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JTA
State Dept.: Coalition deal ‘raises legitimate questions’ on Israel’s pathto a transcript of the exchange during the daily press briefing in Washington,
State Dept.: Coalition deal ‘raises legitimate questions’ on Israel’s path
JTA / Posted 22 hours ago
to a transcript of the exchange during the daily press briefing in Washington, which was published on the website of the US Department of State. “This raises legitimate questions about the direction it may be headed in – headed in, rather – and... Read more
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Rappler
Girls for girls: Women seek to empower other girls2015, Girls for Girls won in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEA
Girls for girls: Women seek to empower other girls
Rappler / Posted yesterday
2015, Girls for Girls won in the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Seeds for the Future program under the US Department of State. YSEALI Seeds for the Future aims to provide financial support to promising and outstanding projects... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. in Dilemma Over What Action to Take Against Museveniwith reporters on May 13, in Kampala, Bruce Wharton, Principal Deputy Assistant
U.S. in Dilemma Over What Action to Take Against Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
with reporters on May 13, in Kampala, Bruce Wharton, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for African Affairs with the US Department of State, would not say if anything, his country plans to do about President Museveni beyond harsh... Read more
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Perth Now
‘We’ll hire a hitman to kill you’the rooms four ‘interns’ in Japan were made to share. According to the 2015 Tr
‘We’ll hire a hitman to kill you’
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
the rooms four ‘interns’ in Japan were made to share. According to the 2015 Trafficking In Persons Report, released by the US Department of State, interns in this program pay up to $10,000 to recruiters in order to get on board. “During the... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Obama appoints new US ambassador to PHwith the local elections. Gorely had also criticized Duterte’s comments about w
Obama appoints new US ambassador to PH
Coconuts Manila / Posted 7 days ago
with the local elections. Gorely had also criticized Duterte’s comments about women." According to a write-up on US Department of State website, "Ambassador Kim was born in Seoul, Korea, and grew up in Los Angeles where he attended middle... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Vienna Conference, New Step to End Divisions, Clashes in Libyawill discuss international support Libya's new government as well as security i
Vienna Conference, New Step to End Divisions, Clashes in Libya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
will discuss international support Libya's new government as well as security issues, said the spokesperson for the US department of State. US officials and diplomats said Thursday that the US was ready to ease the embargo imposed by the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Obama congratulates Duterte via phoneon the basis of these shared principles," the White House said. Headlines ( Ar
Obama congratulates Duterte via phone
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
on the basis of these shared principles," the White House said. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 US Department of State Elizabeth Trudeau noted that the record-setting 81.62-percent voter turnout is a testament to the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Congolese point accusing fingers at Zuma and Dlamini-Zumasituation in the DRC. This is despite numerous messages sent to him over the pa
Congolese point accusing fingers at Zuma and Dlamini-Zuma
Mail & Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
situation in the DRC. This is despite numerous messages sent to him over the past few days, as well as a phone call. The US Department of State last week expressed concern over the government’s “arrest and intimidation of Congolese citizens... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top U.S. Official, Presidents Arrive for Swearing InGrounds in Kampala. Ambassador Bruce Wharton, the Principal Deputy Assistant S
Top U.S. Official, Presidents Arrive for Swearing In
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Grounds in Kampala. Ambassador Bruce Wharton, the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for African Affairs with the US Department of State, will attend the swearing in celebrations despite persistent criticism of the February 18 elections... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Donors Tell Museveni to Embrace Changeand a government clampdown on press freedoms remain areas of concern for the US
Donors Tell Museveni to Embrace Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
and a government clampdown on press freedoms remain areas of concern for the US government. "After the elections, the US department of State made our stand very clear. We raised concerns about the way the elections were conducted and I have... Read more
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Raw Story
Here are 6 places you could move — besides Canada — if Donald Trump is electedThe US Department of State reported an increase in passport applications in 201
Here are 6 places you could move — besides Canada — if Donald Trump is elected
Raw Story / Posted 17 days ago
The US Department of State reported an increase in passport applications in 2016. It could be a sign of a more stable economy and desire to travel, but some are saying it comes from fears of a Donald Trump presidency. If you’ve seen claims in your... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'George Mitchel' scholarships in doubt after funding withdrawalsafter 2017. The programme, which has annual running expenses of around €875,00
'George Mitchel' scholarships in doubt after funding withdrawals
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
after 2017. The programme, which has annual running expenses of around €875,000, had largely been funded by the US Department of State up to 2014. Since last year funding has come mostly from private partners and contributors as well as... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Scholarships in doubt after funding withdrawalsafter 2017. The programme, which has annual running expenses of around €875,00
Scholarships in doubt after funding withdrawals
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
after 2017. The programme, which has annual running expenses of around €875,000, had largely been funded by the US Department of State up to 2014. Since last year funding has come mostly from private partners and contributors as well as... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Embassy displays Bangladesh’s cultural diversity on ‘open house’ day in Washington DCSaturday to mark the International Cultural Awareness month in honour of Cultur
Embassy displays Bangladesh’s cultural diversity on ‘open house’ day in Washington DC
Bdnews24.com / Posted 18 days ago
