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Ambassador Goldberg’s Remarks as Prepared for the APCAC Attendees (March 20, 2014)

Ambassador Philip S. Goldberg Welcoming Remarks as Prepared to APCAC Attendees New World Hotel Ballroom March 20, 2014    Thank you, Dan, for that kind welcome and introduction.  Let me start by thanking the American Chambers of Commerce for deciding to hold the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce here in Manila.  It’s ...
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Statement by the President on Ukraine

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release March 20, 2014 Statement by the President on Ukraine South Lawn 11:05 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Good morning, everybody.  I wanted to provide an update on the situation in Ukraine and the steps that the United States is taking in response.   Over the ...
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Department of State and NBA Team Up for Basketball Diplomacy Program for Youth Athletes and Coaches from the Philippines

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC March 18, 2014   The U.S. Department of State will host sixteen youth basketball players and two coaches from the Philippines for an exchange program focused on leadership and community development in Miami, Florida and Washington, DC. This  Sports Visitor  program supports the State Department’s sports diplomacy work to ...
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