Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas. Secretary Blinken and Foreign Minister Maas discussed the importance of Transatlantic cooperation to manage challenges posed by China and Russia, efforts to promote de-escalation of tensions in the Middle East and ensuring an orderly military withdrawal from Afghanistan. Secretary Blinken underscored the U.S. commitment to work with Allies and partners to counter Russian efforts to undermine our collective security, and in that vein, emphasized U.S. opposition to the Nord Stream 2 pipeline.
Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State released the following Statement: As of this week, Turkish philanthropist and civil society leader Osman Kavala has spent 1,000 days in detention without being convicted of any crime. The United […]
Washington, DC (STL.News) US Attorney General William P. Barr has issued the following statement: “With the rioting that is occurring in many of our cities around the country, the voices of peaceful and legitimate protests […]
Washington, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with the Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, His Highness Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud, […]