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December 1, 2020

U.S.-Bahrain Strategic Dialogue

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  • December 3, 2020

    U.S., Japan, and Vietnam Advance Shared Energy Goals

    At the Vietnam-U.S.-Japan Commercial Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Forum on December 2, the three countries agreed regional growth is best achieved as a result of fair and transparent competition, including in energy markets for LNG and new fuel sources.

  • December 3, 2020

    On the Political Persecution of Hong Kong Democracy Advocates

    The U.S. is appalled by the Hong Kong government’s political persecution of courageous pro-democracy advocates. The use of courts to silence peaceful dissent is a hallmark of authoritarian regimes.

  • December 2, 2020

    International Day of Persons with Disabilities

    The U.S. points with pride to robust public and private enforcement of the Americans with Disabilities Act and to other federal, state, and local laws that guarantee open and equal access to facilities, markets, jobs, goods, and services.

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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.

November 10, 2020

The Promise of America

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