Daily Archives: August 7, 2015

East Asians Attitudes Toward LGBT Rights are Rapidly Shifting. But Probably Not Fast Enough

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A Christian protester against the LGBT festival in Seoul, South Korea on June 28, 2015. Credit: Jun Mi

Gunmen seize hostages in deadly attack on M…

NNA – Gunmen stormed a hotel in central Mali on Friday in an apparent attempt t…

Latest from OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine based on information received as of 6 August 2015

This report is for the media and the general public.

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Remarks by the President on the Voting Rights Act

South Court Auditorium

2:27 P.M. EDT

THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you, everybody.  (Applause.)  Thank you.  Thank you s …

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 8/6/15

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room

12:54 P.M. EDT

MR. EARNEST:  Good afternoon, everybody.  Nice to see y&#…

Press Releases: Remarks on U.S.-Vietnam: Looking to the Future

Well, good afternoon and welcome, everybody. (Applause.) This is an r&…

East Asia and the Pacific: Remarks With Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister/Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh

FOREIGN MINISTER MINH: (Via interpreter) Secretary John Kerry, members of the press and media…

PRESS RELEASE: Participation of the IGAD Plus Peace Process


Addis Ababa, August 7, 2015: The members of IGAD PLUS express their collective commitment t…