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U.S. Envoy Power: ‘Russia Is Not Listening’

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power

“Russia has come before this council to say everything except the truth,” Ambassador Samantha Power, the United States’ top diplomat to the United Nations, tells the U.N. Security Council August 28.

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Ambassador Power Shares US Assesment of the Evidence on the Downing of MH17

The context for yesterday’s horror is clear: separatist forces – backed by the Russian government – continue to destabilize Ukraine.

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USUN Ambassador Power on Sudan’s Targeted Attacks on Civilians

The United Sates condemns in the strongest possible terms attacks by the Government of Sudan and its Rapid Support Forces (RSF) against civilians in South Kordofan and Blue Nile.

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Evidence of Russian Support for Destabilization of Ukraine

On April 12, armed pro-Russian militants seized government buildings in a coordinated and professional operation conducted in six cities in eastern Ukraine.

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Response by Ambassador Samantha Power at a Security Council Meeting on Ukraine

The United States has constantly called for de-escalation and urged restraint. That has been our consistent policy. Our consistent statements have made clear that military force is not the answer, and we have commended the Ukrainians, frankly, for enduring more than probably any country in the United Nations could or would endure without using force.

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State’s Nuland on Trans-Atlantic Security Challenges

Russia’s occupation of Crimea, rubberstamped by an illegitimate referendum conducted at the barrel of a gun, has tarnished its credibility and diminished its international standing in the eyes of Ukrainians and the world.

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Ambassador Power at House Hearing on U.S. Budget Support for U.N.

I respectfully but strongly urge you to support full funding for the administration’s request for a new peacekeeping response mechanism and for the CIPA, CIO and IO&P accounts.

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Ambassador Power: U.S. Rejects Russia’s Military Intervention and Land Grab in Crimea

What Russia has done is wrong as a matter of law, wrong as a matter of history, wrong as a matter of policy, and dangerous.

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U.S. Condemns in Strongest Possible Terms Fighting Outside UN Mission in South Sudan

Ambassador Power: Threats and attacks against UNMISS sites, and the civilians protected therein, are unacceptable and must cease immediately.

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Statement on Israel’s Membership in JUSCANZ in New York’s Third Committee

Israel’s participation in the “JUSCANZ” caucus in the United Nation’s Third Committee is an important step toward securing Israel’s full participation across the UN system.

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