UN Special Envoy

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Call With UN Special Envoy for Syria

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke with UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura and discussed the Special Envoy’s progress on convening a constitutional committee. The Secretary thanked de Mistura for his efforts in de-escalating the military conflict and re-invigorating the political peace process. … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Call With UN Special Envoy for Syria

United States | Decision by Staffan De Mistura To Finish His Tenure as UN Special Envoy for Syria

United States – In his four years and four months as UN Special Envoy for Syria , Staffan de Mistura has worked tirelessly to find a solution to the Syrian crisis, saved lives by working to deescalate the violence that has engulfed the country, and eased suffering by constantly pressing for unhindered delivery of vital … Continue reading United States | Decision by Staffan De Mistura To Finish His Tenure as UN Special Envoy for Syria

United States | Joint Statement on Syria

United States – The text of the following statement on Syria was released by the Governments of Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America. Begin text: We, the Foreign Ministers of Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, and … Continue reading United States | Joint Statement on Syria

Washington, DC | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Humanitarian Organizations on the Situation in Yemen

Washington, DC – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan and USAID Administrator Mark Green met yesterday with international and non-governmental organizations to discuss the humanitarian situation in Yemen, and to brief the group on the Secretary’s certification to Congress under section 1290 of the John S. … Continue reading Washington, DC | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Humanitarian Organizations on the Situation in Yemen

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: ‎At Secretary Michael R. Pompeo’s invitation, he and UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura met privately today in Washington.  They discussed UN progress on forming a constitutional committee. Secretary Pompeo and Special Envoy de Mistura agreed that all parties needed to move ahead … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.  Secretary Pompeo thanked the Crown Prince for Saudi Arabia’s support for northeast Syria’s urgent stabilization needs, its engagement with the Iraqi government, and its … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Pompeo met today in Washington, DC with Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi, who participated in the July 24-26 Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom.  On Yemen, they affirmed the importance of continued support for the … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf bin Alawi

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met yesterday with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths in Washington.  The Special Envoy provided an update on his engagement with all parties on the … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths