Human Rights Reports

Secretary of State John Kerry presents the 2015 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, Wednesday, April 13, 2016, at State Department in Washington. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

Secretary Kerry Remarks on the Release of the 2015 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

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John Kerry
Secretary of State
Press Briefing Room
Washington, DC
April 13, 2016

SECRETARY KERRY: Good afternoon, everybody. Thanks for being here. I’m going to make a statement and I have to run from here to an NSC meeting on a number of issues, so forgive me if I dash out of here. I’m not trying to avoid you, but Tom will take some questions and I think John’s going to come to the podium and he’ll make some statements. I know there’s some events that you’re curious about and we will be commenting on them, but let me at this moment wait until we do a little more homework with respect to that. [Full Text]