From left: U.S. Soccer Federation President Cindy Parlow Cone and U.S. Ambassador to Qatar Timmy T. Davis cut the ribbon to open the U.S.A. Pavilion for the 2022 FIFA Men’s World Cup in Doha, Qatar, Nov. 19, 2022. Photo courtesy of Embassy Doha

Embassy Doha World Cup preparations result in success

By Paul Wulfsberg  2022 was an exciting year for American soccer fans. The United States men’s national team (USMNT) had a solid World Cup showing, tying Wales and England before beating Iran to advance to...
Director of the FBI Christopher Wray speaks at the Bureau of Counter Terrorism event, Dec. 2, 2022. Photo by Vincent Picard

Building capacity to counter terrorism

By Vincent Picard  The Bureau of Counterterrorism (CT) directs foreign assistance efficiently and effectively to protect the United States, American citizens, and other partner countries against terrorist threats worldwide.  In late October and early November, CT...
Supervisory Human Resources Specialist Montreal Ravenel from the Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation (seated far right) looks at Executive Director Elissa Pitterle (seated left) from the Bureau of Administration and the Bureau of Information Resources Management, as she answers questions and shares advice with the 2022 fall interns in the Delegates Lounge at the speed-networking event, Nov. 7, 2022. Photo by Kerri Glass

Speed-networking inspires careers in public service

By Myranda Campanella The Department of State’s internship program has a long history of educating young professionals in the art of diplomacy. Students have the opportunity to work on substantive issues and interact with partners,...

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