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U.S. Embassy Sponsors Former NBA/WNBA Players for a Week of Sports Diplomacy

Manila, August 14, 2014 — U.S. Ambassador Philip S. Goldberg practiced his basketball skills with a wheelchair basketball team during a unique sports clinic at Rizal Stadium. The clinic was one in a series of sports diplomacy activities taking place this week in a U.S. Embassy program carried out in partnership with the Philippine Sports ...
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Former NBA/WNBA Players Inspire Tacloban and Palo with U.S. Embassy-Sponsored Sports Diplomacy Program

Palo, Leyte, August 14, 2014 – Former NBA/WNBA Players Inspire Tacloban and Palo with U.S. Embassy-Sponsored Sports Diplomacy Program. Leyteño students warmly welcomed U.S. Embassy-sponsored former NBA/WNBA players.  Students from the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) and San Fernando Central School met former National Basketball Association, player Derrick Alston, and former Women’s National Basketball Association ...
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Secretary of State John Kerry’s Remarks on U.S. Vision for Asia-Pacific Engagement

U.S. VISION FOR ASIA-PACIFIC ENGAGEMENT REMARKS John Kerry Secretary of State East-West Center Honolulu, Hawaii August 13, 2014   Ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests all, it’s a great, great pleasure for me to be able to be here. And President Morrison, thank you very much for that generous introduction. I appreciate it very much.   ...
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Secretary of State John Kerry’s Remarks on U.S. Vision for Asia-Pacific Engagement

U.S. VISION FOR ASIA-PACIFIC ENGAGEMENT REMARKS John Kerry Secretary of State East-West Center Honolulu, Hawaii August 13, 2014   Ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests all, it’s a great, great pleasure for me to be able to be here. And President Morrison, thank you very much for that generous introduction. I appreciate it very much.   ...
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Asia Policy Speech by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to be Streamed Live

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will deliver an important policy speech on the U.S. vision for Asia-Pacific engagement at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawai‘i, on Thursday, August 14, at 6:30 a.m., Manila time (GMT +8).  Secretary Kerry is expected to speak on the next steps in the United States’ Asia-Pacific strategy. His speech ...
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