according to a new