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Demonstrations expected to take place on Monday August 6, 2018 at 18:00 pm

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Asuncion, Paraguay (August 6, 2018) Location: Asuncion, Paraguay Event:  Demonstrations are expected to take place on Monday, August 6, 2018 at 18:00 in front of Congress at the Plaza de Armas located at El Paraguayo Independiente Avenue between Jejui and Manduvira cross streets. The group intends to protest alleged government ...
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Opening remarks by President Trump and President Putin of the Russian Federation, in joint press conference

July 16th, 2018 Presidential Palace Helsinki, Finland PRESIDENT PUTIN:  (As interpreted.)  Distinguished Mr. President, ladies and gentlemen: Negotiations with the President of the United States Donald Trump took place in a frank and businesslike atmosphere.  I think we can call it a success and a very fruitful round of negotiations. We carefully analyzed the current ...
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Secretary Pompeo remarks at the 2018 Trafficking in Persons Report Launch Ceremony

 Remarks Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo at the 2018 Trafficking in Persons Report Launch Ceremony Dean Acheson Auditorium Washington, D.C. MS JOHNSTONE:  Hello, and welcome to the Department of State.  My name is Kari Johnstone and I’m the acting director for the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons. Thank you all for ...
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State Department, office of Spokesperson: United States assisting venezuelans in need

MEDIA NOTE June 26, 2018 United States Assisting Venezuelans in Need Vice President Mike Pence announced today in Brazil nearly $10 million in additional humanitarian U.S. assistance for Venezuelans who have fled their country due to the man-made crisis there. This funding for the Venezuelan people includes a contribution to the International Organization for Migration ...
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