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Boxes being loaded into cargo plane (U.S. Government)

As variants surge, a global vaccination push

The United States and international partners are continuing to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates in dozens of countries around the world.
U.S. Coast Guard cutter and fishing vessel at sea (U.S. Coast Guard/Petty Officer 1st Class Nate Littlejohn)

Quad partners help Indo-Pacific countries monitor waters

The U.S. is helping Indo-Pacific partners better monitor their ocean waters to combat illegal fishing and protect resources.
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.
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.
People sorting boxes on pallets (© Serhii Hudak/Ukrinform/Future Publishing/Getty Images)

Pacific countries stand with Ukraine

Numerous Pacific nations are sending humanitarian or military aid to Ukraine in response to Russian President Vladimir Putin's aggression.
Actors wearing elaborate robes and pennants standing on stage (© China Photos/Getty Images)

Celebrating Asian language and culture in the U.S.

The U.S. government is funding translations of old Chinese and Japanese texts as well as studies of other Asian languages.
Antony Blinken, Hayashi Yoshimasa and Chung Eui-yong posing for photo together (State Dept./Ron Przysucha)

Blinken, partners advance Indo-Pacific cooperation

On a recent trip, Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with Indo-Pacific partners to address the COVID-19 pandemic and other challenges.
Circle of outstretched hands (© AP Images)

How the U.S. supports a free and open Indo-Pacific

The U.S. supports a free and open Indo-Pacific and works to improve prosperity, fight climate change and support democracy in the region.
Collage of flags of Japan, Australia, United States and India (State Dept./Flag images: © Shutterstock)

The Quad: Supporting democratic values in the Indo-Pacific

The U.S., Australia, India and Japan are working together to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change and to advance Indo-Pacific security.