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Acting Deputy Secretary Nuland’s Trip to Niger

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON AUGUST 7, 2023 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Matthew Miller: Acting Deputy Secretary of State Victoria Nuland traveled to Niamey to express our grave concern regarding developments in Niger and our resolute commitment to supporting democracy and constitutional order. The United States continues to call for the immediate release ... Read More»

Acting Deputy Secretary of State Victoria Nuland on the Situation in Niger

SPECIAL BRIEFING AMBASSADOR VICTORIA NULAND, ACTING DEPUTY SECRETARY OF STATE AND UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS VIA TELECONFERENCE AUGUST 7, 2023 MR PATEL:  Hey, everybody.  Good afternoon and thank you so much for joining us today, especially last minute.  Laying out some ground rules real quick, this call will be on the record.  It will ... Read More»

Secretary Blinken’s Call with Egyptian Foreign Minister Shoukry

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release  READOUT August 3, 2023 Secretary Blinken’s Call with Egyptian Foreign Minister Shoukry The following is attributable to Spokesperson Matthew Miller: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on shared efforts to advance regional stability, including through intensified coordination ... Read More»

Call for Nominations Scriptwriting Workshop August 27 – 31, 2023 Cairo, Egypt

The U.S. Embassy in Cairo is proud to partner with American Film Showcase (AFS) to sponsor a five-day workshop on comedy writing for senior Egyptian scriptwriters.  The workshop will be facilitated by Emmy-nominated American screenwriters and producers Matteo Borghese and Rob Turbovsky. The program will focus on narrative and character development, with a particular focus on humor as a messaging medium. Participants will consult with these award-winning American scriptwriters on their current projects ... Read More»

The United States and the Arab League Launch an Entrepreneurship Development Program to Help Students Across Egypt

July 26, 2023 Cairo – The United States Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), launched the RIPPLE Entrepreneurship Centers Development Program in partnership with the Arab League and the Arab Academy for Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport. The RIPPLE program will work with ten Egyptian universities to establish and upgrade entrepreneurship ... Read More»