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U.S.-India defense cooperation advances Indo-Pacific security

The U.S. and India's defense partnership is creating jobs and exports in both countries while advancing security. Learn more about the collaboration.
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U.S. Coast Guard partners with South America to battle illegal fishing

As a part of the U.S. Coast Guard's Operation Southern Cross, the USCGC Stone is making its first patrol in the South Atlantic to combat illegal fishing.
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African American trailblazers in diplomacy

Diplomats aren't just white men in pin-striped suits anymore. African Americans challenged that idea, leading to a more diverse, agile U.S. Foreign Service.
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Biden: We will solve global challenges together

In remarks at the State Department, President Biden vows to strengthen U.S. engagement with allies and partners to better tackle pressing global challenges.
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The international community is stronger together [video]

Overcoming the world's most pressing problems requires international cooperation. Watch this video to see how we are stronger together.
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U.S. welcomes India’s role as global leader

The United States supports India's increasing role as a global leader. Learn how the world's largest democracy is advancing Indo-Pacific peace and security.
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Biden ends discriminatory immigration bans

President Biden has revoked an executive order and three proclamations that restricted immigration visas for people from many Muslim and African countries.
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Biden’s America: A ‘strong and trusted partner’

President Biden says the United States will partner with other nations to tackle global challenges. See highlights from his inaugural address.
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Celebrating 20 years of refugee assistance [video]

Through the Julia Taft Fund, the U.S. Department of State has awarded nearly 800 grants to countries around the world to help refugees.