A careful balance of strength and diplomacy gives us the best chance to reach our common goal, and to do so without having to resort to force.
Secretary Kerry at the Saban Forum, December 7, 2013

Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs Johnnie Carson delivers remarks on finding a lasting solution to instability in the Democratic Republic of Congo at the Brookings Institute in Washington, D.C. on February 12, 2013. A text transcript can be found at http://www.state.gov/p/af/rls/rm/2013/204511.htm

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton delivers remarks on entitled “The U.S. and Europe: A Revitalized Global Partnership” at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C. on November 29, 2012. A text transcript can be found at http://www.state.gov/secretary/rm/2012/11/201223.htm.

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to Deliver Remarks on The U.S. and Europe: A Revitalized Global Partnership

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 28, 2012


On Thursday, November 29, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver remarks entitled The U.S. and Europe: A Revitalized Global Partnership at an event hosted by the Center on the United States and Europe at the Brookings Institution. Brookings President Strobe Talbott will provide introductory remarks. The event will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Brookings Institution.

The event will be open to the press and streamed live.

To RSVP, please call the Brookings Office of Communications at 202.797.6105.

Viewers may follow the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #BISecClinton.

Conversations With America: The Hemispheric Agenda—Democracy, Prosperity, and Social Inclusion

Conversations With America -- The Hemispheric Agenda: Democracy, Prosperity, and Social Inclusion [State Department image/ Public Domain]

Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta Jacobson will hold a conversation with Diana Villiers Negroponte, Senior Fellow, Latin America Initiative, Brookings Institution and Michael Shifter, President, Inter-American Dialogue, on the U.S. government’s foreign policy agenda in the Western Hemisphere. The discussion will be moderated by Cheryl Benton, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs, and will… more »

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton participates in a joint discussion with Israeli President Shimon Peres hosted by The Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C. on June 12, 2012. A text transcript can be found at http://www.state.gov/secretary/rm/2012/06/192200.htm.