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    U.S. Report Shows Significant Progress in Removing Land Mines
U.S. Report Shows Significant Progress in Removing Land Mines

The 13th annual To Walk the Earth in Safety Report details efforts to rid the world of the lasting impacts of land mines and other deadly remnants of war.

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Obama on Sanctions on Commerce with Crimea Region of Ukraine

President Obama issues an Executive Order imposing restrictions on commerce with entities in the Crimea region of Ukraine.


U.S. Envoy Power at U.N. Debate on Terrorism, Cross-Border Crime

U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Samantha Power makes remarks at a Security Council debate on terrorism and cross-border crime.


Biden on Selection of Deputy National Security Adviser

Vice President Biden praises the selection of Avril Haines as deputy national security adviser and congratulates Tony Blinken on his confirmation as deputy...


Pamphlets

2012-05-11

    The United States and NATO, 2012
The United States and NATO, 2012

Formed in 1949, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization works to safeguard the signatory countries’ freedom and security through political and military coo...

2011-08-01

    Partnerships for Progress
Partnerships for Progress

President Obama has recommitted the United States to creating practical partnerships in the Western Hemisphere to advance shared interests and protect cit...

2011-08-01

    The United States and the United Nations: Pursuing Common Goals
The United States and the United Nations: Pursuing Common Goals

U.S. political and humanitarian leaders continue to believe in the purpose and objectives of the United Nations.

Publications

2012-08-23

    eJournal USA: Global Generation: The Model UN Experience
eJournal USA: Global Generation: The Model UN Experience

Model United Nations (Model UN) — a simulation where students role-play UN delegates — is more than just an after-school activity. It is an opportunity to...

2010-02-17

eJournalUSA: A World Free of Nuclear Weapons

Since the first atomic bombs exploded in 1945, some have tried to rid the world of nuclear weapons. President Obama has embraced this goal with new vigor. ...

2007-05-24

eJournalUSA: Countering the Terrorist Mentality

This edition of eJournal USA, "Countering the Terrorist Mentality," provides a look at the complex, global problem of terrorism. Several of the world’s lea...

Articles

2014-12-19

    Coalition Will Defeat ISIL, Military Commander Says
Coalition Will Defeat ISIL, Military Commander Says

The strength of the 40-nation-plus coalition fighting ISIL/Daesh ultimately will defeat the terrorist group, the commander of coalition military operations...

2014-12-18

    U.S. Stands with Pakistanis, Afghans Against Taliban
U.S. Stands with Pakistanis, Afghans Against Taliban

The United States condemns the deadly Taliban attack on a Pakistani school and remains committed to bringing stability to the Afghanistan-Pakistan region, ...

2014-12-16

    Diplomats Say South Sudan’s People Deserve Peace
Diplomats Say South Sudan’s People Deserve Peace

U.S. officials call for warring parties in South Sudan to recommit to the ceasefire declared in January and focus on the needs of the people.

Photo Galleries

2012-03-20

    NATO: Fostering Peace and Security Since 1949
NATO: Fostering Peace and Security Since 1949

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance of 28 countries from North America and Europe committed to the goals of the 1949 North Atlantic Trea...

2012-03-20

    Milestones in U.S.-Russian Arms Control
Milestones in U.S.-Russian Arms Control

The United States worked together with the Soviet Union and then Russia on ways to prevent nuclear war and the spread of nuclear weapons.

2011-12-02

    U.S.-China Relations Warmed by Decades of Cooperation
U.S.-China Relations Warmed by Decades of Cooperation

Learn about the U.S.-China relationship and how the two countries are working together for a shared future that is peaceful and prosperous.

Videos

2014-10-20

Meet Nina Hachigian, U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN

U.S. Ambassador to ASEAN Nina Hachigian says she hopes to strengthen ties between the U.S. and ASEAN in a number of areas.

2014-10-20

Meet U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Djibouti Tom Kelly

Tom Kelly, the new U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Djibouti, talks about the strong partnership between the United States and Djibouti on many issues.

2014-10-20

Meet Matthew T. Harrington, U.S. Ambassador to Lesotho

Matthew T. Harrington, the new U.S. ambassador to Lesotho, says he looks forward to working on bilateral goals in Lesotho such as fighting HIV/AIDS, expan...