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Remarks by Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield at a UN Security Council Briefing on the Situation in the Middle East

Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield U.S. Representative to the United Nations New York, New York January 18, 2023 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. President. And thank you, Special Coordinator Wennesland, for your briefing. The United States looks forward to working with the new Israeli government to advance the interests and values that have been at the heart ...
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Honoring and Promoting Respect for Freedom of Religion or Belief Globally

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE JANUARY 16, 2023 This National Religious Freedom Day marks the 237th anniversary of the signing of the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786.  Under the Virginia Statute authored by Thomas Jefferson, legislators for the first time endorsed the principles of freedom of conscience and separation of church ...
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U.S Embassy Cairo Launches 2nd Edition of Breaking Walls Dance Film Series

January 12, 2023 U.S Embassy Cairo Launches 2nd Edition of Breaking Walls Dance Film Series Cairo – The U.S. Embassy in Cairo, in partnership with the NÜT Dance Company, the Italian Cultural Institute, the Tahrir Cultural Center, the Austrian Cultural Forum Cairo, and the Goethe-Institut Kairo, is thrilled to present the second edition of the ...
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The Negev Forum Working Groups and Regional Cooperation Framework

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE JANUARY 10, 2023 I welcome the inaugural meeting of the Negev Forum Working Groups hosted by the United Arab Emirates on January 9-10, in Abu Dhabi.  Senior officials from the Governments of Bahrain, Egypt, Israel, Morocco, the United Arab Emirates, and the United States discussed opportunities to advance initiatives that encourage regional integration, cooperation, ...
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