Daily Archives: August 1, 2016

Speeches: Religious Extremism in Africa

(As prepared for delivery)

Good afternoon. Thank you, Jennifer, for the warm introduction, and to Richard, Ben, and the terrific teams at CSIS and the U.S Commission on International Religious Freedom for bringing …

Africa: U.S.-Angola Strategic Energy Dialogue in Washington

U.S.-Angola Strategic Energy Dialogue in Washington

Media Note

Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC
August 1, 2016

The U.S. Department of State’s Energy Resource Bureau welcomed a delegation from Angola for the third installment of

Africa: Religious Extremism in Africa

Religious Extremism in Africa


Sarah Sewall
Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights 

Remarks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies
Washington, DC
August 1, 2016

(As prepared for delivery)

Reports continue of “widespread sexual violence” in South Sudan

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IDP’s seek protection in UN base in Juba during government military clashes on 08 July 2016. UNMISS Photo

Continuing reports of “widespread sexual violence” against women and girls around the …

Putting the ‘E’ in Nucl-e-ar: IAEA Develops Online Learning Tools for Member States

Developing a nuclear programme is a major undertaking that requires careful planning, preparation and investment in time, institutions and human resources, and can take at least a decade. Fostering the efficient and safe use of …