International Security

Close-up of several Iranian flags (© Morteza Nikoubazl /Reuters)

More countries join U.S. efforts to curb Iran’s terrorist campaign

Here's what countries in Central America, Europe, Africa, South Asia and Southeast Asia have done to thwart the Iranian regime's global campaign of terror.
Gate topped with barbed wire, open slightly to barren concrete-covered space (State Dept.)video

The effect of maximum pressure by U.S. on Iran’s regime [video]

U.S. sanctions have deprived Iran's regime of billions of dollars that would otherwise have been used to fund wars and sow terror in the region.
South Korean and U.S. flags spread out among a large gathering of people (© Ahn Young-joon/AP Images)

Timeline of U.S.-South Korean relations

The U.S. led the U.N. coalition that stopped North Korea's invasion of South Korea in 1950 and helps defend it today while working on denuclearization.
Lines of soldiers marching (© Vahid Salemi/AP Images)

U.S.: Iran’s ‘Guard Corps’ is a terrorist organization

By designating the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist organization, the U.S. now has more tools to counter Iran's global campaign of terrorism.
Conference room with NATO seal on floor (State Dept.)video

Secretary Pompeo marks NATO’s historic role as force for peace [video]

Since NATO's founding, its role has been to serve as a force for peace, Secretary Pompeo says at an observance of the alliance's 70th anniversary.
Two rows of seated foreign ministers at NATO meeting (© Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP Images)

70 years of security through NATO

European and North American NATO leaders gather in Washington to celebrate the world's strongest alliance, one bound by shared history, values and goals.
Man in suit walking past display of missiles (© Al Drago/Reuters Pictures)

U.S. strategy in Iran yields results

The U.S. continues to pressure the Iranian regime to end its destructive behavior and bring about peace in the region and relief for the Iranian people.
A woman searching for mines in grass (MAG)

Clearing of bombs makes way for new beginnings

The Department of State releases its annual report on mine removal activities from Iraq to Southeast Asia to coincide with Mine Awareness Day on April 4.
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NATO celebrates 70th anniversary [video]

Learn how NATO members have prospered through their commitment to keep each other safe and the ability to adapt to new security challenges.