US diplomats begin the return to Ukraine, State Department says: Live updates

US diplomats begin the return to Ukraine, State Department says: Live updates

This post was originally published on this siteU.S. diplomats are starting to return to Ukraine, the Department of State said, the latest sign pointing toward heightened American diplomacy. Latest.     

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State Department will offer ‘X’ gender marker for U.S. passports

State Department will offer ‘X’ gender marker for U.S. passports

This post was originally published on this siteThe State Department on Thursday announced that it will make an “X” gender marker available on U.S. passports beginning next month, and the option to select the marker for other forms of documentation will become available next year. On State Department public forms,...

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US set to pull all personnel from Kyiv within 48 hours: report

US set to pull all personnel from Kyiv within 48 hours: report

This post was originally published on this siteThe United States is preparing to pull all government personnel from Kyiv within the next two days as fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine escalate, CBS News reported Sunday night. The U.S. State Department issued a travel advisory early…

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US to block millions for Egypt over human rights

US to block millions for Egypt over human rights

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden administration has decided to deny $130 million of military aid allocated for Egypt over the country’s failure to comply with human rights conditions laid out by the State Department, according to a senior State Department official, congressional sources and activists.

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US approves transfer of American weapons from allies to Ukraine

US approves transfer of American weapons from allies to Ukraine

This post was originally published on this siteThe State Department told Congress that it has approved export licenses for Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, which will allow the countries to transfer US-origin weapons to Ukraine, according to an administration official, a State Department official and a congressional aide familiar with the...

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