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June 10, 2023

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  • June 9, 2023

    Secretary of State Blinken Participates in a Memorandum of Understanding Signing Ceremony with the #AfghanEvac Coalition

    Secretary Blinken will participate in a signing ceremony to renew the MOU on Monday, June 12, at 1:00 p.m.
  • June 9, 2023

    The United States Funds Economic Survey of Ukraine for Sustainable Recovery

    The U.S. donation will fund an economic survey to identify gaps and prioritize reforms needed to ensure broader recovery efforts.
  • June 9, 2023

    Public Launch of Sudan Conflict Observatory Monitoring Platform

    This remote monitoring platform provides independent, expert reporting on conflict activity in Sudan.

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Celebrating Caribbean-American Heritage Month, Immigrant Heritage Month, and LGBTQ+ Pride Month

During Caribbean-American Heritage Month, we celebrate the achievements and dreams of the millions of people of Caribbean origin now living in the United States while honoring the shared history of joy and perseverance that has united and enriched life across our region for centuries.

The very idea of America has been advanced by immigrants from every part of the world — my ancestors and yours. Their dreams built America, and during National Immigrant Heritage Month, we celebrate their courage.

During Pride Month, we honor a movement that has grown stronger, more vibrant, and more inclusive with every passing year.

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