Daily Archives: January 26, 2015

Care, Compassion and Respect for our Veterans

Care, Compassion and Respect for our Veterans

Toronto, Ontario
January 23, 2015

Thank you very much Robert. What a lovely introduction by someone I greatly admire. It’s special for me to be here today. You …

East Asia and the Pacific: Exchange of Views on the Human Rights Situation in North Korea

As Prepared for Delivery

Madam Chair and distinguished Members of the Human Rights Subcommittee, it is a great pleasure to meet with you again to discuss the human rights situation in North Korea and discuss …

Member States Promise Big Reforms to the WHO. Can They Deliver?

[Updated] When the Ebola crisis spiraled out of control last spring and summer in West Africa, a number of people wondered why the World Health Organization was seemingly unable to stop it?

The WHO has …

East Asia and the Pacific: Remarks at the Institute of Security and International Studies

Date: 01/26/2015 Description: Assistant Secretary Danny Russel delivers remarks the Institute of Security and International Studies, Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand. - State Dept Image

ASSISTANT SECRETARY RUSSEL: Professor Thitinan, thank you so much for that kind introduction. Hello Bangkok, Sawadee krap. It’s really great to be back in Thailand and it’s really an honor for me to be here …

East Asia and the Pacific: Interview With Nattha Komolvadhin of Program: “Tob Jote”

Date: 01/26/2015 Description: Assistant Secretary Daniel Russel's Interview With Nattha Komolvadhin of Program: ''Tob Jote'' - State Dept Image

Introduction (Thai)

Eight months after the May 22, 2014 coup in Thailand, reactions have come from western countries such as the U.S. and EU that have degraded diplomatic and military relationships in Thailand. But today, …