President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Junker agreed to work together toward eliminating tariffs and other trade barriers on all industrial goods other than cars.
American Pastor Andrew Brunson, wrongfully incarcerated in Turkey, was moved from Buca Prison to house arrest recently.
The Vice President expressed concern over growing religious intolerance in many countries around the world, including countries in Europe.
August marks the tenth anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Georgia, a country of less than 4 million people in the South Caucasus.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo clearly and unequivocally rejected any possibility that the United States will accept Russia’s attempted annexation of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula.
The Russian government continues to stifle press freedom and media independence.
U.S. reinforced the fundamental importance of countries and regions employing a diverse combination of fuels, source countries, and delivery routes to enhance their energy security.
Chinese economic engagement, and thereby its ability to exert greater influence in the region, has increased significantly in central Europe in recent years.
China and Russia represent challenges as well as opportunities for the United States.
On June 7th, the Ukrainian parliament took a decisive step toward rolling back systemic corruption by adopting a law to create an independent anti-corruption court.
The United States has called on the Russian Government to immediately release all political and religious prisoners.
Secretary of Defense James Mattis observed that “threats to our collective security have not waned, whether terrorism to the south or Russia's aggression and hybrid threats to the east."