US commits to closing Guantanamo prison

US commits to closing Guantanamo prison

(VOVWORLD) - US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday renewed pledges to close the prison at Guantanamo Bay, while acknowledging it was difficult to predict when it would happen
EU-US Summit to be held to revive partnership

EU-US Summit to be held to revive partnership

(VOVWORLD) - The coming EU-US Summit next week will be a milestone in renewing and revitalizing their partnership, Portugal’s Secretary of State for European Affairs Ana Paula Zacarias told the...
US applauds Egypt for supporting ceasefire in Gaza

US applauds Egypt for supporting ceasefire in Gaza

(VOVWORLD) - The US considers Egypt an effective partner in dealing with the conflict between Israel and Palestine, said US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday in Cairo, where Blinken met with...
US to renew ties with its allies

US to renew ties with its allies

(VOVWORLD) - US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday talked about challenges the US is facing in his first major speech as Secretary. He underscored the importance of revitalizing...
US Secretary of State to visit Vietnam

US Secretary of State to visit Vietnam

(VOVWORLD) -US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will officially visit Vietnam in two days on Thursday and Friday, Vietnam's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Wednesday
US warns of sanctions for arms sales to Iran

US warns of sanctions for arms sales to Iran

(VOVWORLD) - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Sunday that the US is prepared to sanction any individual or entity that materially contributes to the supply, sale, or transfer of conventional...
US reaffirms ties with Japan

US reaffirms ties with Japan

(VOVWORLD) - The US State Department announced Monday that Secretary Mike Pompeo’s current visit to Japan is intended to boost the US-Japan alliance’s shared vision of a free...
US, UK tighten cooperation against external threats

US, UK tighten cooperation against external threats

(VOVWORLD) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held a discussion with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in London on Tuesday on 5G telecommunication development, post-pandemic recovery, and negotiations for...