The ancient spring festival of Nowruz is currently being celebrated around the world, by, among others, Afghans, Azeris, Americans, Chinese, Iraqis, Kurds, Pakistanis, Persians, and the peoples of Central Asia.
President Donald Trump has agreed to meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, South Korea’s National Security Advisor Chung Eiu-Yong announced after he met with Mr. Trump at the White House.
Protecting and promoting religious freedom is a foreign policy priority of the Trump administration.
The United States salutes the courage and sacrifices of the Afghan security forces and all those countries who are advising and supporting the efforts of the Afghan people.
It is increasingly clear that no geographical area is more important to the future of the United States than the Asia-Pacific.
“The people must partner with government leaders to end corruption. Just as leaders have a duty to establish and enforce the rules, citizens must hold these leaders to their duty,” wrote U.S. Ambassador to Nepal Alaina Teplitz.
Law enforcement will have new tools in its efforts to serve the people of Bangladesh, thanks to the United States government’s partnership with Bangladeshi law enforcement.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin announced sweeping new sanctions against the authoritarian regime of North Korea.
President Donald Trump signed the Department of Homeland Security Blue Campaign Authorization Act of 2017, which will help combat human trafficking as well as protect victims of this crime.
The United States Agency for International Development, or USAID, is partnering with the Government of Pakistan’s Sindh province on a children’s anti-typhoid campaign by donating 250,000 medical disposable syringes.
Under Secretary Goldstein reiterated U.S. support for “the aspirations of the Tibetan people to safeguard their distinct identity.”
Countering Hezbollah is a top priority for the United States. It is a Foreign Terrorist Organization, designated as such by the U.S. Department of State in 1997.