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Secretery of State John Kerry’s Statement on the Release of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Working Group 3 Report

Secretery of State John Kerry’s Statement on the Release of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Working Group 3 Report Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC April 13, 2014 —- We’ve already had wake-up call after wake-up call about climate science. This report is a wake-up call about global economic opportunity we can ...
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[FACT SHEET] 2013 Country Reports on Terrorism

COUNTRY REPORTS ON TERRORISM Fact Sheet Office of the Spokesperson Washington D.C. April 30, 2014  On April 30, 2014, the State Department submitted Country Reports on Terrorism 2013 to the U.S. Congress as required by law. This report, available on  www.state.gov/j/ct , provides the Department of State’s annual assessment of trends and events in international terrorism that occurred ...
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USS Howard to Arrive in Manila

Manila, April 11, 2014 — USS Howard (DDG 83 ), an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, will arrive in Manila on Friday, April 11, for a routine port call that highlights the strong historic, community, and military connections between the United States and the Republic of the Philippines.    This visit will allow the ship to ...
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U.S. Embassy Manila Showcases Good Food and Strong Business Between the U.S. and Philippines

Manila, April 10, 2014 — The United States Embassy Manila, in partnership with the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute and the U.S. Potato Board, hosted an event showcasing food, wine, and beverages from the American Pacific Northwest region. The event is one in a series designed by the Embassy’s Foreign Agricultural Service to promote the use ...
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FAA Upgrades Philippines’ Aviation Safety Rating to Category 1

Manila, April 10, 2014. Earlier today, U.S. Ambassador Philip S. Goldberg delivered a letter to Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Director General William Hotchkiss from Margaret Gilligan, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety. In the letter, Gilligan informed CAAP officials that the FAA has determined that the Philippines ...
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