The Trump administration's latest sanctions bar business with the former Maduro regime while providing safeguards for humanitarian aid to Venezuela.
The Kentucky native brings diplomatic, business and philanthropic experience to a critical and high-profile State Department post.
The U.S. uses diplomacy to defend "unalienable rights" worldwide, Secretary Pompeo says at a celebration of the State Department's anniversary.
Each year numerous U.S. states pass laws on a variety of topics, part of the U.S. system of government that balances state and federal oversight.
Around the globe, the State Department makes the world safer and America stronger. Learn about its history and guiding principles.
The State Department shines a spotlight on the Iranian regime's deadly suppression of religious freedom among its citizens.
The U.S. announces the formation of the Commission on Unalienable Rights to review the vital role of human rights in American foreign policy.
Learn the truth surrounding the Iranian regime's latest disinformation campaign. The United States is setting the record straight.
The U.S. "maximum pressure campaign" on Iran has starved its regional proxies of the funds they need to operate on behalf of the regime.