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Amid global outcry, U.S. expands push to stop forced labor in...

The United States is committed to keeping forced labor out of global supply chains. Learn more about efforts to deter its use in China.
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Giving young refugees a voice in the U.S.

Ahmed Badr, a refugee from Baghdad, created a nongovernmental organization in the U.S. to help other displaced young people express themselves.
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Biden defends democratic values in talks with Russian President Putin

President Biden met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Geneva to discuss areas of cooperation and disagreement between the two countries.
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U.S. allies and partners confront Beijing’s challenges

Democratic nations around the world are calling on the People's Republic of China to act responsibly and respect human rights.
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U.S. is working with Central American leaders to manage migration

Vice President Kamala Harris and the State Department are working to address the root causes of migration, starting with increasing economic opportunities.
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Refugees bring valuable language skills

Many refugees are highly skilled but struggle to find work. Now, an online language teaching service taps into their talents and helps them earn incomes.
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What is Arctic diplomacy and why does it matter?

The U.S. is working with partners on the Arctic Council to address climate change and the changing environment in the Arctic region.
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The United States and UAE partner against ISIS propaganda

The Sawab Center, a joint U.S.-UAE social media and content creation hub, is fighting ISIS propaganda online.
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U.S. returns 523 artifacts to Mexico

Antiquities trafficking is a multibillion dollar, transnational criminal enterprise. Here's what happened when someone smuggled stolen Mexican artifacts.