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OAS Special Permanent Council Meeting on Bolivia

Remarks by Bradley A. Freden Interim Permanent Representative of the United States August 25, 2021 Chair, Secretary General Almagro, Foreign Minister Ambassador Rogelio Mayta, Justice Minister Iván Lima Magne, Permanent Representatives to the Organization of American States, ladies and gentlemen.  The United States thanks the foreign minister and minister of justice for their presentations.  We understand this has been an area of disagreement; however, we stand ...
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U.S. Sponsors ACE Colorado 2021

Remarks by Bradley A. Freden Interim U.S. Permanent Representative August 1, 2021 Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. It is a pleasure to be here in Colorado with all of you for the Americas Competitiveness Exchange (ACE).  I thank Governor Polis for inviting us to his beautiful state of Colorado, a hub of American innovation. Colorado has a special place in my heart, as I served for four ...
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OAS Holds Special Session on The Equitable Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines

Remarks by Bradley A. Freden Interim Permanent Representative of the United States OAS Permanent Council July 21, 2021 Good afternoon.  We would like to thank Colombia for requesting this special meeting and express our appreciation for the panelist presentations.   To follow up on the resolution concerning equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, my delegation would like to provide a ...
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