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

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Department of State released the following statement today: On behalf of the United States of America, I congratulate the people of Andorra as they celebrate Our Lady of Meritxell Day.  The United States is proud to share a set of common values with the people of Andorra and looks forward to deepening … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Andorra National Day

U.S. Department of State News: Ambassador Nathan A. Sales To Travel to Algeria, Tunisia, and Morocco

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, will be in Algeria, Tunisia, and Morocco August 26-30.  He will engage in bilateral discussions with his counterparts on counterterrorism cooperation, countering violent extremism, foreign terrorist fighters, and information sharing. _______ SOURCE: news provided by STATE.GOV

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

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: On behalf of President Trump and the American people, congratulations to all Moldovans on the anniversary of your independence. Since 1991, the United States has been a faithful partner in Moldova’s democratic and economic development.  We continue to support and encourage reforms that will allow … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Moldova National Day

U.S. Department of State News: On U.S. Appearance Before the International Court of Justice

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: Today, oral proceedings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) began in The Hague on an application for provisional measures in a case brought by Iran against the United States, Alleged Violations of the 1955 Treaty of Amity, Economic Relations, and Consular Rights.  Iran’s filing … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: On U.S. Appearance Before the International Court of Justice

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ On August 24, Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Japanese Foreign Minister Kono to discuss next steps on DPRK engagement. Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Kono reaffirmed our commitment to the final, fully verified denuclearization of the … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Kang

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ On August 24, Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha of the Republic of Korea to discuss next steps on DPRK engagement.  Secretary Pompeo and Foreign Minister Kang reaffirmed the United States and the … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Kang

U.S. Department of State News: Presidential Memorandum on International Postal Practices

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: On August 23, President Donald J. Trump issued a Presidential Memorandum outlining bold actions to address international postal practices that undermine American economic prosperity and threaten our national security.  The United States delegation to the Universal Postal Union’s (UPU) Second Extraordinary Congress in Ethiopia will … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Presidential Memorandum on International Postal Practices

U.S. Department of State News: U.S. Permanent Mission to the Organization of American States (OAS) Announces Visit by White House Advisor Ivanka Trump and OPIC President Ray W. Washburne To Highlight Women’s Empowerment in the Americas

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: Today, the U.S. Permanent Mission to the Organization of American States (OAS) announced the scheduled visit by White House Advisor Ivanka Trump and Ray W. Washburne, President and CEO of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), to address the organization’s member states on Administration efforts … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: U.S. Permanent Mission to the Organization of American States (OAS) Announces Visit by White House Advisor Ivanka Trump and OPIC President Ray W. Washburne To Highlight Women’s Empowerment in the Americas