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President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron shake hands before a toast during a State Dinner on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
December 3, 2022

Bidens Honor Macrons at White House State Dinner

U.S.-French relations were celebrated at the Biden administration's first state dinner.

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  • December 2, 2022

    Secretary Blinken at the Business Council for International Understanding World AIDS Day Commemoration

    “Even as we celebrate the successes of PEPFAR, we cannot, we must not lose sight of the very serious work still required for us to end the global HIV health epidemic by 2030.”
  • December 2, 2022

    Religious Freedom Designations

    We will continue to carefully monitor the status of freedom of religion or belief in every country around the world and advocate for those facing religious persecution or discrimination.
  • December 1, 2022

    Secretary Antony J. Blinken with Thomas Sotto of France 2

    “We’re looking straight ahead, and we both see that we have a deep interest in doing what we’ve been doing for years, which is working together on issues that impact the lives of our citizens.”

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