12/16/16 – Secretary Kerry’s Call With Mr. Rex Tillerson

Readout Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC December 16, 2016 : The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner:  Secretary Kerry spoke today with Mr. Rex Tillerson, and offered his congratulations on his nomination as Secretary of State. The Secretary offered his personal support, as well as the support of the State Department, for a ...
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10/26/16 – Secretary Kerry Remarks at the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics

Remarks John Kerry Secretary of State Chicago, Illinois October 26, 2016 MODERATOR: It is an honor to welcome a Secretary of State to the University of Chicago. It is part of the mission of the Institute of Politics to facilitate these kinds of opportunities for you to interact with practitioners and leaders, and so we’re ...
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09/29/16 – Secretary Kerry’s Remarks on the Trans-Pacific Partnership

Remarks John Kerry Secretary of State Wilson Center Washington, DC September 29, 2016 SECRETARY KERRY: Jane, thank you for a wonderful introduction. I hugely appreciate your support, your counsel. And obviously, we are living in complicated times. I want to thank you for many, many years of remarkable service to our country. Jane was reminding ...
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08/11/16 – Statement by Secretary Kerry: The Republic of Korea’s Independence Day

Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State The Republic of Korea’s Independence Day August 11, 2016 On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I extend my congratulations to the people of the Republic of Korea on the celebration of your Independence Day on August 15. Our bilateral partnership continues to thrive based on ...
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06/23/16 – Secretary Kerry’s Remarks at the Opening of the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Remarks John Kerry Secretary of State Stanford University Memorial Auditorium Stanford, California June 23, 2016 SECRETARY KERRY:  Thank you so much.  You’re the best.  I love you.  You are terrific. Thank you so much.  Thank you.  (Cheers.)  Patricia, thank you.  Thank you so much.  Good morning, everybody.  Are you all energized?  (Cheers.)  I saw that ...
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06/20/16 – Secretary Kerry’s Statement on World Refugee Day

Statement John Kerry Secretary of State World Refugee Day June 20, 2016 Today, we honor refugees’ resilience and courage. We also recognize the tremendous contributions made by local and international non-governmental organizations on the front lines of delivering life-saving assistance. This year’s commemoration comes at a time when brutal conflicts are forcing record numbers of ...
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03/17/16 – Secretary Kerry’s Press Statement On North Korea’s Reported Missile Launch

Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC March 17, 2016 We have seen reports that North Korea launched a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan.  We are closely monitoring the situation on the Korean Peninsula. We call again on North Korea to refrain from actions that further raise tensions in the region ...
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01/13/16 – Secretary Kerry’s Remarks on the United States Foreign Policy Agenda for 2016

Remarks John Kerry Secretary of State National Defense University Washington, DC January 13, 2016 [ View Video  42’49’’] Thank you. Good morning. Thank you. Thank you very much, Major General Padilla. Thank you, all of you. It’s a great privilege for me to be able to be here today. I’m delighted to be in the presence of ...
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