On the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia

Washington, DC, May 17, 2018 – On the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia, the United States stands with people around the world in affirming the dignity and equality of all people regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or sex characteristics. Human rights are universal, and LGBTI people are entitled to the same respect, freedoms, and protections as everyone else.

For the full text of the statement by Secretary Mike Pompeo, please visit the website of the State Department.