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U.S. hosts forum to advance Indo-Pacific prosperity

The U.S. and Vietnam are hosting a forum to promote economic development in the Indo-Pacific, furthering U.S. efforts to enhance opportunity in the region.
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Pompeo to Three Seas Initiative: ‘America is with you’

European nations can improve their citizens' lives through private sector investment in infrastructure, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo said.
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Guidance for U.S. tech aims to stop misuse by repressive regimes

The U.S. has issued new guidance to help companies identify and stop sales of technology that could be used to support oppressive regimes.
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Pompeo: U.S. and Greece celebrate strong alliance

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo visited Thessaloniki and Crete in Greece to support many U.S.-Greece partnerships for the future.
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U.S. opposes forced labor in Xinjiang

The United States is blocking goods made with forced labor in China and sanctioning the organizations responsible for Uyghur oppression and abuse.
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Illegal fishing threatens food supplies, livelihoods

Illegal fishing costs countries around the world billions each year. Learn more about how the U.S. is helping combat this practice.
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Chinese fishing fleet threatens Galápagos Islands’ wildlife

The People's Republic of China supports fishing fleets that threaten wildlife and local economies, including near the Galápagos Islands.
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Pompeo: The free world must triumph over China’s tyranny

U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo says free nations must change their approach to China. See how the CCP is threatening prosperity and security.
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China’s economic blitzkrieg

The Chinese Communist Party is leveraging its economic power to exert influence around the globe and to try to make the world safe for dictatorship.