A plastic bottle lies among other debris washed ashore on the Indian Ocean beach in Uswetakeiyawa, north of Colombo, Sri Lanka.

On April 22, the United States joins countries around the world in celebrating the 48th annual Earth Day. Earth Day began in the United States in 1970 as a...

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Acting Secretary Sullivan delivers remarks on the release of the 2017 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, at the Department of State at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, DC on April 20, 2018.

Today, the State Department released the 2017 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, also known as the Human Rights Reports. The Human Rights Reports document...

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INL’s senior bureau official, James Walsh, casting an official U.S. vote at the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs.

In Vienna, countries recently met during the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs to tackle the world’s most pressing drug-control challenges. These include, as we in...

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Meet entrepreneurs who bring women into the digital world through empowerment and innovation. Their innovative businesses are examples of the types of...

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Vice President Michael Pence addresses the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru.

U.S. Permanent Representative to the Organization of Americas States (OAS) Carlos Trujillo shares how he worked with Vice President Pence and his team at the...

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Spokesperson Heather Nauert spoke with U.S. Special Envoy for Holocaust Issues Thomas K. Yazdgerdi and Holocaust survivor Zygmunt Rolat.

State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert speaks with U.S. Special Envoy for Holocaust Issues Thomas K. Yazdgerdi and Mr. Zygmunt Rolat, a Polish Jewish...

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