Leigh Hartman

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Intellectual property training helps startups in India

The U.S. is helping entrepreneurs in India build businesses and protect their ideas through the Nexus business incubator in New Delhi.
Jill Biden and President Biden bowing heads before wreath (© Alex Brandon/AP Images)

Biden honors victims of September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks

On the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, President Biden honored those killed and praised the sacrifices of rescuers.
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Building confidence in safe, effective COVID-19 vaccines

The U.S. and partner organizations are debunking misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines as part of an effort to vaccinate the world.
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Vice President Harris outlines ‘optimistic vision’ for Indo-Pacific

On a recent trip to Singapore and Vietnam, Vice President Harris affirmed America's commitment to its Indo-Pacific partners.
Men rushing earthquake victim on stretcher to Coast Guard helicopter (U.S. Coast Guard/Petty Officer 3rd Class Erik Villa-Rodriguez)

U.S. airlifts Haitians to safety after earthquake

The U.S. has provided search and rescue support and other humanitarian aid to Haiti following a devastating earthquake August 14.
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Helping the people of Burma

The U.S. is donating $50 million to support Burmese people displaced by violence while also continuing to fight COVID-19 in Southeast Asia.
Men in front of plane inspecting pallet of boxes containing vaccines (National Task Force Against COVID19/AP Images)

U.S. and ASEAN: Partnering against COVID-19

The United States has provided more than 20 million vaccine doses and nearly $160 million in aid to help ASEAN fight COVID-19.
Man unloading pallet of boxes (© Tiksa Negeri/Reuters)

U.S. vaccine donations top 110 million doses

The U.S. has donated more than 110 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to countries all over the world, with many more doses shipping soon.
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How Russia’s ‘foreign agents’ law silences dissent

Russia uses its "foreign agents" law to silence critics and the media. U.S. rules disclose who is behind the messaging people receive. Know the difference.