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Lebanon

Name Locale Remarks Date
John Foster Dulles Beirut Met with President Chamoun and senior Lebanese officials. May 16–17, 1953
William Pierce Rogers Beirut Met with President Frangieh and senior Lebanese officials. May 3–4, 1971
Henry A Kissinger Beirut Met with President Frangieh and Premier Solh. December 16–17, 1973
Cyrus Roberts Vance Beirut Met with President Sarkis and senior Lebanese officials. February 18, 1977
Cyrus Roberts Vance Beirut Met with President Sarkis and senior Lebanese officials; reviewed the Middle East peace process. August 3, 1977
Cyrus Roberts Vance Beirut Reviewed the Middle East peace process. December 13, 1977
George Pratt Shultz Beirut Attempted to negotiate the withdrawal of foreign forces from Lebanon. April 28, 1983
George Pratt Shultz Beirut Attempted to negotiate the withdrawal of foreign forces from Lebanon. April 30–May 1, 1983
George Pratt Shultz Beirut Attempted to negotiate the withdrawal of foreign forces from Lebanon. May 3–4, 1983
George Pratt Shultz Beirut Discussed the proposed Israeli-Lebanon agreement. May 8, 1983
George Pratt Shultz Beirut Discussed means of withdrawing foreign forces from Lebanon. July 5, 1983
James Addison Baker Zahle Discussed the Middle East peace process and the Taif Accord with President Hrawi. July 23, 1992
Warren Minor Christopher Beirut Discussed the Middle East peace process with Prime Minister Hariri. February 22, 1993
Warren Minor Christopher Zahle Discussed the Middle East peace process. August 4, 1993
Warren Minor Christopher Shtoura Met with Prime Minister Hariri and Speaker Berri; attempted to resolve the Israel-Lebanon conflict. April 24, 1996
Madeleine Korbel Albright Beirut Met with President Hrawi and senior Lebanese officials; addressed Beirut Forum. September 15, 1997
Madeleine Korbel Albright Beirut Met with Prime Minister al-Hoss. September 4, 1999
Colin Luther Powell Beirut Met with President Lahoud, Prime Minister Hariri and Foreign Minister Hammoud. April 15, 2002
Colin Luther Powell Beirut Met with President Lahoud and Foreign Minister Obeid. May 3, 2003
Condoleezza Rice Beirut Met with Prime Minister Seniora and Lebanese political leaders.  Laid a wreath on the grave of former Prime Minister Hariri. July 22, 2005
Condoleezza Rice Beirut Met with Prime Minister Siniora and Lebanese political leaders. February 23, 2006
Condoleezza Rice Beirut Met with Lebanese political leaders. July 24, 2006
Condoleezza Rice Beirut Met with President Suleiman, Prime Minister-designate Siniora, and Lebanese political leaders. June 16, 2008
Hillary Rodham Clinton Beirut Met with President Sleiman and Foreign Minister Salloukh. April 26, 2009
John Forbes Kerry Beirut Met with Prime Minister Tammam Salam. Participated in a round-table with non-governmental organizations. June 4, 2014