Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has named Steve Biegun as special representative for North Korea.
The U.S. is promoting foreign investment in Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia through the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Alice Wells said she looked forward to highlighting at the conference U.S. economic and security commitments to in the region.
The United States is committed to a strategy of a free and open Indo- Pacific region, and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, is central to that strategy.
U.S. business engagement is a staple of America's mission to promote peace, stability, and prosperity
In China, noted Vice President Pence, “religious persecution is growing in both scope and scale."
During a press conference in Tokyo Secretary Pompeo said, ”Let me make clear, North Korea reaffirmed its commitment to complete denuclearization.
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.