U.S. Department of State News: Belgium National Day

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I offer my sincere congratulations to the people of Belgium as they celebrate their national day. Through two world wars, the founding of NATO, and the fight against terrorism, the United States and … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Belgium National Day

U.S. Department of State News: Ambassador Deborah L. Birx Travel to Amsterdam

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: Ambassador Deborah L. Birx, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and U.S. Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy, is on travel to Amsterdam, The Netherlands from July 20-27, leading the U.S. delegation to the 22nd International AIDS Conference. While in Amsterdam, Ambassador Birx will provide several … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Ambassador Deborah L. Birx Travel to Amsterdam

New Jersey News: Bergen County Man, Shope Oluwo Admits Using Personal Information Stolen From U.S. Service Members To File Phony Tax Returns

TRENTON, N.J. – A Fort Lee, New Jersey, man today admitted generating phony tax refunds using personal identifying information stolen from current and former members of the U.S. army, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Shope Oluwo, 33, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Freda L. Wolfson in Trenton federal court to an indictment charging him … Continue reading New Jersey News: Bergen County Man, Shope Oluwo Admits Using Personal Information Stolen From U.S. Service Members To File Phony Tax Returns

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Delonte Mack Sentenced to 13 Years in Prison For Shooting Man in Broad Daylight in Southwest Washington

Victim Hit Five Times in February 2017 Attack Near Nationals Park WASHINGTON – Delonte Mack, 31, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to 13 years in prison on charges stemming from a brazen shooting that took place in broad daylight last year in Southwest Washington, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Peter Newsham, Chief … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Delonte Mack Sentenced to 13 Years in Prison For Shooting Man in Broad Daylight in Southwest Washington

New Mexico News: Albuquerque Man, Fidal Abdeljawad Sentenced to Eleven Years for Synthetic Cannabinoid Trafficking Conviction

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – U.S. Attorney John C. Anderson and Special Agent in Charge Kyle W. Williamson of the DEA’s El Paso Division announced today that Fidal Abdeljawad, 51, of Albuquerque, N.M., was sentenced late yesterday afternoon in federal court to 132 months of imprisonment for his conviction on synthetic cannabinoids trafficking charges. Abdeljawad will be … Continue reading New Mexico News: Albuquerque Man, Fidal Abdeljawad Sentenced to Eleven Years for Synthetic Cannabinoid Trafficking Conviction

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met yesterday with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths in Washington.  The Special Envoy provided an update on his engagement with all parties on the … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting with UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Yemen Martin Griffiths

U.S. Department of State News: United States and India to Hold 2+2 Dialogue on September 6

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: The United States is pleased to announce that the inaugural U.S.-India “2+2” Dialogue will be held in New Delhi, India, on September 6. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis look forward to meeting with their Indian counterparts, Minister … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: United States and India to Hold 2+2 Dialogue on September 6

U.S. Department of State News: Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch Travels to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State today released the following statement: Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch will travel to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras July 23-27 to meet with counterparts to discuss a range of consular issues, including the importance of deterring and reducing illegal immigration.  While in the region, the … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch Travels to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras