Fireworks are displayed before the MLB Home Run Derby, at Nationals Park, Monday, July 16, 2018 in Washington. The 89th MLB baseball All-Star Game will be played Tuesday.

As sports fans, my colleagues and I here in the State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs are excited that Washington, D.C. is hosting the...

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The view into “No Man’s Land,” where thousands live stranded between Burma’s border fence and Bangladesh. / Anna Slattery, USAID

USAID Administrator Mark Green shares a story from the front lines of the Rohingya humanitarian crisis. Since August 25, 2017, more than 700,000 people...

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Rescue personnel walk out of the entrance to a cave complex where 12 soccer team members and their coach were rescued in northern Thailand.

The recent Thailand cave rescue shined a light on the incredibly complex, dangerous and difficult work undertaken by authorities trying to undertake an evacuation...

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Profile photo of Deputy Secretary Sullivan, standing at podium of large conference room, seated in front of a large group of delegates for the African Growth and Opportunity Forum. Behind the stage are flags of African countries.

The U.S. Department of State is proud to host the 17th annual African Growth and Opportunities Act Forum, commonly known as AGOA, from July 11-12 in Washington, D...

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State Department Sports Envoy plays soccer with children.

With an estimated four billion fans, soccer is the most popular sport in the world. As the finals begin at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, people in every...

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Mexico city.

On July 13, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo makes his first official visit to Mexico, joined by Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, Secretary of...

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will deliver remarks on "Supporting Iranian Voices" on July 22, 2018 at the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, CA.

On Sunday, July 22, Secretary Pompeo will deliver remarks on "Supporting Iranian Voices" at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Center for Public Affairs. His remarks will be delivered as part of a visit with members of the Iranian-American community in the United States. More