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Americas Competitiveness Exchange Takes Hemispheric Innovators to Germany and Israel

The U.S. Permanent Mission to the OAS, in coordination with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Organization of American States congratulates the governments of Germany and Israel for hosting this week’s Ninth Americas Competitiveness Exchange (ACE) on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. ACE runs June 24-29 and brings together decision-makers from throughout the Western Hemisphere and ...
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United States Candidate Elected to CEJA

Ambassador Carlos Trujillo, U.S. Permanent Representative to the OAS, congratulates Jenny Willier Murphy of the United States on her election by OAS foreign ministers to the Board of Directors of the Justice Studies Center of the Americas (CEJA). CEJA is the agency charged by the OAS with assisting OAS member states in their efforts to ...
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Remarks by Vice President Pence at Organization of American States Reception

June 4, 2018 Eisenhower Executive Office Building 7:55 P.M. EDT THE VICE PRESIDENT:  Well, thank you, Deputy Secretary Sullivan.  To Secretary General Almagro, Ambassador Trujillo, and to all the great representatives of freedom-loving nations across the New World: On behalf of the First Family, my wife and I say, welcome to the White House.  (Applause.) ...
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An Unfair, Unfree Vote in Venezuela 

Press Statement Mike Pompeo Secretary of State Washington, DC May 21, 2018 The United States condemns the fraudulent election that took place in Venezuela on May 20. This so-called “election” is an attack on constitutional order and an affront to Venezuela’s tradition of democracy. Until the Maduro regime restores a democratic path in Venezuela through ...
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Remarks by Deputy Secretary John Sullivan at the Washington Conference on the Americas

 May 9, 2018 “The United States is committed to being the security partner of choice for the Americas,” said the U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan at the  48th Washington Conference on the Americas . The deputy secretary highlighted the importance of U.S. engagement in the hemisphere when it comes to collaborating on issues of security, drug trafficking, ...
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