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May 31, 2023

Secretary Blinken’s Travel

Secretary Blinken travels to Sweden, Norway, and Finland.

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    Condemning Violence in Northern Kosovo

    The U.S. condemns the unacceptable violence against NATO-led KFOR troops, law enforcement, and journalists.
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    Peace Talks Between Armenia and Azerbaijan

    The U.S. stands ready to support the efforts of both parties to conclude a durable and dignified peace agreement.
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    Sanctioning Entities for Enabling Illicit Drug Production

    The U.S. is a leader in the global effort to stop the illicit manufacture and trafficking of fentanyl and other synthetic drugs.

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Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Throughout our history, Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders have represented the bigger story of who we are as Americans and embodied the truth that our diversity is our strength as a Nation.

Jewish American Heritage Month

For generations, the story of the Jewish people — one of resilience, faith, and hope in the face of adversity, prejudice and persecution — has been woven into the fabric of our Nation’s story.

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