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The Secretary of State travels to all corners of the world to do his job.

A Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) protective security detail protects the Secretary of State seven days a week, 24 hours a day, anywhere in the world. The protective security detail works closely with Department of State
offices and U.S. and foreign security and law enforcement organizations to make sure the Secretary of State can safely and securely carry out U.S. foreign policy.

Visit Travels with the Secretary of State to learn about the Secretary of State’s important trips that DSS supports.

Visit Countries Visited and Mileage: 2019 to find out how many miles the Secretary of State’s DSS protective security detail has traveled and what countries they have visited while traveling with the Secretary of State.

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