|—||Secretary Kerry on the 3rd anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake, March 11, 2014|
Secretary Kerry visited the Shrine to the Fallen Heroes on Institutska Street in Kyiv during his visit to Ukraine. The Secretary extended his deepest condolences on behalf of the United States to those who lost loved-ones and honored the dead by placing flowers and a candle at the Shrine.
|—||Secretary Kerry in Kyiv, March 4, 2014|
Look who stopped by the Department of State today! Ben Affleck came to chat about the Great Lakes region of Africa and the Eastern Congo Initiative with Secretary Kerry. Secretary Kerry’s dog Ben just couldn’t resist meeting his favorite actor.
Yesterday, on the anniversary of his first trip as Secretary of State, Secretary Kerry hosted United Kingdom Foreign Secretary William Hague at the Department of State for a working lunch.
|—||Secretary Kerry at The Economist World Ocean Summit, February 25, 2014|
Foreign Secretary William Hague and US Secretary of State John Kerry will host a discussion on ending and preventing sexual violence in conflict situations on 25 February at 1:45 pm EST, at the US Department of State.
Zainab Hawa Bangura, UN Special Representative of the Secretary General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, and Catherine Russell, US Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues, will also participate in the discussion.
The discussion will be moderated by Katherine Weymouth, Chief Executive Officer and Publisher of The Washington Post.
It will focus on the United States, United Nations, and United Kingdom’s joint efforts to prevent and respond to sexual violence in conflict situations and ongoing efforts to protect and empower vulnerable populations during conflict and humanitarian emergencies.
|—||Secretary Kerry on the situation in Ukraine, February 19, 2014|
The Tunisian flag waves in the wind off the Mediterranean Sea on a hill overlooking the Tunisian President’s residence during a visit by Secretary Kerry. You can read more about his trip here!
|—||Secretary Kerry on climate change, February 16, 2014|