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March 14, 2014

Saving Syria and Its Children

On February 10, the children at a United Nations’ school in Muzeirib, Syria, were among an ever shrinking group of… more
March 6, 2014

#StrongDiplomacy: Secretary Kerry's AIPAC Speech in 12 Tweets

On March 3, 2014, Secretary of State John Kerry spoke before an enthusiastic crowd of 14,000 people at the annual… more
February 1, 2014

Syrian Women: Critical Partners for Peace

As negotiations to halt the violence in Syria continue, I am reminded daily of the essential role that Syrian women… more
January 28, 2014

GIST Initiative Helps Young Woman Innovator ‘Swim’ to Success

Over the past decade, technology has revolutionized how we take care of our personal health and wellness. With new apps… more
January 23, 2014

One Million Trees Planted in Morocco

First, think of something that provides shade from the sun, helps soil quality, absorbs carbon dioxide, and can be a… more
January 17, 2014

Raising Women's Voices in Syria's Conflict

Reem Halibi joined the Syrian revolution early. A student at the University of Aleppo when the revolution started, she was… more
January 14, 2014

Reaching Out to Syrian Refugees in Iraq

To date, the United States is at the forefront of the humanitarian response to the conflict in Syria, providing more… more
January 8, 2014

Coping with Conflict: Helping Syrians Overcome the Trauma of War

As the brutal conflict in Syria nears its third year, 9.3 million people now find themselves in need of humanitarian… more
January 7, 2014

Syrian Journalists Visit the United States

The International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) program is the U.S. Department of State's premier professional exchange program. Since 1940, the… more

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July 10, 2008

Kosovo: A New Chapter Begins

About the Author: Henrietta H. Fore is Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development and Director of Foreign Assistance… more
July 9, 2008

U.S. Policy Toward Iran

VIEW VIDEO | Full Text Today, before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs William… more

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