All articles from: January, 2017

Statement by the United States at the January 25, 2017, DSB Meeting

Statement by the United States at the January 25, 2017, World Trade Organization Dispute Settlement Body Meeting.

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Speaker Program with Dina Smeltz


The U.S. Mission and Webster University welcome Dina Smeltz, senior fellow on public opinion and foreign policy at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, for talks about polling in the US and Europe in the run-up to the 2016 US election and the Brexit vote.

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Holocaust Memorial Concert


This classical music concert will be given at the Palais des Nations for the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust and will feature the German Radio Orchestra, the Misgav Hagalil Choir and the Bayreuth Zamir Choir

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President Trump Takes Action: Signs Series of Presidential Memoranda Dealing With Dealing with Trade and Other Issues

Earlier today, President Donald J. Trump signed a series of Presidential Memoranda to fulfill his promise to make America Great Again on trade and other issues.

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Presidential Memorandum Regarding Withdrawal of the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations and Agreement

It is the policy of my Administration to represent the American people and their financial well-being in all negotiations, particularly the American worker, and to create fair and economically beneficial trade deals that serve their interests.

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Remarks by President Trump and Vice President Pence at CIA Headquarters

Remarks by President Trump and Vice President Pence at CIA Headquarters January 21, 2017 Langley, Virginia 3:21 P.M. EST VICE PRESIDENT PENCE:  Thank you to the Acting Director Meroe Park.  Thank you for 27 years serving the United States of America here at CIA.  (Applause.) It’s a great privilege for me to be with you […]

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President Donald J. Trump: The Inaugural Address

Inaugural Address by President Donald J. Trump

“We, the citizens of America, are now joined in a great national effort to rebuild our country and to restore its promise for all of our people.”

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Inauguration Day: Donald Trump to Take Office as America’s 45th President

President Trump and Vice President Pence

Watch the live stream coverage of Inauguration Day 2017 on PBS: and on the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies website. Donald J. Trump, a businessman who promises to use his financial know-how to help Americans improve their standard of living, on January 20 takes office as the 45th president of the United States. Official information on […]

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Ambassador Hamamoto: Bringing Down Legal Barriers to Women’s Economic Empowerment

Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto

You have chosen to put women’s challenges and opportunities in their rightful place – at the forefront of our missions – at a time when it is imperative to include everyone in the next chapter of global sustainable development, and for that I thank you.

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Diplomacy in an Era of Disruption: Secretary Kerry and Tom Friedman at the WEF in Davos


Sec. Kerry: “The United States of America has been more engaged on more issues with more crises simultaneously and with greater outcomes and consequence to that engagement on a global basis than at any time in American history.”

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