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The State Department's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons reflects on resources available to those who encounter a potential instance of...

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A graphic shows the new Consular Affairs Travel Alert website format on a computer, a tablet and a phone.

It shouldn’t be a surprise that I work with a lot of people who, like myself, are passionate about international travel.  We love to travel.  And we want...

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A student attends a protest in Tehran, Iran.

The United States continues to monitor closely the protests and violence in Iran.  This week, Vice President Mike Pence affirmed the United States’ support for...

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In a candid shot, President Trump, Vietnamese Minister for Foreign Affairs and Secretary Tillerson sit at a banquet table. Behind them is a red wall, there are flowers and a candlestick on the table in front of them.

As we move forward in 2018, I wanted to take a moment to highlight some of our work and successes of 2017. 

Photo credit: Jake Lyell for MCC  Manuel Gomes holds his newly acquired land title outside his home on the island of Maio, Cabo Verde. Mr. Gomes was able to obtain his title as a result of investments made as part of the MCC-Cabo Verde Compact

Tourism has been a principal driver of Cabo Verde’s economy over the last 15 years, and the country’s development strategy relies on tourism to generate economic...

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