10/14/15 – International Religious Freedom Report

International Religious Freedom
John Kerry

Secretary of State
Press Briefing Room
Washington, DC
October 14, 2015

SECRETARY KERRY: Well, today we present the department’s International Religious Freedom Report for 2014.

And I particularly want to thank David Saperstein and his entire team for producing a report that reflects a vast amount of objective research and that will provide a uniquely valuable resource for anybody who cares about religious freedom in all of its aspects. And I am very grateful for David’s willingness to come on board. He has provided important new energy and focus on this, is building a terrific team, and I think you’re going to hear more and more from the Department with respect to our fight to protect people’s right to exercise religious freedom. [Full Text]