Tag: Department of State
“We need to do that precisely so we fully understand what happened, in order to have the best shot possible preventing it from happening again.”
The Biden administration is recalibrating its relationship with Saudi Arabia.
The latest rocket attack, on Monday, was the third in Iraq in just over a week to target Green Zone areas that host U.S. troops, diplomats or contractors.
“The Houthis’ assault on Marib is the action of a group not committed to peace or to ending the war afflicting the people of Yemen.”
Biden’s speech on Thursday was a full-throated attempt to vanquish those doubts, and convince Americans of the value of a forceful international approach.
“This includes the release of Paul Whelan and Trevor Reed so that they are able to return home to their families in the United States.”
Washington has not been in direct contact with the coup leaders in Myanmar or the deposed civilian government leaders.
Trump abandoned the deal in 2018 and reimposed U.S. sanctions, leading Iran to begin violating its terms.
His approach was a stark contrast to outgoing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s campaign to get back “the swagger” of the State Department.
The State Department did not immediately respond to requests for comment on Blinken’s visit.
The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump said the diplomats were attacked by some sort of secret weapon. Cuba has repeatedly said there is no evidence for that and denied any involvement.
“As an Executive Branch Agency, the Department of State complies with all Executive Orders.”
“The pause will allow time for the Department and Office of Personnel Management (OPM) to review program content.”
“They are effectively controlled by the government of the People’s Republic of China.”
“There will be an enormous price to pay. That’s what I shared with foreign minister Lavrov.”
Johnson has made insensitive and inappropriate comments.
“This is a worldwide campaign in multiple languages.”
U.S. airline stocks rose on the announcement.
Akard’s deputy Diana Shaw would become the new acting inspector general.