U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations International Operations Assistant Director Raymond Villanueva addresses the efforts of ICE to protect cultural property, religious items, art, and antiquities, and to mitigate their illicit trafficking both into and outside of the United States.
On June 13-15, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will visit Beijing, China to participate in a series of high-level meetings with Chinese officials. Secretary Johnson will join Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch to co-chair the Second U.S.-China High-Level Joint Dialogue on Cybercrime and Related Issues.
Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson met with Costa Rican Foreign Minister Manuel Gonzalez Sanz to discuss opportunities for bilateral engagement on border security, information sharing, counter-narcotic efforts, and migration flows through Central America.
U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations International Operations Assistant Director Lev Kubiak addresses the international engagement efforts of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson met with Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales to discuss President Morales’ priorities for his administration and the two countries’ continued cooperation on a number of shared economic and security issues.
Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson met with Argentine Minister of Security Patricia Bullrich to discuss continued cooperation in a number of security-related areas, including combating transnational organized crime, law enforcement collaboration, and information sharing.
I am pleased that Congress passed H.R. 644, the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015, signed into law today by President Obama.
On Dec. 9-10, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will be in London to participate in the G6+1 Ministerial. Secretary Johnson will meet with his counterparts from six European Union (EU) Member States (Germany, the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain, and Poland) and with the EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs, and Citizenship to discuss a range of common security-related priorities including efforts to counter terrorism and violent extremism, and to combat transnational crime.
On 13 November, the EU-US Ministerial Meeting on Justice and Home Affairs took place. This is a meeting held twice a year with the aim to oversee the Trans-Atlantic cooperation to fight terrorism and transnational crime.
On November 12-13, Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas will visit Beijing, China to participate in meetings with senior Chinese officials to advance implementation of bilateral commitments on cyber issues and prepare for the first US-China Ministerial Dialogue on Cybercrime and Related Issues in December. Deputy Secretary Mayorkas will also discuss other homeland security-related issues, including counterterrorism, combating transnational crime, and Coast Guard conduct at sea.