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U.S. Offers Condolences to Egypt

U.S. Offers Condolences to Egypt

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC May 20, 2016 The following is…

U.S. Special Envoy Forman Travel to Morocco

U.S. Special Envoy Forman Travel to Morocco

Photo: Jewish Federation of the Lehigh Valley Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of…

U.S. Official Attends Lake Chad Basin Regional Security Summit

U.S. Official Attends Lake Chad Basin Regional Security Summit

Remarks Antony J. Blinken Deputy Secretary of State Abuja, Nigeria May 14, 2016 Good afternoon.…

U.S. Official Holds Press Roundtable in Nigeria

U.S. Official Holds Press Roundtable in Nigeria

File Photo Remarks Antony J. Blinken Deputy Secretary of State Abuja, Nigeria May 13, 2016…

South Africa Reopens Market to U.S. Animal Products

South Africa Reopens Market to U.S. Animal Products

Office of Communications Department of Agriculture Washington, DC U.S. Beef Arrives in Recently Reopened South…

U.S. Joins International Conference on Cybersecurity in Gaborone, Botswana

U.S. Joins International Conference on Cybersecurity in Gaborone, Botswana

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC May 17, 2016 The U.S. Department…

U.S Coordinator Macon Phillips Travels to Senegal, Ghana, and Uganda

U.S Coordinator Macon Phillips Travels to Senegal, Ghana, and Uganda

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC May 17, 2016 Macon Phillips, Coordinator…

PHOTO GALLERY

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Cameroon’s National Day

Department of State Washington, DC May 20, 2016 On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the people of Cameroon as you celebrate your national day on May 20. Since independence, Cameroon has earned a reputation as a peaceful and welcoming nation, and as a lynchpin of regional stability. The United States…

Secretary Kerry Issues Statement on Cameroon’s National Day

First Meeting of U.S.-Tunisia Joint Economic Commission

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC May 5, 2016 Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Catherine A. Novelli will lead the U.S. delegation to the first meeting of the U.S.-Tunisia Joint Economic Commission on Friday, May 6, in Washington, D.C. The Tunisian Government delegation will be led…

First Meeting of U.S.-Tunisia Joint Economic Commission

U.S. Official Attends Lake Chad Basin Regional Security Summit

Remarks Antony J. Blinken Deputy Secretary of State Abuja, Nigeria May 14, 2016 Good afternoon. President Buhari, your Excellencies, distinguished ministers, it is an honor to join you today and express our profound appreciation to President Buhari and the people of Nigeria for hosting us. [Introduction repeated in French] Yesterday, I had the opportunity to…

U.S. Official Attends Lake Chad Basin Regional Security Summit

Two Africans to be Honored Among Global Emerging Young Leaders

Washington, DC April 18, 2016 Somalia’s Asha Hassan and Tunisia’s Ahlem Nasraoui will be honored with eight other global emerging young leaders at a ceremony at the U.S. Department of State on April 20, 2016. The Emerging Young Leaders Award will be granted to ten outstanding young leaders (ages 16-24) from across the globe. The…

Two Africans to be Honored Among Global Emerging Young Leaders

PEPFAR Announces New Partners and Investments in DREAMS

Department of State Washington, DC December 1, 2015 Johnson & Johnson, Gilead Sciences, and ViiV Healthcare Join the U.S President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief to Reduce HIV Infections in Adolescent Girls and Young Women The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and a number of private sector partners today announced new investments…

PEPFAR Announces New Partners and Investments in DREAMS

HEALTH

PEPFAR Announces New Partners and Investments in DREAMS

PEPFAR Announces New Partners and Investments in DREAMS

Department of State Washington, DC December 1, 2015 Johnson & Johnson, Gilead Sciences, and ViiV Healthcare Join the U.S President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief to Reduce HIV Infections in Adolescent Girls and Young Women The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan…

World Health Organization Reports Positive Trends in Fight Against Ebola

World Health Organization Reports Positive Trends in Fight Against Ebola

Story & Picture Courtesy of AFRICA UPDATE – October Vol. 3 Office of U.S. Representative…

Ambassador Jenkins Attends Regional Health Meeting in Sierra Leone

Ambassador Jenkins Attends Regional Health Meeting in Sierra Leone

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC October 15, 2015 Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins,…

PEPFAR Annual Treatment Report

PEPFAR Annual Treatment Report

International Health Issues: The President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief’s (PEPFAR) Annual Treatment Report 10/05/2015…

CULTURE

U.S. Sponsors Cultural Heritage Risk Reduction Program for Libya

U.S. Sponsors Cultural Heritage Risk Reduction Program for Libya

File Photo – The Roman amphitheatre at the Sabratha archaeological site in Sabratha Libya Office…

African Women Leaders in STEM Participate in TechWomen 2015

African Women Leaders in STEM Participate in TechWomen 2015

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC September 30, 2015 Beginning this week,…

WiSci Camp for Girls Held in Rwanda

WiSci Camp for Girls Held in Rwanda

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC July 24, 2015 The first-ever WiSci…

Two Africans to be Honored Among Global Emerging Young Leaders

Two Africans to be Honored Among Global Emerging Young Leaders

Washington, DC April 18, 2016 Somalia’s Asha Hassan and Tunisia’s Ahlem Nasraoui will be honored with eight other global emerging young leaders at a ceremony at the U.S. Department of State on April 20, 2016. The Emerging Young Leaders Award…

REGIONAL