International Cooperation

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U.S.-affiliated university in Vietnam welcomes its first students

By giving its students the tools to tackle 21st-century problems, Fulbright University Vietnam hopes to produce the next generation of Vietnam's leaders.
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An unshakable commitment: The U.S. and NATO

Every American president since Harry Truman, who championed NATO's creation in 1949, has reaffirmed the United States' commitment to the principle of collective defense.
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More than 50 countries support Venezuela’s Juan Guaidó

The governments of countries around the world are formally recognizing Juan Guaidó as the interim president of Venezuela.
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Pompeo: U.S. will continue to lead fight against ISIS

The U.S. will continue to lead a global coalition that has achieved major successes against ISIS and is working to prevent the terrorist group's resurgence.
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Expressions of freedom in Berlin [infographics]

As the world celebrates the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, here are some notable quotes about freedom from the past and today to share.
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The speech that helped bring down the Berlin Wall

In 1987, President Reagan called upon Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the wall dividing Germany and Europe.
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Berlin Wall: From its start to its demise

The Berlin Wall stood as a symbol of the political and economic divisions splitting not only the city and Germany but also Europe itself.
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Boosting energy security in the Indo-Pacific

The U.S. works with Indo-Pacific nations through private- and public-sector partnerships on energy projects in the region.
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Promoting security cooperation in the Indo-Pacific

The United States is an Indo-Pacfic nation, and is committed to working with partners and allies to ensure a free and open Indo-Pacific.