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OAS Permanent Council Addresses Electoral Crisis in Bolivia

Remarks by Ambassador Carlos Trujillo Permanent Representative of the United States to the OAS at the Special Meeting of the Permanent Council to receive the Foreign Minister of Bolivia, Diego Pary Rodriguez October 24, 2019 Madame Chair, Ministers Pary and Arce, my fellow Permanent Representatives to the Organization of American States, ladies and gentlemen… The ...
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Special Session of the Permanent Council Addresses the Situation in Bolivia

Madam Chair, thank you for convening this morning’s Special Session of the Permanent Council. We also appreciate the timely presentation on behalf of the OAS Secretariat, which provided us with important updates regarding electoral and political developments in Bolivia. The United States strongly supports respecting the will of the Bolivian people, as expressed through democratic ...
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OAS Approves Declaration on the Defense of Democracy and Social Peace in Ecuador

Remarks by Ambassador Carlos Trujillo October 15, 2019 Madam Chair, thank you for convening today’s Special Session of the Permanent Council. We also warmly welcome Minister Valencia back to the OAS, and for describing in detail recent developments in his country. We listened with great interest to his presentation. Let me respond by first reiterating ...
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United States Announces Contribution for OAS Anti-Corruption Efforts

Remarks by Ambassador Carlos Trujillo October 4, 2019 Madam Chair, on behalf of the United States government, I am pleased to announce a new $400,000 contribution from the U.S. Department of State to the OAS to help support the full implementation of the Inter-American Convention Against Corruption. This new contribution reflects the ongoing U.S. commitment ...
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