Over the past four years, Russia has engaged in a campaign of coercion and violence, targeting anyone opposed to its attempted annexation.
Angola is one of the world’s most heavily mined countries.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced additional sanctions targeting 19 Russian individuals and five entities responsible for a range of destabilizing activities.
Today in Syria, "we are confronted once more with some of the worst atrocities known to man," said National Security Council Advisor Lieutenant General HR McMaster.
While the vast majority of the nearly 100,000 men and women who serve as UN peacekeepers do so with honor and integrity, acts of misconduct still occur.
The United States stands with its closest ally the United Kingdom and shares its assessment “that Russia is responsible for the reckless nerve agent attack on a British citizen and his daughter."
Thirty years ago, on March 16, 1988, the regime of then-President of Iraq, Saddam Hussein, committed one of the worst atrocities of the modern era: the murder by poison gas of thousands of civilians in the Kurdish-Iraqi town of Halabja.
Protecting and promoting religious freedom is a foreign policy priority of the Trump administration.
Tehran’s chief prosecutor has announced that an unidentified Iranian woman, who removed her compulsory hijab in public in late December, was sentenced to 24 months in prison.
The United States condemns the ongoing military slaughter that the Bashar al-Assad regime, backed by Russia and Iran, is perpetrating against the people of Eastern Ghouta.
The United States stands with the Venezuelan people and supports free and fair elections in Venezuela.
Nigeria’s democratic political process got an boost recently with help provided by the United States.