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Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken meets with Latvian Prime Minister Krišjānis Karinś, in Riga, Latvia, on November 30, 2021. [State Department Photo by Ron Przysucha/ Public Domain]
December 2, 2021

Secretary Blinken Travels to Latvia and Sweden

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    Release of the National Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking

    The National Action Plan outlines a three-year comprehensive approach to combat human trafficking, including actions to strengthen prosecution of traffickers, enhance victim protections, and prevent the crime from occurring within our borders and abroad.

  • December 2, 2021

    International Day of Persons with Disabilities

    The United States remains steadfast in our commitment and resolve to advance the human rights of persons with disabilities at home and around the world.

  • December 2, 2021

    Accountability for the Lukashenka Regime

    Today’s actions demonstrate our unwavering determination to act in the face of a brutal regime that increasingly represses Belarusians, undermines the peace and security of Europe, and continues to abuse people seeking only to live in freedom.

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