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Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with members of civil society in eastern Congo, including Panzi Hospital and Foundation Founder Dr. Dennis Mukwege, second from left, at the U.S. Ambassador's Residence in Kinshasa, Congo, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022. Blinken is on a ten day trip to Cambodia, Philippines, South Africa, Congo, and Rwanda. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
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U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit: A Growing Partnership

The Summit will discuss U.S.-Africa relations and shared global priorities.


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    U.S.-Mexico Bilateral Executive Steering Committee of the 21st Century Border Management Process

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