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Nov 6: John Zogby of John Zogby Strategies briefs on the latest exit polls and analysis for Election Day 2018 to foreign media at the Washington FPC. Full Text» Video»


Nov 5: Department of State Secretary Michael Pompeo and Department of the Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin briefed Foreign journalists with an update on Iran policy and sanctions.  Full Text» Video»


Nov 1: Professor David Lublin, Department of Government at American University briefed foreign media on redistricting and election laws as part of their programs on the midterm elections. Full Text» Video»


Oct 25: Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom Samuel D. Brownback will briefed journalists on the significance of the IRF Act’s passage, how the legislation bolstered U.S. foreign policy efforts and created tools to address these issues, and what the United States and others can do to make further progress in the fight for religious freedom ahead of IRF day, October 27. Full Text» Video»

Date: 10/17/2018 Location: NYFPC Description: Lt. Gen Webb briefing at the New York FPC - State Dept Image

Oct 17: Lt. General Webb gave an overview of the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command and use of light aircraft in support of their mission. Full Text»

The United States Department of State has Foreign Press Centers in Washington, D.C. and New York. The Foreign Press Centers support U.S. policies by helping foreign media cover the U.S. Their goal is to promote the depth, accuracy, and balance of foreign reporting from the U.S., by providing direct access to authoritative American information sources.

Washington Foreign Press Center
National Press Building
529 14th Street NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20045
Phone: (202) 504-6300

New York Foreign Press Center
799 U.N. Plaza, 10th Floor
New York, New York 10017
Phone: (646) 282-2830