The United States strongly condemns the September 4 detention of the Deputy Chairman of the?Crimean Tatar Mejlis, Nariman Dhezlal, and at least 45 other Crimean Tatars by Russian occupation authorities in Crimea.? We call on the Russian occupation authorities to release them immediately.? This is the latest in a long line of politically-motivated raids, detentions, and?punitive measures against?the Mejlis and its leadership, which has been targeted for repression for its opposition to Russia’s attempted annexation of Crimea.? As the United States reaffirmed during the August 23 Crimea Platform Summit, Crimea is Ukraine, and the United States is unwavering in its support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Washington, DC (STL.News) The U.S. Department of State is partnering with the University of Alaska-Fairbanks Center for One Health Research to host the virtual international conference, One Health, One Future, April 6-11, 2021. Organizers expect this […]
Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department Of State released the following statement: Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Keith Krach will travel to Luxembourg, Estonia, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Portugal, Spain, and […]
Washington, DC (STL.News) Special Envoy for the Northern Triangle Ricardo Zúniga will travel to El Salvador from May 10-12, 2021. Special Envoy Zúniga will meet with Salvadoran government officials, as well as representatives from the private […]