On October 9 and 10, an interagency delegation traveled to Doha, Qatar to meet with senior Taliban representatives. The U.S. delegation focused on security and terrorism concerns and safe passage for U.S. citizens, other foreign nationals and our Afghan partners, as well as on human rights, including the meaningful participation of women and girls in all aspects of Afghan society. The two sides also discussed the United States’ provision of robust humanitarian assistance, directly to the Afghan people. The discussions were candid and professional with the U.S. delegation reiterating that the Taliban will be judged on its actions, not only its words.
Washington, DC (STL.News) Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in the 1800 block of Q Street, Southeast. At approximately 1:22 am, members of […]
Washington, DC (STL.News) Press Statement By Department Spokesperson: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken participated today in the virtual NATO Foreign Ministerial hosted by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. Secretary Blinken discussed the upcoming NATO Summit […]
U.S. Announces Humanitarian Assistance at the International Conference on Sustaining Support for the Rohingya Refugee Response WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary Of State released the following statement: Today, the United States, the United Kingdom, the […]