Young men and women shoveling debris in bombed-out building (© Roman Hrytsyna/AP)

500 days of Ukrainian resilience

The war has made heroes of everyday people in Ukraine. Meet a few of them as Ukraine has passed the 500th day since Russia's invasion.
Illustration of woman wearing blue-and-yellow floral wreath and cloak (State Dept./D. Thompson)

United with Ukraine [April–June 2023]

Check out our latest coverage of the developments in Ukraine and the U.S. response. This article will be updated on a rolling basis.
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Take a behind-the-scenes look at state dinners, as the White House...

State dinners have several elements, including a VIP guest list, delicious cuisine and high fashion. Read on for a behind-the-scenes look.
Antony Blinken at lectern in front of U.S. and Indian flags (© Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Blinken celebrates ‘deep bonds’ connecting U.S. and India

The U.S.-India partnership enhances life in both countries. Learn more about their close ties and productive cooperation.
People walking in flooded street guiding inflatable boat with others riding inside (© Olexander Kornykov/Vgoru Media)

U.S. sends aid to Ukraine following destruction of Kakhovka Dam

The U.S. is sending emergency aid to Ukraine after the destruction of a dam displaced thousands. Learn about U.S. support for relief efforts.
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Protecting the Caribbean from climate change

Vice President Harris highlighted several new initiatives as part of the U.S.-Caribbean Partnership to Address the Climate Crisis 2030.
Samba Diamanka sitting in radio studio (Courtesy of Samba Diamanka)

Demonstrating the power of a free press

Several reporters from Africa recently visited the U.S. through the Murrow program to learn more about how independent media outlets operate.
Boy holding Ukrainian flag at side of road as other children climb on small building (© Bernat Armangue/AP)

Blinken: Russia’s war against Ukraine a ‘strategic failure’

Russia is worse off — militarily, economically and geopolitically — than it was before its full-scale invasion of Ukraine.
Two U.S. Navy doctors in uniform helping Sudanese evacuee off ship (© Amr Nabil/AP)

U.S. announces additional funding for people of Sudan and neighboring countries

The United States is providing $246 million in humanitarian aid to help the people in Sudan and four neighboring countries.