Unitit States Depairtment o State

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Unitit States
Depairtment o State
— DoS —
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Formed Julie 27, 1789; 229 years ago (1789-07-27)
Precedin agency
  • Depairtment o Foreign Affairs
Heidquarters Harry S Truman Biggin
2201 C Street, NW
Washington, D.C., Unitit States
38°53′39″N 77°2′54″W / 38.89417°N 77.04833°W / 38.89417; -77.04833
Employees 11,500 Foreign Service employees
7,400 Ceevil Service employees
31,000 Foreign Service Naitional employees[1]
Annual budget $57.533 Billion (FY 2012)[2]
Agency executives
Website state.gov

The Unitit States Depairtment o State (DoS),[3] eften referred tae as the State Depairtment, is the Unitit States federal executive depairtment responsible for internaitional relations o the Unitit States, equivalent tae the foreign meenistry o other countries. The Department wis creatit in 1789 an wis the first executive depairtment established.

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  3. Acronym Finder: DoS