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PROVIDENCE, R.I | As sentencing looms, Flynn is upbeat, has adoring fans

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Days away from being sentenced in the Russia probe, former national security adviser Michael Flynn is not exactly hiding his face in shame. People close to him tell The Associated Press that as the possibility of prison looms, Flynn is relaxed and hopeful, eager to get through Tuesday’s sentencing and move forward. … Continue reading PROVIDENCE, R.I | As sentencing looms, Flynn is upbeat, has adoring fans

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Greek Acting Foreign Minister George Katrougalos

United States – The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino:‎ Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Greek Acting Foreign Minister George Katrougalos launched the inaugural U.S.-Greece Strategic Dialogue today at the State Department. The two reaffirmed their commitment to deepen bilateral cooperation in key areas for the mutual benefit of both countries. … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Greek Acting Foreign Minister George Katrougalos

United States | Launch Event and First Regional Workshop of the GCTF Initiative To Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems Threats

United States – The United States and Germany, under the auspices of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), launched the Initiative to Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (C-UAS) Threats on December 13, 2018 in Berlin. The launch event was held alongside the Initiative’s first regional workshop on December 14, which focused on countering the UAS threat in … Continue reading United States | Launch Event and First Regional Workshop of the GCTF Initiative To Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems Threats

United States | Kazakhstan’s Independence Day

United States – On behalf of the American people, I warmly congratulate the people of Kazakhstan as you celebrate 27 years of your nation’s independence on December 16. Following President Nazarbayev’s trip to Washington, which charted a path forward for increased cooperation between our two countries, the United States and Kazakhstan have embarked on an … Continue reading United States | Kazakhstan’s Independence Day

United States | Joint Statement Regarding the Inaugural United States-Greece Strategic Dialogue

United States – The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of the United States of America and Greece on the occasion of the U.S.-Greece Strategic Dialogue. Begin Text: The Governments of the United States and Greece held the inaugural U.S.-Greece Strategic Dialogue in Washington, D.C. on December 13, 2018. U.S. Secretary … Continue reading United States | Joint Statement Regarding the Inaugural United States-Greece Strategic Dialogue

United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Austrian Secretary General for Foreign Affairs Peterlik

United States – The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino:‎ Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met today in Vienna with Austrian Secretary General for Foreign Affairs Johannes Peterlik. During the meeting, Deputy Secretary Sullivan reaffirmed the importance of U.S.-Austrian bilateral relations and thanked him for Austria’s contributions to security cooperation in … Continue reading United States | Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Austrian Secretary General for Foreign Affairs Peterlik

United States | Conclusion of Yemen Consultations in Sweden

United States – The United States commends participants from the Yemen consultations in Sweden for making progress on key initiatives, including a cease-fire and withdrawal of forces in Hudaydah, prisoner exchanges, and opening humanitarian corridors to the city of Taiz. Although many details remain subject to further discussion, these consultations between the Republic of Yemen … Continue reading United States | Conclusion of Yemen Consultations in Sweden

United States | U.S. – Canada 2+2 Ministerial

United States – The U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Defense will co-host the U.S. – Canada 2+2 Ministerial on Friday, December 14, 2018, at the Department of State. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis will join Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland and Canadian … Continue reading United States | U.S. – Canada 2+2 Ministerial