Illustration of man with long nose and Russian flag pin standing in front of biohazard symbol (State Dept./D. Thompson)

Why nobody believes the Kremlin’s bioweapons claims

Hundreds of Russian scientists have called the Kremlin's biological weapons lab claims "pure fiction" and so have other experts
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Boosting Indo-Pacific security, prosperity through AUKUS

Learn about AUKUS, the U.S., Australia and U.K. partnership that aims to increase security and stability in the Indo-Pacific region.
Kennedy family posing outside behind historic photo on easel (U.S. Embassy Dhaka)

Special kinship: U.S., Bangladesh and Kennedy family

The late U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy was an outspoken supporter of Bangladesh’s 1971 liberation movement. Family ties continue today.
Two men putting sandbags into wooden framework around statue of lion (© Ivan Strahov/UNESCO)

Defending Ukraine’s art and culture from destruction

Private and public organizations in the U.S. and around the world have rallied to help Ukraine protect its cultural heritage.
Women wrapped in Ukrainian flags standing in the dark (© Kin Cheung/AP)

World remains united behind Ukraine, 1 year later

In a demonstration of global unity one year after Russia's invasion, the U.N. General Assembly reaffirmed support for Ukraine's sovereignty.
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Meet the U.S. search teams who helped save lives in Türkiye

U.S. search and rescue teams helped rescue survivors in Türkiye after the recent earthquakes. Learn how these teams operate.
Women in Kyrgyz cultural clothing smiling and looking at each other (Courtesy of Peace Corps)

Peace Corps celebrates spirit of volunteerism

The Peace Corps celebrates more than 60 years of volunteerism March 1. Learn which country recently welcomed its first group of trainees.
Young woman wearing military fatigues, holding rifle, posing for photo underground (© Sergei Supinsky/AFP/Getty Images)

Ukraine: Before and after February 24, 2022

In the year since Russia's full-scale, illegal invasion of Ukraine, see how Ukrainians are still standing tall.
Two children looking out of train window (© Vadim Ghirda/AP)

Russia’s ‘re-education camps’ hold thousands of Ukraine’s children, report says

Russia is holding thousands of Ukrainian children in camps where they are exposed to a Russia-centric curriculum, a report shows.