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VOTING INFORMATION FOR U.S. CITIZENS: Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By!

If you plan to vote in the November 2020 election it is important to ACT NOW!  Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away! Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the United States – but you can get assistance in requesting and returning your absentee ballot.  Many states require ...
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U.S. funding to IAEA Supports Cancer Treatment in Egypt 

September 23, 2020    Vienna – The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) is allocating $1 million in funding to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to help Egypt enhance radiation therapy for cancer patients through the provision of a medical linear accelerator, or “LINAC.” This $1 million in funding is part of a much ...
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U.S. Ambassador Visits Esna and Luxor to Highlight U.S.-Egypt Partnership

September 19, 2020 Luxor and Esna – U.S. Ambassador Jonathan R. Cohen visited Luxor and Esna on Saturday, September 19 to reaffirm the strong U.S.-Egypt partnership in wastewater management, agribusiness strengthening, and cultural heritage preservation with Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, and Secretary General of Luxor Governorate General Emad Abou El Azayem. In Luxor, Ambassador Cohen joined Minister Al Mashat, Secretary ...
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U.S. Ambassador Visits Cultural Heritage Preservation Sites in Luxor

Luxor – U.S. Ambassador Jonathan R. Cohen visited Luxor on Thursday, September 17 to visit Egyptian cultural heritage sites that the U.S. has helped preserve. Together with Luxor Deputy Governor Mohamed Abdel Kader, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director Leslie Reed, and U.S. Embassy Defense Attaché Major General Ralph H. Groover, Ambassador Cohen ...
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United States and PepsiCo Egypt/Chipsy for Food Industries Renew Partnership in Egypt to Improve Farmer Livelihoods

Press Release                    September 14, 2020 Cairo – The U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Chipsy for Food Industries, a PepsiCo Egypt company, renewed a partnership that boosts the productivity of farmers and builds a more transparent and sustainable potato supply chain. U.S. Ambassador Jonathan Cohen, PepsiCo Egypt CEO Mohamed Shelbaya, ...
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