Remarks by Vice President Pence at the 6th U.S.-ASEAN Summit

REMARKS BY VICE PRESIDENT PENCE AT THE 6TH U.S.—ASEAN SUMMIT   Suntec Convention Centre Suntec City, Singapore VICE PRESIDENT PENCE:  Your Majesty, your excellencies, it is my honor to join you all here at the 6th Summit between the United States of America and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. Last year, President Trump attended ...
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Mike Pence: The United States seeks collaboration, not control, in the Indo-Pacific

By Mike Pence, vice president of the United States Source: Washington Post Published: November 9, 2018 at 6:19 PM https://www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/opinions/mike-pence-the-united-states-seeks-collaboration-not-control-in-the-indo-pacific/2018/11/09/1a0c330a-e45a-11e8-b759-3d88a5ce9e19_story.html  Last year in Vietnam, President Trump laid out the United States’ vision for a free and open Indo-Pacific. This week, on the president’s behalf, I will lead a delegation to that region to discuss our progress on ...
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Remarks by Vice President Pence on the Administration’s Policy Toward China

October 4, 2018 The Hudson Institute Washington, D.C. 11:07 A.M. EDT THE VICE PRESIDENT: Thank you, Ken, for that kind introduction. To the Members of the Board of Trustees, to Dr. Michael Pillsbury, to our distinguished guests, and to all of you who, true to your mission in this place, “think about the future in ...
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo: Religious persecution in Iran, China must end now

Around the world, adherents from innumerable faith backgrounds suffer similar violations of their most fundamental human rights. Earlier this year, the State Department hosted six United States-based Uighur journalists with Radio Free Asia’s Uighur Service. Their reporting indicates that Chinese authorities are likely detaining, at least, hundreds of thousands of Uighurs and other Muslim minorities in internment camps in Xinjiang.  ...
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Ambassador-at-Large Brownback‘s Remarks on the Release of the 2017 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson Washington, D.C. May 29, 2018 EXCERPTS OF ON-THE-RECORD-BRIEFING Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Sam Brownback On the Release of the 2017 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom AMBASSADOR BROWNBACK:  I want to thank Secretary Pompeo.  I’m grateful to him, to President Trump, Vice President Pence, the administration ...
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Remarks by President Trump at Signing of S. 2155, Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act

THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you very much.  I’d like to begin by saying that based on the recent statement of North Korea, I have decided to terminate the planned summit in Singapore on June 12th. While many things can happen and a great opportunity lies ahead, potentially, I believe that this is a tremendous setback for ...
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Remarks by President Trump At Arrival Of Americans Detained In North Korea

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________           For Immediate Release May 10, 2018 REMARKS BY PRESIDENT TRUMP AT ARRIVAL OF AMERICANS DETAINED IN NORTH KOREA Joint Base Andrews Prince George’s County, Maryland 3:02 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  This is a great honor.  Hopefully everything is going to work out at the highest ...
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Statement from Vice President Mike Pence on the Inter-Korean Summit  

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 27, 2018 Statement from Vice President Mike Pence on the Inter-Korean Summit   The fact that North Korea has come to the table without the United States making any concessions speaks to the strength of President Trump’s leadership and is a clear sign ...
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Statement from Vice President Mike Pence on North Korea

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Vice President FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 6, 2018 Statement from Vice President Mike Pence on North Korea Whichever direction talks with North Korea go, we will be firm in our resolve. The United States and our allies remain committed to applying maximum pressure on the Kim regime to end ...
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Strengthening U.S. Partnerships in the Indo-Pacific for a More Secure and Prosperous Future

By  Susan Thornton  on January 8, 2018 In the first year of the Trump Administration, the United States worked tirelessly with our East Asian and Pacific allies and partners to strengthen cooperation and foster new relationships to address security threats and increase U.S. economic opportunities. As we move forward in 2018, I wanted to take a moment ...
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Vice President Pence to Travel to Republic of Korea, Japan, and Lead Presidential Delegation to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games

Vice President Mike Pence to Travel to Republic of Korea, Japan, and Lead Presidential Delegation to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games Issued on: January 10, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – Vice President Mike Pence and Second Lady Karen Pence will lead the Presidential Delegation to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang and attend the Opening Ceremony on ...
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President Donald J. Trump’s Proclamation on Jerusalem as the Capital of the State of Israel

“My announcement today marks the beginning of a new approach to the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.” – President Donald J. Trump RECOGNIZING JERUSALEM: President Donald J. Trump is following through on his promise to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel and has instructed the State Department to begin to ...
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Remarks by President Trump and President Moon of the Republic of Korea in Joint Press Conference | Seoul, Republic of Korea

Blue House Seoul, Republic of Korea 5:20 P.M. EDT PRESIDENT MOON: (As interpreted.) I extend my heartfelt welcome to the visit by Your Excellency, President Donald Trump, and Madam First Lady to the Republic of Korea. His visit marks the first state visit by the U.S. President to Korea in 25 years. And President Trump ...
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Remarks by President Trump on the Strategy in Afghanistan and South Asia

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release August 21, 2017 Remarks by President Trump on the Strategy in Afghanistan and South Asia Fort Myer Arlington, Virginia 9:02 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you very much.  Thank you.  Please be seated. Vice President Pence, Secretary of State Tillerson, members of the Cabinet, ...
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Deputy Principal Officer Attends provincial Lianghui and Conducts Outreach in Hefei

February 16-17, 2016; Deputy Principal Officer Gwen Cardno, accompanied by Consular Officer Spencer Maguire, attended the Anhui Provincial Annual Plenary Session (LiangHui). During her stay in Hefei, DPO Cardno also met with Anhui People’s Congress Deputy Director Wang Cuifeng, Hefei Executive Vice Mayor Han Bing, Anhui FAO Deputy Director-General Li Changlin. DPO Cardno also toured ...
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CG Smith in Wenzhou

December 16-17, 2015; Consul General Smith, accompanied by Consular Officer Spencer Maguire, travelled to Wenzhou. Their visit included speech at Wenzhou-Kean University, speech at Wenzhou University, Meetings with Vice Mayor Miao, Zhejiang Weiming Environment Protection Co., Green Eyes NGO and Wenzhou Environmental Protection Bureau. They also toured a church and met with church officials.
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Outreach trip to Huangshan

December 9-10, 2015, Outreach Unit Chief Molly Koscina and Consular Officer Spencer Maguire travelled to Huangshan. During their stay, they visited Huangshan Hui Culture Museum, met with Huangshan College Environmental Protection Association, visited Panda Ecological Garden and met with the four Yale Fellows teaching English at Xiuning Middle School.  
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Ambassador Baucus Speaks to Students at NYU Shanghai

Max Baucus United States Ambassador to China Speech to Students at NYU Shanghai October 7, 2014 As Delivered AMBASSADOR BAUCUS:  Thank you, Vice Chancellor Lehman, very much for that very generous introduction. It is very exciting, frankly, to see lots of bright-eyed eager students.  I once went to college myself, and seeing all of you ...
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