The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) observed the International Day of UN Peacekeepers in a ceremony held at its Naqoura headquarters in southern Lebanon. [Photo courtesy of the United Nations)

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A technician uncovers a potential buried improvised explosive device (IED) in Ramadi, Iraq. [Photo Courtesy of Janus Global Operations]

A key component of the United States’ ongoing stabilization efforts in areas of Iraq liberated from the terrorist group known as the Islamic State in Iraq and...

The Harry S. Truman Building, headquarters for the State Department, is seen in Washington, D.C.

President Trump requested $37.6 billion for the Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) budget in Fiscal Year (FY) 2018.


Today, President Donald J. Trump met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.

Picture of US Department of State seal

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