Secretary Antony J. Blinken and Vietnamese General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong Before Their Meeting

Secretary Antony J. Blinken and Vietnamese General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong Before Their MeetingGENERAL SECRETARY TRONG: (Via interpreter) First of all, I would like to welcome Mr. Secretary and the delegation with which your visit takes place on the 10th anniversary of our Comprehensive Partnership.  And it is also very meaningful because we are enjoying a very positive trajectory in our bilateral relations.  I am confident that your visit […]

Department of State Begins Construction on New U.S. Embassy in Hanoi, Vietnam

Secretary Blinken to Deliver Remarks at the 8th Annual CSIS Republic of Korea-United States Strategic Forum 2023As a demonstration of the enduring commitment to the United States – Vietnam relationship during the 10th anniversary of the Comprehensive Partnership, U.S. Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken, U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Marc Knapper, Vietnam Foreign Mister Bùi Thanh Sơn,  Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People Committee Dương Đức Tuấn, alongside representatives from the U.S. […]

Assistant Secretary Holmgren’s Travel to Seattle

Secretary Blinken to Deliver Remarks at the 8th Annual CSIS Republic of Korea-United States Strategic Forum 2023From April 17-18, Assistant Secretary of State for Intelligence and Research (INR) Brett Holmgren will travel to Seattle, Washington.  He will deliver remarks on INR’s mission at the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington and will participate in recruitment activities, meeting with faculty and students to highlight the opportunities and […]

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Participation in the 18th Annual NATO Conference on Weapons of Mass Destruction Arms Control, Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, April 17-20

Secretary Blinken to Deliver Remarks at the 8th Annual CSIS Republic of Korea-United States Strategic Forum 2023The U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg will deliver remarks followed by a brief Q and A session at the 18th Annual NATO Conference on Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) Arms Control, Disarmament, and Non-Proliferation, on April 18, 2023, from 09:30 – 10:10 a.m. EDT at the Department […]

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Argentine Foreign Minister Cafiero in Buenos Aires

Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meeting with Argentine Foreign Minister Cafiero in Buenos AiresThe below is attributable to Principal Deputy Spokesperson Vedant Patel: Following Argentine President Alberto Fernandez’s March 29 meeting with the President, Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman met today in Buenos Aires with Foreign Minister Santiago Cafiero and recognized 200 years of diplomatic relations between the nations.  They discussed Argentina’s key role in the region […]