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Remarks by USTR Michael Froman at the Opening Ceremony of the 2015 AGOA Forum

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We need to make sure AGOA’s potential is fully explored and its benefits fully utilized.

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Security Advisor Susan Rice: Together, We Must Help South Sudan Implement the Peace Agreement

The United States is grateful for the constructive role played by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development and the African Union to secure an agreement.

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Announcement: Renovation of Mission Restrooms

The U.S. Mission in Geneva intends to renovate the existing restrooms located in its main building, 11 route de Pregny in Chambésy.

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President Obama to Travel to New Orleans for Hurricane Katrina 10th Anniversary

On Thursday, August 27, the President will travel to New Orleans to meet with residents who have rebuilt their lives over the past 10 years since the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

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UN Security Council Holds Inaugural Meeting on LGBT Issues

This historic event recognizes that the issue of LGBT rights has a place in the UN Security Council.

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Statement by NSC Spokesperson Ned Price on the Death of ISIL Deputy Leader Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali

Fadhil Ahmad al-Hayali the second in command of the terrorist group ISIL, was killed in a U.S. military air strike on August 18 while traveling in a vehicle near Mosul, Iraq, along with an ISIL media operative known as Abu Abdullah.

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President Obama Calls President Francois Hollande of France after Thwarted Terrorist Attack

President Hollande expressed his gratitude for the actions taken yesterday by three brave young Americans, two of whom are members of the U.S. armed forces, in thwarting what could have been a terrible terrorist attack.

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Job Announcement: Refugee Program Specialist

The U.S. Mission in Geneva is seeking an individual for the position of Refugee Program Specialist for the Humanitarian Affairs Office.

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Fact Sheet: U.S. Security Cooperation with Iraq

The United States is committed to building a strategic partnership with Iraq and the Iraqi people.

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Secretary Kerry’s Statement on World Humanitarian Day

Today we salute the unsung heroes who venture out to some of the most dangerous places on earth and risk their lives to save others.

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