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Newest African Ambassador Presents Letters of Credence at White House

AMIP NewsWashington, DCAugust 9, 2018 On July 8, 2018, Niger’s new Ambassador to the United States – His Excellency Abdallah Wafy – presented his Letters of Credence to President Trump at an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony in the Oval Office at the White House. The presentation of credentials is a traditional ceremony that marks the formal […]

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 8, 2019 Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the State Department’s Coordinator for Counterterrorism, will travel during the week of July 8th to Nairobi, Kenya, where he will address the United Nations African Regional High-Level Conference on Counter-Terrorism and the Prevention of Violent Extremism Conducive to Terrorism. […]

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Press Statement Morgan Ortagus Department of State Spokesperson July 6, 2019   The United States government welcomes the progress in negotiations which we hope will lead to the establishment of a civilian-led transitional government that is broadly acceptable to the Sudanese people.  We commend the mediators from the African Union and Ethiopia for their ongoing […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 3, 2019 On July 3, 2019, the United States and Morocco convened a working group of the U.S.-Morocco Strategic Dialogue in Washington, D.C., in order to expand our existing security cooperation efforts. Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, the Coordinator for Counterterrorism, co-chaired the meeting with Director […]

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Press Statement Morgan Ortagus Department of State Spokesperson July 3, 2019   The United States strongly condemns the abhorrent attack on a migrant detention facility in Tajoura, Libya, which reportedly killed 44 and injured more than 100 innocent civilians. We extend our deepest condolences to families of those killed and wish a speedy recovery to […]

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REMARKSTIBOR P. NAGY, JR., ASSISTANT SECRETARYBUREAU OF AFRICAN AFFAIRS UNIVERSITY OF THE WITSWATERSRANDJOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICAJUNE 21, 2019 As Prepared Thank you Deputy Vice Chancellor Vilakazi for the introduction.  I’m grateful to you and to everyone at Wits University and the African Centre for the Study of the United States for hosting today’s event. And thanks […]

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Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC   June 21, 2019     Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs Marie Royce will travel to Ghana and Liberia from June 24 to 29.  She will meet with government officials, private sector representatives, local entrepreneurs, exchange program alumni, and university administrators to […]

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    USAID Washington, DC     U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green traveled to the Democratic Republic of the Congo; and the Republics of Rwanda, Kenya, and Mozambique from June 14 to June 22, 2019. Administrator Green visited USAID-funded programs related to economic empowerment, resilience, food security, and health that are helping […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Office of Public Affairs Department of Commerce Washington, DC Wednesday, June 19, 2019   Remarks by Deputy Secretary Karen Dunn Kelley at the Corporate Council on Africa’s U.S.-Africa Business Summit in Maputo, Mozambique Good morning, and thank you, Florie, for your kind introduction. I’d also like to thank President Nyusi for hosting. Your […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Office of Public Affairs Department of Commerce Washington, DC Tuesday, June 18, 2019   Deputy Secretary Kelley and U.S. Government Officials Join the Corporate Council on Africa for Historic Anadarko Signing MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE – On behalf of Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Karen Dunn Kelley led […]

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