The 44-page report finds China's vast maritime claims in the South China Sea to be inconsistent with international law.
The State Department set visa restrictions on 116 people involved with the Ortega administration, including mayors, prosecutors and law enforcement officials.
Recently expired passports can be used to return to the U.S. or U.S. territories, but not to travel from the U.S. to international destinations.
Eight Republican lawmakers approved of Biden's pick, while three Democrats decided against him seven years after the death of Laquan McDonald.
"These figures reflect, in part, the spread of ISIS branches and networks and al-Qa'ida affiliates, particularly in Africa," said Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
The secretary of state had to suddenly leave Thailand, the last stop on his Southeast Asia trip, after the coronavirus test.
The Bahamian government has implemented certain travel restrictions to minimize the spread of COVID.
NSO Group said it would investigate the incident, and, if it showed NSO technology was in fact used, terminate the customers and seek legal action against them.
"The best way to deter an aggressive Russia is to make it clear for the Kremlin that Ukraine is strong, but also that it has strong allies who will not leave it alone in the face of Moscow's ever-increasing aggressiveness," Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said.
The crew members were all forced to take shelter in their docked space capsules earlier on Monday because of the threat posed by the debris.
The State Department is under pressure to bring home all Americans remaining in Afghanistan after the chaotic evacuations left hundreds stranded in late August.
The latest deaths include Remaaz Hatim al-atta and Omar Adam, bringing the death toll from Saturday's protests to 7. At least 23 protestors have died overall.
The department announced its latest measures to fight ransomware attacks during a Monday press briefing.
A 22-karat gold coin worth $560 was also reported as missing along with the nearly $6,000 bottle of Suntory Hibiki whisky.
The U.S. Department of State issued its first U.S. passport with an "X" gender marker on Wednesday, joining a number of other countries that do so.
"The Department of State continues the process of updating its policies regarding gender markers on U.S. passports...," spokesman Ned Price said.
The creation of this new department serves as a product of Antony Blinken's belief that the country has entered a "fundamentally new era in global affairs."
The program marks a major shift in U.S. refugee policy and will serve as an addition to typical resettlement processes overseen by national agencies.
"Nobody wants to see cross-Strait issues come to blows—certainly not President Biden, and there's no reason that it should," Austin said.
The kidnapped group included six women, six men and five children according to Christian Aid Ministries.
The video showed soldiers running into concrete tiles and rolling around on the floor on smashed glass.
"We urge Beijing to cease its military, diplomatic, and economic pressure and coercion against Taiwan," U.S. State Department spokesman Ned Price said.
The judge blamed the delays on "the State Department's complete cessation of adjudicating diversity visa applications for five months."
A spokesperson for the Beijing government pointed to a list of demands given to Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman in July, saying China hoped every item could be resolved.
"The ESL teachers are highly visible targets…many of them having received death threats," said a U.S. academic trying to help them.
The secretary of state was criticizing China for disqualifying seven pro-democracy district councilors.
GM Defense, a specialized division of General Motors, will create heavy-duty Chevrolet Suburbans for U.S. government agencies.
Several committee members called on Blinken to resign, while others lauded his and the State Department's efforts in the evacuation.