A state-by-state map of the United States

The Office of Public Engagement created the “State by State map” to help Americans understand the benefits of State Department programs and services to U.S....

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Group of displaced people stand around within a Nigerien security and perimeter.

In the Sahel, terrorists exploit ungoverned spaces and porous borders to attack vulnerable populations. To hinder terrorists' ability to operate in these...

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A victim of a mass rape campaign poses for a photo in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

We mark the fourth International Day to Eliminate Sexual Violence in Conflict and 10 years since the United States under the leadership of former Secretary of...

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A man stands at a podium, in front of him sits the World Cup trophy, behind him flags of many countries hang on the wall.

The 2018 World Cup is in full swing! And while we at DipNote may not be taking sides, some of our embassies and consulates around the world sure know how to...

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Ferris wheel illuminated at night.

Photographs strongly shape our views of the world. To help show the full picture of Iraq, the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad decided to hold a photography contest that...

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Flood waters cover a street, reaching about halfway up small yellow and bright blue cement homes.

A tropical vacation may sound like the perfect getaway this summer, but it comes with a risk: the Atlantic hurricane season. The Atlantic hurricane season...

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