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This October 19, 2017 frame grab from drone video shows damaged buildings in Raqqa, Syria two days after Syrian Democratic Forces said that military operations to oust ISIS have ended and that their fighters have taken full control of the city.

Raqqa's Liberation From ISIS

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On October 20, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson released a statement on the liberation of Raqqa. “We congratulate the Syrian people and the Syrian Democratic Forces, including the Syrian Arab Coalition,… more

This Week at State: October 13, 2017

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Did you miss key foreign policy developments this week? We’ve got you covered. Each week, DipNote recaps the latest U.S. Department of State highlights spanning a wide range of global issues, events, and… more
President Donald Trump speaks on Iran policy from the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House, October 13, 2017, in Washington, DC.

A New U.S. Strategy on Iran

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On October 13, President Donald J. Trump announced a new strategy on Iran as well as a number of steps the U.S. is taking to confront the Iranian regime’s hostile actions and ensure the country never acquires… more

This Week at State: September 29, 2017

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Did you miss key foreign policy developments this week? We’ve got you covered. Each week, DipNote recaps the latest U.S. Department of State highlights spanning a wide range of global issues, events, and… more

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