Team USA Paralympics participate in a welcome ceremony in South Korea.

A record number of 670 athletes will participate in the 2018 Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea this month.

March is Women's History Month. 2018 marks the 100th anniversary of DSS Couriers.

The Diplomatic Security Service honors the women of the Diplomatic Courier Service in the first of a two-part series in commemoration of Women’s History Month,...

Soldiers from Fort Riley, Kansas, ill with influenza at a hospital ward at Camp Funston.

This year seems on track as a particularly difficult flu season in the United States, with outbreaks across the country. The past reminds us that we have come far...

A graphic including a photo of a hammock on a beach, with the hashtag #TravelSafetyGoals

Are you planning to travel abroad this year for Spring Break? Research before you go! This simple checklist will help you prepare and stay safe while traveling....

Avian influenza surveillance at Bangkok’s Klongtoey Market. / Richard Nyberg, USAID

Building local expertise to prevent, detect and respond to infectious disease threats before they spillover from animals to people

Special Agent Eric Song (center) linked up with Special Agent Karyn Grey (left) and Special Agent Cory Thomas (right) at the biathalon centre in Jinbu, South Korea. The special agents supported security efforts at the 2018 Winter Olympics, Feb. 8, 2018.

DSS Agent Eric Song grew up in Seoul, South Korea, and during the 2018 Winter Olympics spent many hours on the slopes where Olympians vied for gold.

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