Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with the heads of the Rome-Based Food Security Agencies today in Rome, including UN World Food Program (WFP) Executive Director David Beasley and UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Director-General Qu Dongyu. Secretary Blinken affirmed the importance of combating global hunger as well as addressing the main drivers of hunger. They discussed collaboration on the COVID-19 response, the climate crisis, the humanitarian emergency in Tigray, and the upcoming UN Food Systems Summit.
Washington, DC (STL.News) Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the following statement: The United States is pleased to announce nearly $155 million in additional humanitarian assistance for the people of Iraq as well as Iraqi refugees in […]
Washington, DC (STL.News) The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price:? Yesterday Secretary Blinken met with seven Uyghur internment camp survivors, advocates, and relatives of individuals detained in Xinjiang to express the United States’ commitment to […]
Washington, DC (STL.News) Multiple news reports that President Donald J. Trump, and First Lady Melania Trump have test positive for COVID-19 after spending time with Hope Hicks. FOX News continues to report updates. Hope Charlotte […]