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U.S.-EU Satellite Agreement Helps Emergency Responders

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC November 30, 2018 The 2018 hurricane season will officially end on Friday, November 30, and the United States is grateful to the European Union for its assistance during a season of intense and record-breaking storms. U.S. emergency managers have once again benefited from information provided by the ...
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Ambassador Sondland Remarks at the European Parliament’s Joint AFET Committee-U.S. Delegation Meeting

Ambassador Sondland Remarks at Joint AFET – US Delegation Session “Strengthening Transatlantic Ties by Building Relations with the European Parliament” Wednesday, November 21, 2018 European Parliament, Brussels Thank you, Christian, David, for the warm welcome. I feel very much at home at Parliament because, as my good friend speaker Paul Ryan says of the United ...
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A/S Wess Mitchell Remarks at Heritage Foundation on the 85th Anniversary of the Holodomor in Ukraine

Remarks by Assistant Secretary Wess Mitchell (as delivered) Forum in Commemoration of the 85th Anniversary of the Holodomor in Ukraine 1932-1933 Heritage Foundation, Washington D.C. November 15, 2018 A/S Mitchell: Thank you for the kind introduction, Michael. It really is an honor to be here and see so many friends, Ukrainian and American friends, and ...
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Ambassador Sondland’s remarks at EPC Breakfast Policy Briefing

November 13, 2018 Remarks by Ambassador Gordon Sondland (as delivered) European Policy Centre (EPC) Breakfast Policy Briefing “The State of the Transatlantic Partnership: A U.S. Perspective” Brussels, Belgium Thank you, Fabian. Wow, what an auspicious and distinguished group. Who did you come to see this morning? If I’m the opening act, who is the headline? ...
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Joint EU-U.S. statement following the EU-U.S. Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting

On 9 November 2018, the EU-U.S. Ministerial Meeting on Justice and Home Affairs took place in Washington DC. The United States of America hosted the meeting and was represented by the U.S. Acting Attorney General Matthew G. Whitaker and Secretary for Homeland Security, Kirstjen Nielsen. The European Union was represented by the Commissioner for Migration, ...
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