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June 6, 2013

Afghanistan: Far from the NBA Finals, Another Tournament Came to Kandahar

The NBA Finals are getting underway in Miami, but another highly anticipated tournament recently came to Kandahar, Afghanistan. This March,… more
May 27, 2013

Remembering Our Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day

On Memorial Day, we remember the men and women who gave their lives in service to our country. "They are… more
May 10, 2013

Snapshots From Abroad

Representing America is something that every employee at the State Department takes pride in. Our work takes us to all… more
April 24, 2013

Secretary Kerry's Meetings in Brussels

Following a busy Tuesday at NATO, Secretary of State John Kerry continued to meet with foreign leaders today in Brussels.… more
April 8, 2013

Secretary Kerry Visits Istanbul

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry makes his second visit to Turkey. more
April 6, 2013

Deadly Attack in Zabul Province, Afghanistan

Our State Department family is grieving over the loss of one of our own, an exceptional young Foreign Service Officer,… more
March 26, 2013

Secretary Kerry Travels to Afghanistan

On March 25-26, 2013, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry traveled Kabul, Afghanistan, where he met with Afghan President Hamid… more
March 8, 2013

Shoulder to Shoulder: Delivering Real Results for Women and Girls

Working to promote gender equality and women's empowerment around the world can be a challenge. There are difficult days when… more
February 8, 2013

Secretary Kerry's First Week

Today's photo of the week is not just one, but several photos we selected highlighting Secretary Kerry's first week at… more
September 4, 2012

ABCs: Building Blocks for Better Relations

Strategically located at the heart of Central Asia (it alone borders every other country in the region), Uzbekistan just marked… more
August 30, 2012

A Conversation With Afghan Women in Nangarhar Province

During my first trip to Afghanistan as Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues, I was struck by something one woman said… more


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April 17, 2014

The Way Forward in Ukraine

Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Geneva, Switzerland, on April 16-17 to participate in bilateral meetings and a multilateral… more