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August 7, 2022

U.S.-South Africa Strategic Dialogue

Secretary Blinken to reinforce commitment to bilateral cooperation during trip to South Africa.


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  • August 7, 2022

    Anniversary of the Russian Invasion of Georgia

    Fourteen years ago, Russia invaded the sovereign nation of Georgia. We remain steadfast in our support for the people of Georgia as they seek to protect their sovereignty and territorial integrity and find a peaceful solution to the conflict.

  • August 7, 2022

    24th Anniversary of the 1998 Embassy Bombings

    Today we solemnly remember the lives — Americans, Kenyans, Tanzanians, and others — that were violently taken from us in terrorist attacks against our Embassies in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.

  • August 5, 2022

    Humanitarian Assistance for Africa

    These funds will provide lifesaving and life-sustaining support to forcibly displaced populations, including those affected by the growing food crisis and global shortages and their hosting communities across Africa.

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Understanding Food Security

Food security is having enough safe and nutritious food to eat. Food insecurity can destabilize societies, increase hunger and malnutrition, drive migration and conflict, and cause severe economic dislocation.

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