Many on Twitter were quick to point out that the photo used by the government agency was not of the Air Force but rather a flight demonstration team formed by the Navy.
The advisory is perhaps the most blunt warning yet to Americans who are considering traveling to Hong Kong or mainland China.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has dismissed reports that his wife wanted government employees to carry out personal tasks.
Thousands of people have been displaced after a major fire tore through the Moria refugee camp amid unrest over the handling of a recent coronavirus outbreak.
In an interview with The Hill, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said "every place I go, every foreign minister that I talk to, they recognize what China has done to the world," referring to the coronavirus pandemic.
"Citizens may be subjected to prolonged interrogations and extended detention for reasons related to 'state security," the state department's warning read, issued to U.S. citizens this weekend.
The BLM banner was removed after being displayed for just two days.
In a joint statement, spokespersons for the U.K., Canada and Australia said they were "deeply concerned" by new security legislation.
The Anti-Defamation League, a U.S. non-profit, has long named Iran as a premier backer of global anti-Semitism.
Secretary of State Pompeo says the decision to impose China's national security law "would be a death knell for the high degree of autonomy Beijing promised for Hong Kong under the Sino-British Joint Declaration."
In a classified State Department memo obtained by Newsweek, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested Russia may been capturing images of infrastructure for the purposes of targeting it with "conventionally-armed, precision-guided weapons."
The Kansas City Star said an investigation into the secretary of state's dinners "should make him damaged goods in Kansas."
"I'd rather have him on the phone with some world leader than have him wash dishes because maybe his wife isn't there or his kids aren't there, you know," Trump said Monday.
Ousted State Department Inspector General Steve Linick was reportedly investigating accusations staffers carried out personal tasks for Mike Pompeo, including walking his dog.
Linick is the third inspector general that President Trump has fired during the coronavirus epidemic.
China's "behavior in cyberspace is an extension of its counterproductive actions throughout the COVID-19 pandemic," Pompeo said.
The changes to the United States Munitions List, governing which weapons are subject to the State Department's scrutiny, are a long time coming.
"I agree with him that terrorists are bad guys— as are the people who conducted barbaric and ineffective acts of torture in the name of Mr. Pompeo's misguided notion of 'Patriotism,'" Scott Z. Burns said in a statement.
Gene Thompson Jr. allegedly facilitated some parts of the scheme from his desk inside a Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility, which is designed to safeguard classified information.
After nearly three decades, the U.S. is considering removing Sudan from its list of terrorist sponsor states after a change in government.
Molly Montgomery said the current State Department is "far from having swagger" and is instead "limping along at the moment."
Refugees began arriving in the U.S. after a month-long hiatus during which the Trump administration cut the number of refugees admitted into the country to its lowest level in years.
"Everything is at stake," James Melville warned, "regarding our reputation, our effectiveness, our power, our influence, what we can get done in the world."
Earlier this week, explosive testimony from senior U.S. diplomat Bill Taylor detailed his grave concerns about the administration's interaction with the Ukrainian government.
"No foreign government should ever be involved in a U.S. election in any way," Representative Adam Kinzinger told Fox News.
A number of revealing texts between senior U.S. diplomats were released by House committees exploring President Donald Trump's impeachment.
The documents were turned over "in an envelope marked 'White House'" and contained "folders labeled 'Trump Hotel,'" according to three top Democrats.
President Donald Trump's lawyer claimed to have met a top Ukrainian official at the request of the State Department.
Trump said last month that he was "possibly" looking into hosting the next G7 summit at his Miami golf resort.