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  • FILE - Secretary of State John Kerry, left, and State Department special envoy Robert King, center, listen as North Korean human rights activist Shin Dong-hyuk delivers remarks.

    Audio North Korea Must be Held to Account for Abuses

    "The world will not, and cannot, close its eyes"

  • Zambians queue to cast their ballots for the Zambian Presidential elections at Kanyama primary in Lusaka, Jan. 20, 2015.

    Audio Zambia Votes

    The people of Zambia have elected a new president, choosing Defense and Justice Minister Edgar Lungu to finish the term of former President Michael Sata, who died in office last fall.

  • U.S. President Barack Obama, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, left, and President Pranab Mukherjee wave to the crowd at the end of India’s annual Republic Day parade in New Delhi, India, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015.

    Audio U.S. - India Work for the Good of the People

    A close relationship between the United States and India is beneficial not only to the two strategic partner countries, but will promote security, prosperity, and stability in the Indo-Pacific region and the world as a whole.


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President Barack Obama says he will veto any sanctions legislation from Congress that threatens progress on the ongoing nuclear negotiations with Iran.
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Video View From Washington: Diplomacy with Iran Must Not Be Derailed

President Barack Obama says he will veto any sanctions legislation from Congress that threatens progress on the ongoing nuclear negotiations with Iran.
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Video View From Washington: Terror Attacks and Freedom of Expression

Secretary of State John Kerry said, “I agree with the French Imam who…called the slain [Charlie Hebdo] journalists martyrs for liberty.
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Video Policy Brief: Winning The Fight Against The LRA

Operating in the vast areas of South Sudan, eastern and southern CAR, and northern DRC, the Lord’s Resistance Army has terrorized the people of Central Africa.
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Video View From Washington: Nuclear Negotiations Resume

A comprehensive diplomatic resolution to issues raised by Iran’s nuclear solution presents the way for Iran’s leaders to break through the isolation their country is experiencing.
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Video View From Washington: Building Common Ground in the Mideast

“If there’s any opportunity hidden in the Daesh [ISIL] challenge,” said Secretary of State John Kerry, “it’s the chance to build the common ground needed to address…shared threats and to pursue shared interests.”

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Africa

Zambians queue to cast their ballots for the Zambian Presidential elections at Kanyama primary in Lusaka, Jan. 20, 2015.

Audio Zambia Votes

The people of Zambia have elected a new president, choosing Defense and Justice Minister Edgar Lungu to finish the term of former President Michael Sata, who died in office last fall. More

Americas

President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Mandel Ngan, Pool)

Audio Obama's State of the Union

The key to American leadership, said President Barack Obama in his State of the Union speech, is to combine military power with strong diplomacy. More

Middle East

Kurds celebrating success by Kurd and peshmerga fighters to drive Islamic State militants out of Kobani. (Jan. 27, 2015.)

Audio ISIL Hopes Undermined By Kobane Loss

ISIL, also known as Da’esh, suffered an important blow in Kobane this week when anti-Da’esh ground forces announced they have largely cleared this strategic Syrian town near the border with Turkey. More

Human Rights

Nadiya Savchenko

Audio Ukrainian Prisoners in Russia Should be Released

“We reiterate our condemnation of Russia’s continued detention of Ukrainian hostages inside Russia, including a Ukrainian member of Parliament, Nadiya Savchenko, and film producer Oleg Sentsov.” More

Rewards For Fugitives
Leaders of Al-Qaeda in the Arab Peninsula

Leaders of Al-Qaeda in the Arab Peninsula

Crisis Communications

Audio Dehydration

If fluids aren’t replaced quickly, heat stroke, or even heart problems, can follow. More

Ideals and Institutions

  • State of the Union - 2015

    Audio America's State Of The Union

    Since President George Washington addressed the first Congress in 1790, all chief executives since then have followed his lead and the speech has become a widely anticipated communication between the president and the people of both America and the world. More