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U.S. Statement at UPR Review of Cuba’s Human Rights Record

U.S. Statement at the Universal Periodic Review of Cuba 30th Session May 16, 2018 As Prepared for Delivery Michele Roulbet The United States welcomes the Cuban delegation. The April presidential transition again robbed the Cuban people of any real choice in shaping their country’s future; the same actors are in charge, many just with different […]

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U.S. Remarks at the Opening of the 84th Governing Council Session – UN Compensation Commission

The United Nations Compensation Commission is considered a model for post-conflict reconstruction and reconciliation, demonstrating the value and importance of international law.

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Remarks by Chargé d’Affaires Theodore Allegra at the DRC Humanitarian Conference

The United States is gravely concerned about the significant deterioration of humanitarian conditions in the country in recent years.

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United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

Today, the U.S. government announced nearly $67 million in additional humanitarian assistance for the people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) at the DRC Humanitarian Conference held in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Annual Observance of International Women’s Day

As we commemorate International Women’s Day on March 8th, the United States renews our steadfast commitment to addressing inequalities between women and men at home and abroad and reaffirms the importance of advancing the status of women and girls globally.

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Press Statement On the Continuing Protests in Iran

We condemn in the strongest possible terms the deaths to date and the arrests of at least one thousand Iranians.

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U.S. Participation in the Geneva International Discussions on the Conflict in Georgia

Press statement by the U.S. delegation to the forty-second round of the Geneva International Discussions on the conflict in Georgia (December 12-13).

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Opening Statement by Chargé d’Affaires Allegra at UNAIDS Program Coordinating Board Meeting

The United States remains firmly, and proudly, behind the life-saving services and advocacy delivered by UNAIDS, both by the UNAIDS Secretariat as well as by the co-sponsor organziations.

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U.S. Statement to the Pledging Conference of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

I am pleased to express my government’s support for the 2018-2019 Global Appeal of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and am honored to pledge an initial $125 million towards this appeal.

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U.S. Ends Participation in the Global Compact on Migration

The United States supports international cooperation on migration issues, but it is the primary responsibility of sovereign states to help ensure that migration is safe, orderly, and legal.

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