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United States Department of State

United States federal executive department responsible for foreign affairs

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The United States Department of State (DOS), commonly referred to as the State Department, is a federal executive department responsible for carrying out U.S. foreign policy and international relations. Established in 1789 as the nation's first executive department, its duties include advising the U.S. President, administering the nation's diplomatic missions, negotiating treaties and agreements with foreign entities, and representing the U.S. at the United Nations.

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Theย U.S. Department of State issues travel advisories intended to help travelers understand the risks involved in visiting certain countries.
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U.S. President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo are reviewing their options for responding to Turkey's recent purchase of the Russian S-400 air..
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Reporter turned public servant Glen Johnson talks about his time working beside former Secretary of State John Kerry, and his new book "Window Seat on the..
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Senior U.S. diplomat David Hale met with Russia's deputy foreign minister, Sergei Ryabkov, in Helsinki on Wednesday to discuss U.S.-Russian relations, the State..
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In this episode of "Intelligence Matters," Michael Morell talks with a top State Department official about the department's assessment of Kim Jong-un and how he..
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On "Intelligence Matters" this week, a top State Department intelligence official, Ellen McCarthy, talks with Michael Morell about the North Korean leader's..
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Turkey called on the United States on Wednesday to avoid steps harmful to bilateral relations after the U.S. State Department spokeswoman reiterated Ankara would..
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The U.S. State Department on Tuesday urged Turkish authorities to halt energy drilling operations off the Cypriot coast in the Mediterranean, a day after Cyprus..
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The United States would hope to see a freeze in the North Korean nuclear program as the start of a process of denuclearization, the State Department said on..
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The move means the U.S. is sending asylum seekers to an area in Mexico that the State Department warns Americans not to travel to because of high crime rates
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Sought out by the White House and the State Department, she stressed the importance of ethics in policymaking and of heeding oneโ€™s conscience.
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The U.S. State Department has approved the possible sale to Taiwan of M1A2T Abrams tanks, Stinger missiles and related equipment at an estimated value of $2.2..
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