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16 Nov 2018 description
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Dhaka, November 15, 2018 – Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS) for Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) Richard Albright visited Bangladesh from November 10 to 15. DAS Albright visited Rohingya refugee camps and host communities in Cox’s Bazar from November 11 to 13 to assess conditions and speak directly with Bangladeshis and refugees, including some who had just recently arrived from Myanmar.

13 Nov 2018 description

Press Statement
Michael R. Pompeo
Secretary of State
Washington, DC
November 13, 2018

09 Nov 2018 description

By Peter Quaranto, Vickie Ellis on November 8, 2018

07 Nov 2018 description

Yesterday, during bilateral meetings in Washington, D.C., Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan and the Sudanese Foreign Minister Dirdeiry Mohamed Ahmed discussed the launch of the “Phase II” framework for our bilateral engagement. Phase II is designed to expand our bilateral cooperation, facilitate meaningful reforms to enhance stability in Sudan, and achieve further progress in a number of areas of longstanding concern. The United States welcomes Sudan’s commitment to making progress in key areas.

02 Nov 2018 description

This week, the United States Government is handing over three newly constructed Health Centers to the Amhara Regional Health Bureau. The new health centers were constructed through U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Ethiopia Health Infrastructure Program, which is funded by the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).

31 Oct 2018 description

Press Statement
Michael R. Pompeo
Secretary of State
Washington, DC
October 30, 2018

The United States calls on all parties to support UN Special Envoy Martin Griffiths in finding a peaceful solution to the conflict in Yemen based on the agreed references.

The time is now for the cessation of hostilities, including missile and UAV strikes from Houthi-controlled areas into the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Subsequently, Coalition air strikes must cease in all populated areas in Yemen.

22 Oct 2018 description

Michael R. Pompeo
Secretary of State
Washington, DC
October 21, 2018

The United States is closely following the migrant caravan, in which thousands of migrants from Honduras and other countries continue to make a dangerous journey through Guatemala and into Mexico. Many migrants are attempting to transit these countries and in the process are violating their sovereignty, their laws, and their procedures. As President Trump has stated, consistent with U.S. law, the United States will not allow illegal immigrants to enter or remain in the United States.

08 Oct 2018 description

By DipNote Bloggers on October 6, 2018

After a 7.5 magnitude earthquake and tsunami struck Central Sulawesi in the Republic of Indonesia on September 28, the United States responded to help.

27 Sep 2018 description

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 27, 2018

The text of the following statement on Syria was released by the Governments of Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America.

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25 Sep 2018 description

Vice President Mike Pence announced today at the 73rd regular session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, NY, more than $48 million in additional humanitarian U.S. assistance for Venezuelans affected by the man-made crisis in Venezuela.

25 Sep 2018 description

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

The Bureau of Intelligence and Research (INR), with funding support from the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor (DRL), conducted a survey in spring 2018 of the firsthand experiences of 1,024 Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar District, Bangladesh. The goal of the survey was to document atrocities committed against residents in Burma’s northern Rakhine State during the course of violence in the previous two years.

25 Sep 2018 description

En ce début de campagne électorale, le Bureau régional des Nations unies pour l'Afrique centrale (UNOCA), l'Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF), le Secrétariat général de la Communauté économique des Etats de l’Afrique centrale (CEEAC), l’Ambassade des Etats-Unis d'Amérique, et la Délégation de l'Union européenne au Gabon en accord avec les Ambassades d'Allemagne, d'Espagne, de France et d'Italie au Gabon, saluent la tenue des élections législatives et locales au Gabon en octobre 2018.

24 Sep 2018 description

September 24, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Today, during a ministerial-level meeting on Burma, Ambassador Nikki Haley announced more than $185 million in additional humanitarian assistance for those in Burma and Bangladesh who have been affected by the Rakhine State crisis. ‎The new funding, which includes $156 million for Rohingya refugees and host communities in Bangladesh, will support the implementation of critical emergency services, including protection, emergency shelter, food, water, sanitation, health care, and psychosocial support.

19 Sep 2018 description

Remarks
Michael R. Pompeo
Secretary of State
Treaty Room
Washington, DC
September 17, 2018

07 Sep 2018 description

Think Smokey the Bear only helps Americans prevent forest fires? Think again! The U.S. Forest Service cooperates with governments and publics around the world—and has a global impact. Take firefighting expert Daniel Montoya, who just returned from Bolivia last month.

In just one week, he shared his 30 years of experience in forest-fire management with over 190 representatives from Bolivia’s public and private sector.