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  • Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken traveled to Chicago, Illinois, January 19-20 to participate in a moderated conversation at the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics, where he helped mark the Institute’s 10-year anniversary.  While in Chicago, Secretary Blinken also met with leaders from the Ukrainian diaspora community, as well as with members of the Illinois Congressional delegation.  Additionally, the Secretary visited Ukrainian Village, and participated in a roundtable discussion centered around local engagement in support of Ukraine.  Secretary Blinken also visited the Chicago Passport Agency and met with Department of State employees.

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