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UN Headquarters in Geneva.

US hosts signing of declaration rejecting 'human right' to abortion

The United States hosted the signing ceremony of the Geneva Consensus Declaration on Thursday. The document rejects the claim that abortion is an... Read more

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Ireland highlighted in State Department human trafficking report

Ireland received its lowest rating ever by the U.S. State Department for its efforts to combat human trafficking, in the... Read more

US Ambassador for Religious Freedom Sam Brownback.

State Department warns governments could exploit coronavirus to close churches

The U.S. ambassador for religious freedom warned on Wednesday that some governments might close houses of worship for good after... Read more

US Secretary of State Michael Mike Pompeo.

State Department releases annual human rights report

The State Department released its annual human rights report on Wednesday, offering the administration’s summary of the situation in nearly... Read more

US Secretary of State Michael Mike Pompeo.

Pompeo announces new alliance for religious freedom

A new International Religious Freedom Alliance with 27 member states was announced on Wednesday by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.  Read more