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Notice of Funding Opportunity

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY NOUAKCHOTT, PUBLIC AFFAIRS SECTION Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title: U.S. Embassy Nouakchott PAS Annual Program Statement Funding Opportunity Number: PAS-MRT-FY19-01 Deadline for Applications: Friday, April 14, 2019 at 11:59am GMT/UTC CFDA Number: 19.040 – Public Diplomacy Programs Total Amount Available: $34,000 Maximum for Each Award: $5,000 Requests ...
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Remarks at a UN Security Council Briefing on Sudan

United State Mission to the United Nations Ambassador Jonathan Cohen Acting Permanent Representative U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City April 17, 2019 As Delivered Thank you, Mr. President. And welcome, it’s great to have you join us in the Council today. Mr. President, over the past days, we have seen a dramatic ...
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Intent To Designate the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps as a Foreign Terrorist Organization

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson  Washington, DC  April 8, 2019  Today, the Secretary of State announced his intent to designate the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), including its Qods Force, as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO) under section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act. This designation is a historic step to counter Iran-backed ...
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Situation in Libya

Press Statement Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State Washington, DC April 7, 2019 The United States is deeply concerned about fighting near Tripoli. We have made clear that we oppose the military offensive by Khalifa Haftar’s forces and urge the immediate halt to these military operations against the Libyan capital. Forces should return to status ...
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Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Meeting With Malian Prime Minister Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga

Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release Readout March 26, 2019 The below is attributable to Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino:‎ Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met today with Malian Prime Minister Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga. Deputy Secretary Sullivan offered his deepest condolences to those affected by the violence in the Mopti ...
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