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July 16, 2019

Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom

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  • July 13, 2019

    Houthis Sentence Political Prisoners To Death

    The U.S. is seriously concerned by the Iranian-backed Houthis’ sentencing of 30 political prisoners to death in Yemen. We urge the Iranian-backed Houthis to retract these sentences, treat detainees humanely, and cease arbitrary detentions.

  • July 12, 2019

    Update on the CITGO 6

    The U.S. has received numerous conflicting reports regarding the welfare and whereabouts of the wrongfully detained “CITGO 6” in Venezuela. We insist that the former Maduro regime provide an immediate update on their condition and demand the immediate release of the CITGO 6.

  • July 12, 2019

    This Week at State

    Did you miss key foreign policy developments this week? Each week, DipNote recaps the latest U.S. Department of State highlights.

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Mike Pompeo was sworn in as the 70th U.S. Secretary of State on April 26, 2018. The Secretary of State, appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate, is the President's chief foreign affairs adviser. The Secretary carries out the President's foreign policies through the State Department, which includes the Foreign Service, Civil Service and U.S. Agency for International Development.

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Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo Remarks to the Press

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