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By John R. Bolton
The president fiddles at his domestic altar while the world burns
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - U.S. State Department
The United States Department of State (often referred to as the State Department), is the United States federal executive department responsible for international relations of the United States, equivalent to the foreign ministries of other countries. The Department was created in 1789 and was the first executive department established. - Source: Wikipedia
Next month will mark five years since TransCanada first applied to the U.S. State Department to build the Keystone XL pipeline.
The grandson of 1960s civil rights leader Malcolm X was killed in Mexico on Thursday, U.S. officials said.
The U.S. State Department is going hip-hop. The department's Bureau of Educations and Cultural Affairs said it's sending the San Francisco-based hip hop group, Audiopharmacy, on a Southeast Asia and Pacific tour, as part the federal agency's American Music Abroad program.
The U.S. State Department recommends Americans avoid travel to all or parts of 14 of 31 Mexican states in the widest travel advisory since Mexico stepped up its drug war in 2006.
The U.S. State Department began sending Twitter messages in Farsi on Sunday in the hopes of reaching social media users in Iran.