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

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: On behalf of President Trump and the American people, congratulations to all Ukrainians on your national day. The United States steadfastly supports Ukraine in the face of Russian aggression.  We pay tribute to those who have fought and sacrificed for freedom in Ukraine, and we … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Ukraine National Day

U.S. Department of State News: Uruguay’s Independence Day

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, congratulations to the people of Uruguay on their 193rd anniversary of independence. For over 150 years, our nations have enjoyed a strong history of cooperation.  Our shared commitment to peacekeeping efforts has forged a … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Uruguay’s Independence Day

U.S. Department of State News: Assistant Secretary of State Manisha Singh Travels to Japan, Philippines, Singapore, and India

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Manisha Singh will travel to Tokyo, Manila, Singapore, and Mumbai, August 26-September 5, 2018.  During her travel, the Assistant Secretary will share the Administration strategy for ensuring a free and open Indo-Pacific region, including the recent … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Assistant Secretary of State Manisha Singh Travels to Japan, Philippines, Singapore, and India

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan and wished him success.  Secretary Pompeo expressed his willingness to work with the new government towards a productive bilateral relationship.  Secretary Pompeo raised the importance … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke yesterday with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland.  The Secretary reiterated the United States’ commitment to our close partnerships with both Canada and Saudi Arabia and the hope for a quick resolution of … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland

U.S. Department of State News: Remarks on the Appointment of Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: SECRETARY POMPEO:  Good morning, everyone.  I’m excited to announce this morning that Steve Biegun is joining our team as the special representative for North Korea. Steve will direct U.S. policy towards North Korea and lead our efforts to achieve President Trump’s goal of the final, … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Remarks on the Appointment of Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:‎ Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov about Ukrainian political prisoner Oleh Sentsov, who has been on a hunger strike for more than three months in a Russian prison.  The Secretary noted … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Call With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov

U.S. Department of State News: U.S.-Ghana Cyber Study Visit

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: Senior representatives from the United States and Ghana participated in a U.S.-Ghana Cyber Study visit to facilitate stronger bilateral cooperation on cyber issues, including building government capacity to address emerging challenges and shared threats. The visit covered key cyber and Internet policy topics, such as … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: U.S.-Ghana Cyber Study Visit