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New U.S. assistance will go toward alleviating the Venezuelan people's humanitarian crisis and to bolster democratic governance in the country.
The State Department shines a spotlight on the Iranian regime's deadly suppression of religious freedom among its citizens.
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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.
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U.S. citizens are gearing up for the 2014 midterm elections — the nation-wide voting that takes place midway through the president's four-year term. Currently,...
Voting begins on November 8 in the U.S., where turnout is expected to be high for a historic election. Check throughout the day for photos!