international security

People standing next to U.S. flag and flowers on beach (© David Vincent/AP Images)

D-Day anniversary prompts reflection

Remembering D-Day, a pivotal Allied victory during World War II, links the struggles against tyranny in the 20th and 21st centuries.
Woman in crowd reaching out to receive food aid (© Nicola Marfisi/AGF/Universal Images Group/Getty Images)

Marking 100 days of Vladimir Putin’s war against Ukraine

Here are a few ways the U.S. government and the American people have shown solidarity with Ukraine since Putin invaded Ukraine February 24.
Antony Blinken speaking at lectern (© Carolyn Kaster/AP Images)

How the U.S. advances global prosperity

Secretary of State Antony Blinken outlined the U.S. plan for defending and strengthening the global order to benefit all countries.
Man smiling (Courtesy of Andriy)

Voices of Ukraine: Andriy

Meet Andriy of Crimea, who demonstrated in favor of Ukraine’s sovereignty in 2014 and was imprisoned by Russian forces for his actions.
Illustration of woman with Ukrainian flag around neck and flower crown (State Dept./D. Thompson)

United with Ukraine [April-May 2022]

Check out our latest coverage of the developments in Ukraine and the U.S. response. This article will be updated on a rolling basis.
Kishida Fumio, President Biden and Narendra Modi standing next to one another (© Evan Vucci/AP Images)

Indo-Pacific partners plan fair and prosperous future

President Biden and other Indo-Pacific leaders announced a new economic framework to ensure fair and sustainable economic growth.
Sauli Niinistö, Joe Biden and Magdalena Andersson walking outside White House (© Andrew Harnik/AP Images)

Biden: U.S. welcomes Finland, Sweden’s bids to join NATO

President Biden is hailing the applications of both Finland and Sweden to join NATO, saying the countries would strengthen the alliance.
Collage of flags of Japan, Australia, United States and India (State Dept./Flag images: © Shutterstock)

The Quad: Meeting global challenges

Leaders from the Quad nations of the U.S., Australia, India and Japan will address COVID-19 and other challenges at a summit in Tokyo.
Charred remains of staircase in theater that was bombed (© Alexei Alexandrov/AP Images)

War in Ukraine damages major cultural sites

Russia's bombs are hitting civilians and sites important to Ukraine's history and cultural identity. Find out which sites are damaged.