The Harry S Truman Building, the headquarters of the U.S. Department of State, is pictured.

“Press Office, this is Zack, how can I help you?” Zackery Dean, a junior from George Mason University, answers the phone in the State Department’s Bureau of...


In Buenos Aires, Argentina, Vice President Mike Pence visited the Metropolitan Cathedral to lay a wreath at General San Martin's tomb and visit their memorial to...

Vice President Pence sits with Chilean president Michelle Bachelet.

Vice President Mike Pence continued his visit to Latin America and arrived in Chile on Wednesday, August 16. The Vice President met with the President of Chile,...

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...

Discarded syringes lay near near train tracks

As we’ve seen with Alcoholics Anonymous and other similar initiatives, individuals in recovery from substance abuse can be extremely effective in helping current...

Picture of US Department of State seal

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