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Permanent Council Marks Week and International Day of Indigenous Peoples

Remarks by Bradley A. Freden Deputy Permanent Representative of the United States August 7, 2020 Mr. Chairman, the United States would like to join with other delegations today in calling attention to the ongoing human rights abuses that members of indigenous peoples face around the world — including within our own hemisphere. Indigenous persons themselves ...
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Honoring the Legacy of Congressman John Lewis

Remarks by Bradley A. Freden Deputy Permanent Representative of the United States July 22, 2020 Mr. Chairman, I speak today on behalf of the United States Government in mourning the loss this past week of U.S. Congressman John Lewis. As many of you know, Representative Lewis was an iconic member of the United States Congress ...
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Permanent Council Holds Special Meeting on Guyana

Remarks by Bradley A. Freden Deputy Permanent Representative of the United States July 21, 2020 Mr. Chairman, thank you for convening this special session of the Permanent Council. We also commend the Secretary General for his principled and timely request for this session, and for his report today. Let me begin by noting that the ...
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Permanent Council Addresses Crisis In Nicaragua

Remarks by Ambassador Carlos Trujillo OAS Permanent Council June 24, 2020 Mr. Chairman, Mr. Secretary General: the OAS and the OAS Member States have been enormously patient in waiting for the Ortega regime to meet its basic commitments under the Inter-American Democratic Charter — and its promises to the opposition Civic Alliance to conduct effective ...
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Ambassador Trujillo Visits the Dominican Republic

Presidente @DaniloMedina recibe a embajador estadounidense ante la OEA https://t.co/OwP83VMz0U pic.twitter.com/Z7jkv4IV8Q — PresidenciaRD (@PresidenciaRD) March 3, 2020 . @USAmbOAS se reunió con @PresidenciaRD para apoyar el rol de @OEA_oficial en la auditoría y monitoreo de las elecciones. Reiteramos el apoyo a los procesos democráticos libres, justos y transparentes mientras el pueblo de RD resuelve los desafíos de manera pacífica y productiva. pic.twitter.com/7UeueizpMT — EmbajadaUSAenRD (@EmbajadaUSAenRD) ...
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