Russia's state-owned media remain loyal to the government and stifle opposing views. The outlets spread disinformation about other nations.
The U.S. is strengthening efforts to deter the People's Republic of China's use of forced labor in Xinjiang. Learn about these new steps.
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met with European allies to discuss their union and ways to guard against possible Russian aggression.
The August 8, 1988, uprising continues to inspire calls for democracy in Burma. The United States has long supported Burma's democratic aspirations.
The United States and partner nations support the Burmese people's calls for democracy. Learn more about efforts to deter human rights violations in Burma.
The United States and partner nations have sanctioned Belarusian officials in an effort to deter the regime's human rights violations.
The U.S. is sanctioning Russian intelligence and others for malign activities, including attempting to undermine the 2020 U.S. election.
The United States and international partners are sanctioning Chinese government officials for violating rights of Uyghurs and other minorities in Xinjiang.
The United States is imposing sanctions on Burmese officials responsible for attacks on protesters calling for restoration of the country's democracy.