Saturday to mark the International Cultural Awareness month in honour of Cultural Tourism DC’s “Passport DC” in May. The US Department of State proclaimed the event. Over 3,000 visitors from all over the US and other countries visited the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Berkshire discloses unit's ties to Iran, opens probeliable for various activities related to Iran, including support for terrorism
Berkshire discloses unit's ties to Iran, opens probe
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
liable for various activities related to Iran, including support for terrorism and human rights abuses, according to the US Department of State. The law also requires Berkshire and other companies that make periodic SEC filings to disclose... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Woodstock event to address citizenship, overseas travel concernsto 3 p.m. at the McHenry County Government Center, 667 Ware Road. Attendees wil
Woodstock event to address citizenship, overseas travel concerns
Northwest Herald / Posted 22 days ago
to 3 p.m. at the McHenry County Government Center, 667 Ware Road. Attendees will receive in-person assistance from federal officials. “This event is for residents planning to travel overseas, and those interested in the legal process to become... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
US Ambassador engages corporate Ghana on YALI RLCbeen enhanced by the YALI leadership experience. The event was graced by Linda
US Ambassador engages corporate Ghana on YALI RLC
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 23 days ago
been enhanced by the YALI leadership experience. The event was graced by Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Assistant Secretary for US Department of State, Bureau of African Affairs, Alex Deprez, USAID Mission Director for West Africa and other Embassy... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bushshe had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is b
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bush
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 25 days ago
she had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has worked in international relations positions across the world, including Afghanistan and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bushshe had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is b
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bush
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 25 days ago
she had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has worked in international relations positions across the world, including Afghanistan and... Read more
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The Young Witness
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bushshe had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is b
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bush
The Young Witness / Posted 25 days ago
she had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has worked in international relations positions across the world, including Afghanistan and... Read more
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Western Advocate
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bushshe had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is b
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bush
Western Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
she had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has worked in international relations positions across the world, including Afghanistan and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bushshe had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is b
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bush
Daily Liberal / Posted 25 days ago
she had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has worked in international relations positions across the world, including Afghanistan and... Read more
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The Border Mail
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bushshe had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is b
'My mother has been found!' US tourist Alyce Tidball safe after two nights in bush
The Border Mail / Posted 25 days ago
she had pleaded in an online post for help to find her mother. Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has worked in international relations positions across the world, including Afghanistan and... Read more
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The Border Mail
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coastupdated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coast
The Border Mail / Posted 25 days ago
updated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has travelled extensively across the world in her job. Police said she was about 178 centimetres... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coastupdated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coast
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 25 days ago
updated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has travelled extensively across the world in her job. Police said she was about 178 centimetres... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coastupdated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coast
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 25 days ago
updated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has travelled extensively across the world in her job. Police said she was about 178 centimetres... Read more
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The Young Witness
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coastupdated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coast
The Young Witness / Posted 25 days ago
updated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has travelled extensively across the world in her job. Police said she was about 178 centimetres... Read more
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Western Advocate
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coastupdated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coast
Western Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
updated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has travelled extensively across the world in her job. Police said she was about 178 centimetres... Read more
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Daily Liberal
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coastupdated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coast
Daily Liberal / Posted 25 days ago
updated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has travelled extensively across the world in her job. Police said she was about 178 centimetres... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coastupdated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball
American tourist Alyce Tidball missing on bushwalk on NSW South Coast
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 25 days ago
updated and as I get news, I will share with everyone. Thank you." Ms Tidball is believed to have been an employee of the US Department of State, and has travelled extensively across the world in her job. Police said she was about 178 centimetres... Read more
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Aljazeera
No justice for victims of US air strike in Afghanistanlaw under the Geneva Conventions, but its mandate has never been used. Peter V
