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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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Chargé d’Affaires Theodore Allegra’s Welcome Remarks at Mega-Sporting Events and Human Rights

Today’s mega sporting events require extensive planning and sophisticated logistics; they are huge construction projects which pose daunting financial and transportation challenges.

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Press Statement on Riyadh Opposition Conference

We hope that all parties to the talks in Geneva will display the seriousness and flexibility to find a solution that can bring an end to this conflict and to the suffering of the Syrian people. We call in particular upon the Syrian regime now to enter into substantive negotiations in Geneva on the basis of UNSCR 2254.

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U.S. Statement on MOTAPM at the CCW Meeting of High Contracting Parties

The United States believes that hearing High Contracting Parties’ experiences regarding issues related to the convention is vital to our work.

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U.S. Opening Statement at the Meeting of the Parties of the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons

U.S. Statement as delivered by Josh Dorosin Meeting of State Parties – Opening Statement Meeting of the Parties of the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons Geneva, November 22, 2017 Thank you Mr. Chairman, Let me first extend our congratulations on your election as Chairperson of this Meeting of High Contracting Parties, and our appreciation for […]

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Discussion on IEDs at the Meeting of the Parties of Amended Protocol II (CCW)

The U.S. recognizes the serious threat that improvised explosives devices (IEDs) present around the world and the need for coordinated action to combat that threat.

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