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The United States Leads Days of Action on Global Food Security at the United Nations

FACT SHEET OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON MAY 18, 2022 The United States is committed to ending hunger and malnutrition and building more sustainable, equitable, and resilient food systems around the world. In support of these ongoing efforts, Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken is traveling to New York City May 18-19 to convene meetings to ...
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U.S. Embassy Hosts Cultural Property Crime Workshop to Protect Egypt’s Cultural Heritage

May 16, 2022 Cairo – The U.S. Embassy, in coordination with Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, is hosting a cultural property workshop to share best practices on combatting illicit trafficking of Egyptian antiquities and cultural objects from May 15 to 19. This year’s workshop will feature cultural heritage, judicial, regulatory, and law enforcement experts ...
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Statement by NSC Spokesperson Adrienne Watson on NSA Jake Sullivan’s visit to Egypt

MAY 11, 2022 National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and National Security Council Coordinator for the Middle East and North Africa Brett McGurk traveled to Cairo, Egypt on May 10-11 to consult on a broad range of global and regional security challenges. National Security Advisor Sullivan discussed with President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi and senior Egyptian officials the global ...
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THE UNITED STATES PROVIDES NEARLY $808 MILLION IN EMERGENCY HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE FOR SYRIA

For Immediate Release Tuesday, May 10, 2022 Office of Press Relations Today, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield announced the United States is providing nearly $808 million in additional humanitarian assistance for the Syria crisis response at the sixth Brussels Conference on “Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region,” hosted by the ...
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