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    State Department Briefing on Human Rights

    Michael Posner briefed reporters after the annual U.S.-China human rights dialogue. He said that human rights in China “continue to deteriorate.” He reaffirmed U.S.…

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    History of Human Rights Policy

    Senior diplomats spoke about the evolution of human rights policy at a day-long conference to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the State Department’s Bureau of Democracy, Human…

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    State Department Annual Human Rights Report

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton released the 2011 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, which examines the status of human rights in countries around the world. She said 2011…

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    International Religious Freedom Report

    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Michael Posner and Suzan Johnson Cook spoke to reporters on the latest congressionally-mandated State Department report on religious freedom around the…

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    Political Transitions in the Middle East

    U.S. State Department officials testified about recent political unrest and violence in the Middle East including in Syria and Egypt. They also talked about the recent agreement…

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    2010 Human Rights Report

    Secretary Clinton spoke to reporters about the release of the State Department’s 2010 Report on Human Rights Practices. After Secretary Clinton’s remarks, Assistant…

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    2010 International Religious Freedom Report

    Secretary Clinton announced the release of the 2010 International Religious Freedom Report. In her remarks she said the report noted that religious freedom was under threat from…

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    Secretary Clinton's Eastern European Trip

    Assistant Secretary Gordon Duguid and Assistant Secretary Posner briefed reporters on Secretary Clinton’s upcoming travel to Kyiv, Krakow, Baku, Yerevan and Tbilisi From July 1 to…

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    U.S.-China Human Rights Talks

    Assistant Secretary Posner spoke to reporters on the U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue. Among the topics he addressed were labor issues, religious freedom, and multilateral…

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    Secretary Clinton on 2009 Human Rights Report

    Secretary Clinton spoke to reporters about the release of the State Department’s 2009 Report on Human Rights Practices. Assistant Secretary Michael Posner from the Bureau of…

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    Global Internet Freedom

    The Human Rights and Law Subcommittee held a hearing titled “Global Internet Freedom and the Rule of Law.” Witnesses focused on censorship of information on the Internet,…

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    State Department Briefing on Internet Freedom

    Senior Advisor for Innovation Alec Ross and Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael Posner spoke to reporters and answered questions on internet freedom and 21st…

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    Administration's Human Rights Agenda for the 21st Century

    Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy and Human Rights Michael Posner talked by remote video from New York City about the administration’s human rights agenda for the 21st…

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    International Religious Freedom Report

    Secretary of State Hilary Rodham Clinton delivered opening remarks on the release of the State Department’s 2009 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom. The report…

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    Heroes and Heroines in Free Expression

    The panel discussed role models, heroes, and heroines in perserving the freedom of expression.

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    Current Situation in Liberia

    The committtee met to discuss the current political unrest and to consider U.S. policy towards Liberia. Members focused on the goal of creating a new policy that seeks to support the…

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    Recent Developments in the West Bank

    The Europe and the Middle East Subcommittee and the Human Rights and International Organizations Subcommittee held a joint hearing to take testimony from administration officials, human…

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