Washington, DC - Secretary Pompeo met Monday in Washington with Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez. They discussed how to improve regional security, strengthen government institutions, and combat corruption.

Washington, DC - Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation Dr. Christopher A. Ford will lead a United States delegation to Seoul and Tokyo, June 18 to 20, to convey the Administration’s Iran policy, including with regard to the re-imposition of nuclear-related sanctions on Iran.

Washington, DC - The United States congratulates Ivan Duque on his election as the next President of Colombia. We salute Colombia’s strong democracy, and reaffirm our admiration for its people and institutions. The United States looks forward to deepening our vibrant partnership based on our shared democratic values.

Washington, DC - On June 17, Secretary Pompeo spoke with Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha of the Republic of Korea to discuss next steps in the wake of the historic Singapore summit. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Kang reaffirmed that the United States and the Republic of Korea remain committed to the goal of complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization.

Washington, DC - Small business keeps America in business. But while you have your shoulder to the wheel and nose to the grindstone, it can be tough to keep an eye out for scammers. That’s why the FTC and law enforcement partners across the country have your back. Just one example is Operation Main Street: Stopping Small Business Scams, a coordinated initiative involving 24 civil and criminal actions against B2B fraudsters.

Arlington, Virginia - Rita Rastogi Kalyani, MD, MHS, has been selected to receive the American Diabetes Association’s® (ADA’s) 2018 Vivian Fonseca and Nagendran Family Diabetes Research Award. The Vivian Fonseca and Nagendran Family Diabetes Research Award recognizes diabetes research focused on the South Asian, Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander populations, and/or research by a scientist from these areas, in memory of Mr. P. Nagendran. This award honors the contributions of Dr. Vivian Fonseca, a former President, Medicine & Science of the ADA; the Tullis-Tulane Alumni Chair in Diabetes; and Professor of Medicine Chief in the Section of Endocrinology at Tulane University School of Medicine, who has been a mentor and role model to many researchers and clinicians, and who continues to serve the ADA and the diabetes community in our quest for advances in diabetes care.

Washington, DC - President Donald J. Trump today announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key positions in his Administration: