U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian PM Narendra Modi Walking into White House Rose Garden

The United States and the Republic of India jointly announced they will co-host the eighth annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Hyderabad, India on...

A UXO Lao team in Xieng Khouang Province demonstrates an unexploded ordnance (UXO) clearance technique for the author.

In many communities across Southeast Asia, landmines and unexploded ordnance (UXO), such as bombs, artillery shells, and other munitions left behind from past...


As a child, there were dozens of refrigerator magnets in my home showcasing countries from Israel to Spain. My desire to understand the world was later...

Ambassador Mark Green.

On August 3, Ambassador Mark Green was confirmed as USAID's Administrator. Read on to learn more about him. 

Villagers in traditional clothing sit with the American visitors.

The people of Burma made history in November 2015, voting in new, democratically-elected leadership headed by Nobel laureate Aung San...

Secretary Tillerson and regional Foreign Ministers pose for group photo at start of East Asia Summit Minister's Meeting.

U.S. Secretary Rex W. Tillerson traveled to Manila, Philippines on August 5 to participate in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations...

Picture of US Department of State seal

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