Secretary Blinken

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An opportunity to encourage responsible business practices

The State Department is asking people worldwide for suggestions on how best to encourage responsible business.
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U.S. spotlights human rights abuses worldwide

The State Department issued its 2021 human rights report, which informs efforts to prevent violations around the world.
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State Department’s historic plan to advance equity in U.S. foreign policy

Learn more about the Biden-Harris administration's efforts to ensure racial minorities and underserved communities are protected worldwide.
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Beijing reins in Hong Kong

The People's Republic of China is expanding its repression in Hong Kong, encroaching on freedoms it once promised to protect.
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Advancing security and prosperity for Israelis and Palestinians

On a recent trip, Secretary Blinken advanced long-standing U.S. relationships with North African partners and encouraged peace.
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United with Ukraine [February-March 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.
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Biden, NATO allies pledge billions in new Ukraine aid

During his first trip to Europe since Russia invaded Ukraine, President Biden unveiled actions to hold Putin accountable for war atrocities.
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U.S. rules Burmese military’s attacks on Rohingya genocide

The U.S. recognizes the gravity of the atrocities against the Rohingya and is working to promote accountability for those responsible.
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U.S. COVID-19 vaccine donations top 500 million worldwide [video]

U.S. COVID-19 vaccine donations are supporting vaccination efforts in countries around the world. The U.S. has now shipped 500 million doses.