UN deploys drones for peacekeeping in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
SOURCE: UN Stabilization Mission in DRC (MONUSCO)

United Nations is deploying drones to support its peacekeeping mission in vast areas of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where the long-running armed conflict has killed millions since…

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Transcript: Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta’s remarks on the Westgate Mall terrorist attack – Sept. 24, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on the terrorist attack in the Westgate Mall in Nairobi. The address was televised on NTV Kenya on Tuesday,…

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Transcript: Kenya Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed’s interview with PBS News Hour on the Westgate mall attack – Sept. 23, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Partial transcript of remarks by Kenya Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed on the Westgate mall terrorist attack. The interview was aired on PBS News Hour on Monday, Sept. 23,…

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Somalia-based Al Shabaab terrorists storm Nairobi mall, death toll at 62

Monday, September 23, 2013
Heavy black smoke billowing out of the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya on Sept. 23, 2013. SOURCE: Kenya Red Cross via Twitter

Between 10 to 15 terrorists, heavily armed with hand grenades and high-power weapons, stormed the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya shortly after noon on Saturday, killing dozens of…

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John Kerry confirmed as next Secretary of State

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) was confirmed by his Senate colleagues to become the next Secretary of State on Jan. 29, 2013. SOURCE: Foreign.Senate.gov

Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry was confirmed by the Senate today to serve as the next Secretary of State. The Senate overwhelmingly approved Kerry’s nomination with a 94 to…

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Transcript: Clinton’s responses to Sen. Ben Cardin’s question on the flow of weapons from Libya to neighboring countries in North Africa

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Transcribed and edited by Jenny Jiang Partial transcript of Q&A between Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the attacks against the U.S. consulate in…

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Third presidential debate transcript: President Barack Obama on Pakistan & violent extremism

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Edited by Jenny Jiang Excerpts from the third and final presidential debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida on Oct. 22, 2012 Transcript of President Barack Obama’s…

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Third presidential debate transcript: President Obama on America’s role in the world

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Transcribed and edited by Jenny Jiang Excerpts from the third and final presidential debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida on Oct. 22, 2012 Transcript of President…

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Transcript: Libyan President Mohamed Yousef El-Magariaf’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 27, 2012

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Transcribed and edited by Jenny Jiang based on English translations provided by the United Nations. Transcript of remarks by Libyan President Mohamed Yousef El-Magariaf at the United Nations General Assembly…

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Secretary of State Clinton hints Benghazi attack might be linked to Al Qaeda in North Africa

Friday, September 28, 2012
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton delivers remarks on the Sahel at the United Nations in New York, New York on September 26, 2012. SOURCE: State.gov

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton suggested this week that Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb may have been been involved the Benghazi terrorist attack that killed four Americans,…

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