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Op-Ed: Our four nations are committed to a free, open, secure and prosperous Indo-Pacific region (Washington Post)

Opinion by Joe Biden, Narendra Modi, Scott Morrison and Yoshihide Suga March 14, 2021 at 5:00 a.m. GMT+11 As published in the Washington Post Joe Biden is president of the United States. Narendra Modi is prime minister of India. Scott Morrison is prime minister of Australia. Yoshihide Suga is prime minister of Japan. In December 2004, the continental shelf off the ...
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Quad Leaders’ Joint Statement: “The Spirit of the Quad”

MARCH 12, 2021 – via the White House Briefing Room 1. We have convened to reaffirm our commitment to quadrilateral cooperation between Australia, India, Japan, and the United States. We bring diverse perspectives and are united in a shared vision for the free and open Indo-Pacific. We strive for a region that is free, open, inclusive, healthy, anchored by democratic values, and unconstrained by ...
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Valuing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Race in America and the Black Lives Matter Movement

Join us for a virtual discussion on how race relations in the United States are changing in the wake of Black Lives Matter, and what the newly-elected Biden administration means for the ongoing civil rights movement. This edition of our Diplomacy Delivered virtual discussion series will feature Professor of Sociology and Rubenstein Fellow in Governance ...
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Secretary Blinken Speech: A Foreign Policy for the American People

ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE BEN FRANKLIN ROOM WASHINGTON, D.C. MARCH 3, 2021 SECRETARY BLINKEN:  Good morning.  My fellow Americans, five weeks ago I was sworn in as your Secretary of State.  My job is to represent the United States to the world, to fight for the interests and values of the American people.  When President Biden asked me to serve, ...
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