In the 2018 Trafficking in Persons, or TIP, Report, Burma was downgraded to Tier 3 for the second time in three years.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani offered to sit down with Taliban leader Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada, “anywhere he wants” to engage in negotiations that could bring about the peace.
The theme of this year’s TIP Report is “Local Solutions to a Global Problem: Supporting Communities in the Fight Against Human Trafficking.”
Every year, the United States Department of State issues its annual Trafficking in Persons, or TIP, Report, which evaluates the anti-trafficking efforts of 187 countries and territories, including the United States.
USAID helped fund primary health care center in Nepal.
China and Russia represent challenges as well as opportunities for the United States.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed the bilateral talks between the United States and North Korea in a recent interview.
The goal of the U.S.-India State and Urban Initiative is to build productive energy partnerships between Indian and America state governments, cities, industry, research institutions, and civil society.
In a speech to the Naval War College, Defense Secretary James Mattis laid out the greatest national security challenges facing the United States.
The U.S. supports peace talks proposed by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with the foreign ministers of South Korea, Japan, and later China to brief them on the way forward with North Korea.
The United States is concerned about the intensifying conflicts in Kachin and Shan States, the crisis in Rakhine State, and the production and flow of narcotics.