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U.S. works with partners to counter China’s aggressive behavior

The U.S. is seeking to counter the Chinese Communist Party's violations of global norms. See how the U.S. defends the rules-based international order.
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The Charter of the United Nations turns 75

The U.N. charter laid out the principles that guide the United Nations. Learn how this document was shaped, and why it helps ensure the U.N.'s success.
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The U.S. honors a U.N. milestone [video]

As the U.N. marks the 75th anniversary of the signing of its charter, the U.S. affirms the importance of global cooperation for the common good.
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Trump acts to protect U.S. research

President Trump is barring certain Chinese researchers from entering the U.S. See how the Chinese government uses grad students to steal technology.
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Indicted Rwandan arrested for alleged role in genocide

One of the men accused of orchestrating the genocide in Rwanda, Félicien Kabuga, has been captured and will now face justice.
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Countries around the world support Hong Kong’s freedom [infographic]

Countries around the world are coming out in support of Hong Kong's autonomy and freedoms, which are threatened by Beijing's new national security law.
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Pompeo: Beijing is undermining Hong Kong’s autonomy

Learn what Secretary of State Michael Pompeo means when he says Hong Kong no longer maintains its high degree of autonomy from China.
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Lifting arms embargo on Iran will fuel regime’s terrorism

A U.N. arms embargo against Iran's regime will soon expire. Learn why the U.S. is seeking to extend restrictions on the leading state sponsor of terrorism.
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Gandhi Peace Award for 2020 honors two Syrians

The 2020 Gandhi Peace Award recipients have much in common besides their Syrian heritage. Both have braved their native country's war zones to help people.