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Secretary Blinken to Deliver Remarks on Modernizing American Diplomacy

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken will deliver remarks on plans for modernizing American diplomacy to meet the foreign policy challenges of the 21st century, at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, at the Department of State’s Foreign Service Institute.

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