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  • June 24, 2019

    U.S.-Chile High-Level Dialogue

    The dialogue reflects our strong partnership, rooted in more than 200 years of friendship between our peoples, and our common vision for democracy, security, prosperity, and human rights based on our shared values.

  • June 24, 2019

    Sixth U.S.-UAE Economic Policy Dialogue

    The two sides reaffirmed their ongoing commitment to further deepening ties between the two countries and the importance of the U.S.-UAE economic relationship in promoting regional prosperity and stability.

  • June 21, 2019

    Addressing the Ongoing Repression in Nicaragua

    Today, the United States further affirms its commitment to use all economic and diplomatic tools to promote accountability for the Ortega regime and to support the Nicaraguan people through the announcement of new targeted sanctions actions against regime figures.

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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.

May 8, 2019

First Anniversary of President Trump’s New Iran Strategy

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