July 7, 2020
The U.S. has long been the destination of choice for international students, and we are pleased that many international students who had planned to study this fall in the U.S. may still have the opportunity to do so.
July 6, 2020
The U.S. condemns Beijing’s repeated failure to live up to its obligations under the Sino-British Joint Declaration and these latest assaults on the rights and freedoms of the people of Hong Kong.
July 6, 2020
This sanctions regime marks the beginning of a new era for UK sanctions policy and cooperation between our two democracies. The UK Global Human Rights sanctions regime will give the UK a powerful new economic tool to promote accountability for human rights abuse on a global scale.
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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.