Did you know that the Department of State uses 3-D printing technology to create models of landmines and military ordnance to train demining technicians on how to safely clear explosive remnants of war in post-conflict countries around the world?
Vice President Biden and #SecKerry unveil the #FIFA World Cup trophy during the first U.S. stop of the FIFA World Cup #TrophyTour. #SportsDiplomacy
|—||Secretary Kerry, April 15, 2014|
A moment of silence to honor the victims of last year’s Boston Marathon bombing.
#SecKerry poses for a photo with athletes from local youth #soccer organizations and Sports Envoys Cobi Jones and Tony Sanneh at the @StateDept. #TrophyTour #SportsDiplomacy
Russia continues to spin a false and dangerous narrative to justify its illegal actions in Ukraine.
Russia Claims: Russia ordered a “partial drawdown” of troops from the Ukrainian border.
Fact: No evidence shows significant movement of Russian forces away from the Ukrainian border. One battalion is not enough. An estimated 35,000-40,000 Russian troops remain massed along the border, in addition to approximately 25,000 troops currently in Crimea.
Global Youth Service Day celebrates the millions of young people who improve their communities 365 days a year though service. GYSD is the world’s largest service event.