This article was written by James McBride and Andrew Chatzky and originally appeared on Council on Foreign Relations on January 4, 2019. It is reproduced here under CC BY-NC 4.0. Introduction The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) was the centerpiece of President Barack Obama’s strategic pivot… Read More ›
The following interview was conducted by Gesell Tobias of Voice of America Latin America on December 1, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo: QUESTION: Secretary Pompeo, thank you very much for this opportunity with… Read More ›
Officials from the United States State Department and the Foreign Ministry of Cuba for the seventh Bilateral Commission.
Taro Kono, the Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs, visited Mexico last week as part of the two countries celebration of 130 years of diplomatic relations. Kono met with Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Luis Videgaray, as well as President Enrique Peña Nieto.
The decision to recognize the People’s Republic of China means that Taiwan, also known as the Republic of China, now only has formal relations with 19 countries. Panama switched recognition from Taiwan to China last November.
Haitian President Jovenel Moise met with Acting United States Secretary of State John Sullivan on the margins of the Summit of the Americas “to discuss security and economic growth in Haiti, as well as democracy in the region.”
Acting US Secretary of State John Sullivan Met Caribbean Leaders on “Margins” of the Summit of the Americas
Acting United States Secretary of State John Sullivan met with officials from five Caribbean nations during the recent Summit of the Americas held in Lima, Peru. Sullivan was sworn in as Deputy Secretary of State last year and has been Acting Secretary of State since April 1, 2018.