Secretary Blinken

Close-up of Antony Blinken merging with stars on U.S. flag (© Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

Blinken: America will lead with our values

The United States will work with partners and allies to tackle global problems and base its foreign policy on American values.
Antony Blinken (right) and person with laptops sitting at conference table, with TV screen on wall (State Dept./Freddie Everett)

In Yemen, U.S. seeks peace, provides humanitarian aid

The U.S. has pledged an additional $191 million in humanitarian aid to help the people of Yemen and is committed to efforts to end the war.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaking while sitting at table with U.S. and Mexican flags in background (© Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Images)

Blinken’s first trip reaffirms relationships with Canada and Mexico

Secretary of State Antony Blinken reaffirmed the United States' relationships with its northern and southern neighbors during his first virtual trip.
Circular panels display photographs and text at museum (Courtesy of the National Museum of American Diplomacy)

Exchange students discover diplomacy through virtual simulations

The State Department's National Museum of American Diplomacy is using online simulations to teach students worldwide how diplomacy works.
Woman in mask receiving vaccination (© Thanassis Stavrakis/AP Images)

U.S. supports global COVID-19 response efforts

The United States is working with the international community to expand the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines around the world.
Antony Blinken (© Demetrius Freeman/Washington Post/Getty Images)

Meet America’s new secretary of state: Antony Blinken

Antony Blinken says his vision of America is steeped in his relatives' past as refugees. Learn more about the new secretary of state.