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Deputy Secretary of State Brian P. McKeon recognizes the State Department’s Agency Equity Team leaders for their contributions at the one-year mark of this work in Washington, D.C. on March 24, 2022. [State Department Photo by Ronny Przysucha / Public Domain]

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