Big Challenges Await New US Defense Team in 2017
On the cusp of 2017, the United States is still involved in wars against Islamic extremists in Afghanistan and Islamic State militants in Ir...
Belarus’ Post-Soviet Economy: Tractors to World of Tanks
Throughout the former Soviet Union, Belarus was famous for making tractors at the state-run Minsk Tractor Works, which this year celebrated ...
Obamacare Repeal Tops Republican Agenda for 2017
Democrats betting final Republican replacement plan will not pass muster
In Mosul Fight, Winter Delays Slow Push to Tal Afar
More than two and a half years ago, IS militants captured the Iraqi village of Bashmana, saying they were "liberating" the population from t...
U.S. and Germany Good Allies
The partnership between the United States and Germany has a long history and is rooted in their common understanding and commitment to NATO ...
Kerry at NATO Ministerial
Kerry at NATO Ministerial NATO members must always reaffirm the importance of collective defense and democratic solidarity, said U.S. Secret...
Successes and Costs in the Fight Against ISIL
The deaths of three more top ISIL leaders by a coalition airstrike was recently announced by the Pentagon.
Sewall on Next Steps in CVE
While military success against violent extremists is essential to security, it isn't enough to ensure that the terrorist threat will not ju...
Partnering for the Rights of LGBTI Persons
All of our work in this field and in so many others in the human rights field at the State Department is really based on an understanding of...
Promoting International Labor Rights
“Labor Rights are human rights, but they’re also economic rights. And workers being able to exercise these rights is very important to bui...
Shining Path Leaders Designated Terrorists
Victor Quispe Palomino, Jorge Quispe Palomino, and Tarcela Loya Vilchez are three top leaders of Peruvian-based Foreign Terrorist Organizati...
Keep the Internet Up and Running
According to estimates, some 25 governments on almost every continent have intentionally prevented or disrupted access to such networks more...
Preliminary Election Results in Haiti
A mere seven weeks following widespread destruction to Haiti’s southwest peninsula caused by Hurricane Matthew, Haiti’s government and ele...
Companies in Russia Cautiously Optimistic After Trump Election
But economic hopes are muted by lack of political will on sanctions, oil price dependency
President Donald J. Trump’s Weekly Address
Education Report - How Well is English Spoken Worldwide?
Restaurants to Offer Free Food from Leftovers
World's First Nuclear Fusion Reactor 50 Percent Complete
New Year's Traditions Around the World
2017: A Year Marked by Disaster, Violence
How Will You 'Ring in the New Year?'
S. Korean President Calls Sex Slave Deal with Japan Problematic
Those We Said Goodbye to in 2017
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Ukraine, Pro-Russian Forces Trade Prisoners to Mark the New Year
90 Percent of Kenyan Students Failed Secondary Exams
President Obama Pushes On For Innovation
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