March 26, 2020
The U.S. welcomes the EU’s decision to open accession negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia. We look forward to deepening our strategic partnership with Albania and North Macedonia as they begin the next steps on their Western path.
March 26, 2020
The U.S. announced rewards to bring former Maduro regime officials responsible for international narcotics trafficking to justice. The people of Venezuela deserve a responsible, representative government that serves the needs of the people.
March 24, 2020
The State Department is rising to meet the historic challenge posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and has launched an unprecedented global effort to bring home our citizens from every corner of the globe.
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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.