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The United States Department of State, commonly referred to as the State Department, is a federal executive department responsible for carrying out U.S. foreign policy and international relations.

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US stepping up engagement in Afghanistan, says senior US diplomat
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US stepping up engagement in Afghanistan, says senior US diplomat

US Charge d' Affaires Ross Wilson on Saturday said that Washington is stepping up its engagement in Afghanistan through its additional USD 266 million assistance, which was recently announced by Secretary of State Antony Blinken.

US contributed USD 2 billion to GAVI for COVAX facility
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US contributed USD 2 billion to GAVI for COVAX facility

US has so far contributed USD 2 billion to GAVI for COVAX facility, a global risk-sharing mechanism for pooled procurement and equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines.

US says India's increased COVID vaccines manufacturing capacity has potential to be 'game changer'
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US says India's increased COVID vaccines manufacturing capacity has potential to be 'game changer'

The US Department of State on Thursday (local time) said that the increased manufacturing capacity of COVID-19 vaccines in India has the potential to be a 'game changer' well beyond the country's borders, which is why an arrangement to provide support to India and increase its manufacturing capabilities was reached.

US looks to counter China with sweeping new bill 'EAGLE Act'
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US looks to counter China with sweeping new bill 'EAGLE Act'

A top US Congressman has introduced new legislation named the "Ensuring American Global Leadership and Engagement" or EAGLE Act, that aims to counter the policy challenges posed by China.

Pakistan: Mob attacks police station in Islamabad to lynch man detained on blasphemy charges
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Pakistan: Mob attacks police station in Islamabad to lynch man detained on blasphemy charges

Amid international condemnation of Pakistan's draconian blasphemy laws, a mob of villagers attacked a police station in Islamabad in an attempt to lynch a person detained on blasphemy charges.

US sanctions Chinese official over human rights violations
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US sanctions Chinese official over human rights violations

The US Department of State on Wednesday (local time) sanctioned a Chinese Communist Party (CCP) official over human rights violations, including the arbitrary detention of a Falun Gong practitioners.

US working closely with India to identify continued, emerging needs in COVID-19 crisis
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US working closely with India to identify continued, emerging needs in COVID-19 crisis

Ned Price, US Department of State spokesperson in a press briefing on Tuesday (local time) said that Washington is working closely with India to identify continued, emerging needs in the COVID-19 crisis.

Blinken speaks to Israel FM, discusses violence in Jerusalem
International

Blinken speaks to Israel FM, discusses violence in Jerusalem

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday (local time) spoke to Israel's Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi and expressed his concerns over the escalating violence between Israel and Palestine, including the rocket attacks by the latter.

US calls on Pakistan authorities to nab culprits behind attack on journalist Absar Alam
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US calls on Pakistan authorities to nab culprits behind attack on journalist Absar Alam

The United States on Thursday expressed grave concerns over the attack of Pakistan's leading journalist Absar Alam in Islamabad and called on local authorities to apprehend the culprits.

Blinken, Kerry to attend Leaders' Climate Summit alongside Biden, Harris
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Blinken, Kerry to attend Leaders' Climate Summit alongside Biden, Harris

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry will join President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and other US cabinet secretaries and private sector and civil society leaders at the Leaders' Summit on Climate.

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