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Graphic with data on defeating ISIS (State Dept./D. Thompson)

Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS weighs next steps

International partners are gathering in Washington on November 14 to plan for continuing counterterrorism efforts after the defeat of ISIS.
People gathered around statue (© Markus Schreiber/AP Images)

Expressions of freedom in Berlin [infographics]

As the world celebrates the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, here are some notable quotes about freedom from the past and today to share.
Ronald Reagan waving, with East German flag behind him on other side of gate (© Ira Schwartz/AP Images)

The speech that helped bring down the Berlin Wall

In 1987, President Reagan called upon Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the wall dividing Germany and Europe.
Photo of Pompeo with text about importance of veterans and service (© Mary Altaffer/AP Images)

November 11: A celebration of military veterans [infographic]

Veterans Day is a November federal holiday in the United States that celebrates those who have served in the armed forces.
Statement on risk of human trafficking near Venezuela, photo of woman on phone covering her eyes (© Dolores Ochoa/AP Images)

The risk of human trafficking for Venezuelan women [infographic]

At a conference on the Venezuelan Refugee and Migrant Crisis, a State Department official laid out the dangers to women caused by the former Maduro regime.
Row of people on panel with photo of two people projected behind them (State Dept.)

The unsung, heroic U.S. diplomats of World War I

Learn about the heroes of the State Department who risked their lives to establish diplomacy during World War I — and how their legacy lives on.
People watching man swing pickax against wall covered with graffiti (© Robert Wallis/Corbis/Getty Images)

Berlin Wall: From its start to its demise

The Berlin Wall stood as a symbol of the political and economic divisions splitting not only the city and Germany but also Europe itself.
Photo of Secretary Pompeo and remarks about China's predatory economic practices (© Mary Altaffer/AP Images)

Secretary Pompeo on China [infographic]

Secretary Pompeo says the U.S. has long cherished its friendship with China, but "it is no longer realistic" to ignore their fundamental differences.
Artist's rendering of new memorial (Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian)

Native American Veterans Memorial coming to Washington

In 2020, a new memorial will honor the stories and sacrifices of Native American soldiers and their families from across the United States.