No justice for victims of US air strike in Afghanistan
Aljazeera / Posted 25 days ago
law under the Geneva Conventions, but its mandate has never been used. Peter Van Buren, a retired 24-year veteran of the US Department of State - including service in Iraq - has turned into a vocal critic of US foreign policy. He has compiled a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Parents lead protest of probe into missing 43 students in Mexicomuch more to be done and the final resolution of the case doesn't appear to be
Parents lead protest of probe into missing 43 students in Mexico
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
much more to be done and the final resolution of the case doesn't appear to be that close." At a press briefing on Monday, US Department of State spokesman John Kirby commended the experts for their work and said he hoped the government would... Read more
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The Age
Parents lead protest of probe into missing 43 students in Mexicomuch more to be done and the final resolution of the case doesn't appear to be
Parents lead protest of probe into missing 43 students in Mexico
The Age / Posted 28 days ago
much more to be done and the final resolution of the case doesn't appear to be that close." At a press briefing on Monday, US Department of State spokesman John Kirby commended the experts for their work and said he hoped the government would... Read more
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The News & Observer
Photo Gallery: The Day's Best | State John Kerry calms his dog Ben while being introduced during an event to ce
Photo Gallery: The Day's Best |
The News & Observer / Posted 28 days ago
State John Kerry calms his dog Ben while being introduced during an event to celebrate "Take Your Child to Work Day" at the US Department of State April 28, 2016 in Washington, DC. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKIAFP/Getty Images Trader Tommy Kalikas, center,... Read more
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The Hill
The challenge: Reaching 350 million youth worldwidecame together in the 100 degree desert heat to build homes for low income famil
The challenge: Reaching 350 million youth worldwide
The Hill / Posted 28 days ago
came together in the 100 degree desert heat to build homes for low income families. ADVERTISEMENT Not surprisingly, the US Department of State has supported the expansion of YouthBuild in such diverse locations as Iraq, South Africa, Bosnia,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Eyes On Kenya As Global Leaders to Witness Burning of Ivorysupport for Kenyan and continent-wide efforts to combat wildlife trafficking,"
All Eyes On Kenya As Global Leaders to Witness Burning of Ivory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
support for Kenyan and continent-wide efforts to combat wildlife trafficking," said Mr Mark Toner, deputy spokesman for the US Department of State in a statement on Tuesday. "In addition, she will meet with government officials and others to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Everything you need to know about the Abu Sayyafmajor attacks targeting Christians, government troops, and foreigners. It was l
Everything you need to know about the Abu Sayyaf
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
major attacks targeting Christians, government troops, and foreigners. It was listed as a terrorist organization by the US Department of State in 1997 and by the Australian National Security in 2002. In 2001, the United Nations Security Council... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Parents lead protest of probe into missing 43 students in Mexicomuch more to be done and the final resolution of the case doesn’t appear to be
Parents lead protest of probe into missing 43 students in Mexico
Eye Witness News / Posted 29 days ago
much more to be done and the final resolution of the case doesn’t appear to be that close.” At a press briefing on Monday, US Department of State spokesman John Kirby commended the experts for their work on the investigation and said he hoped the... Read more
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dna
Mexico: Parents lead protest of probe into missing 43 studentsThousands of protesters gathered in Mexico City on Tuesday, angered by the gove
Mexico: Parents lead protest of probe into missing 43 students
dna / Posted 30 days ago
Thousands of protesters gathered in Mexico City on Tuesday, angered by the government's handling of an investigation into 43 students who apparently were massacred in 2014 and the government's alleged treatment of international experts who have cast... Read more
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Daily Mail
Canadian says her government called her a terrorist to impress the USopening up defense contracts to Canadian companies. They cite a secret May 200
Canadian says her government called her a terrorist to impress the US
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
opening up defense contracts to Canadian companies. They cite a secret May 2008 cable, now hosted on Wikileaks, in which a US Department of State deputy assistant secretary 'pressed the Canadians to address US concerns about the lack of bilateral... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Mexico police under gun attack in AcapulcoMonday but local media (link in Spanish) report that according to education aut
Mexico police under gun attack in Acapulco
Ghanaweb.com / Posted a month ago
Monday but local media (link in Spanish) report that according to education authorities, schools will still be open. The US department of state has warned American consular staff not to travel to Acapulco, saying the state of Guerrero was the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Collaboration is the key to fight violence against womenlaws work for victims and hold defendants accountable.” In March 2010, the Avo
Collaboration is the key to fight violence against women
Manila Standard Today / Posted 1 months ago
laws work for victims and hold defendants accountable.” In March 2010, the Avon Foundation for Women, Vital Voices and the US Department of State forged a public-private partnership to create Global Partnership to End Violence Against... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Vietnam says US human rights report 'biased'HANOI: Vietnam on Thursday (Apr 21) criticised the US Department of State’s 201
Vietnam says US human rights report 'biased'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
HANOI: Vietnam on Thursday (Apr 21) criticised the US Department of State’s 2015 human rights report that had been critical of the Southeast Asian country. "The report continued to refer to inaccurate information and presented a biased assessment",... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
US news portal says Yunus Center rejoinder to its news is baselesssaid, “Our story said the funds were awarded by the US Agency for International
US news portal says Yunus Center rejoinder to its news is baseless
Bdnews24.com / Posted 1 months ago
said, “Our story said the funds were awarded by the US Agency for International Development, which is an extension of the US Department of State.” It said the Clinton Foundation lavished praise on Yunus throughout its website. “We counted at... Read more

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