The Week At State • A review of the week's events at the State Department, July 19 - July 25, 2021

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Published on 27 Jul 2021, 1:45
In "The Week at State," President Joseph R. Biden meets with King Abdullah II of Jordan, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken co-hosts the U.S.-Iraq Strategic Dialogue and makes a special appearance on "Sesame Street," Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman travels to Japan, and Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry delivers remarks on the urgency of climate action. For the latest, please visit and subscribe to our newsletter at

0:00 The Week at State Introduction
0:04 President Biden meets with Jordanian King Abdullah II
0:14 Secretary Blinken meets with Jordanian King Abdullah II
0:43 Special Envoy for Climate Kerry on the urgency of climate action
2:12 President Biden holds a Cabinet meeting
2:57 Deputy Secretary of State Sherman travels to Japan
3:46 Secretary Blinken - Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Council
3:57 Secretary Blinken on refugees with Grover and friends on Sesame Street
4:36 Secretary Blinken meets with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister Al-Thani
5:21 Secretary Blinken meets with Iraqi Foreign Minister Dr. Hussein
6:13 First Lady Jill Biden - Olympic Games Opening and Team USA
6:35 COVID-19 vaccine donations from the U.S.
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