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Secretary of State

The head of the U.S. federal government department charged with conducting foreign relations. The secretary is responsible for advising the president on foreign policy, assisting American businesses abroad, and overseeing U.S. embassies. He or she is appointed by the president of the United States and confirmed by the Senate.
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As a US Secretary of State, it was the very first time to have a US official, Pompeo, call the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group, when mentioning the terror threat in the region.
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US secretary of state John Kerry (Photo: Daniel Getachew/EPA)
LONDRA (CyHAN)- US Secretary of State John Kerry said Saturday that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad must step down, but not necessarily immediately upon reaching a settlement to end the country's civil war.
CARTHAGE, (TAP) - The historic ties between Tunisia and the United States and ways to further strengthen them were discussed at a meeting between President Beji Caid Essebsi and former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright on Friday at the Palace of Carthage.
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FORMER US secretary of state Hillary Clinton took part in a historic procession before receiving an honorary degree from one of the UK's oldest universities.
FORMER US secretary of state Hillary Clinton delivered an impassioned defence of human rights and equality as she received an honorary degree from one of the UK's oldest universities.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario pose for a photo prior to talks at the Department of State in Washington on Tuesday.

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