Coronavirus

Latest news from the CDC on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
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Supporting a stable and prosperous future for Palestinians

The United States is helping build a better future for Palestinians while also boosting efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
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U.S. and COVAX: Vaccinating the world

The U.S. is working with international partners to support distribution of safe and effective vaccines against COVID-19. Learn about this global effort.
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U.S. leadership bolsters global fight against COVID-19

The United States is working with international partners to make COVID-19 vaccines available to everyone, everywhere. Learn more about this global effort.
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The show goes on at these American jazz venues

April is Jazz Appreciation Month. Learn how three important American jazz venues are bringing their music to audiences around the world.
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U.S. and partners seek to deter human rights violations

The United States has issued its annual human rights reports, documenting abuses worldwide. Learn about U.S. efforts to deter violations.
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American Christians find renewal during Lent

Lent, the 40 days leading up to Easter, is a time of spiritual renewal for Christians that includes prayer and giving to others, even in a pandemic.
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U.S.-Belgium partnership is on front lines of COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Pfizer's production facility in Flanders, Belgium, manufactures and delivers COVID-19 vaccine to customers around the globe.
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USAID makes hand-washing more accessible

Read on to find out how USAID is making hand-washing, a critical part of preventing the spread of COVID-19, more accessible in developing countries.
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Report: Governments target critics during COVID-19

Authoritarian governments are using the COVID-19 pandemic to justify restrictions on speech and punishments against critics, Human Rights Watch says.