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U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross Statement on Schrems II Ruling and the Importance of EU-U.S. Data Flows

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Release U.S. Department of Commerce July 16, 2020 Washington D.C. Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross issued the following statement on the July 16 ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union in the Schrems II case. “While the Department of Commerce is deeply disappointed that the court ...
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Ambassador Gidwitz’s Welcome Remarks at USEU’s Small Modular Reactor Public Private Partnership Virtual Roundtable

Ambassador Gidwitz Remarks (as prepared) USEU’s Small Modular Reactor Public Private Partnership Virtual Roundtable June 30, 2020 Brussels, Belgium   Hello and welcome to this Small Modular Reactor virtual roundtable. I’d like to first thank Director General for Energy Ditte Juul Jørgensen, Deputy Director General for Energy Massimo Garribba and their team at the European ...
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Ambassador Gidwitz announces the launch of the Small Modular Reactor Public-Private Program (SMR PPP)

U.S. Mission to the EU Press Release Brussels, June 30, 2020 On June 30, 2020, the U.S. Mission to the European Union hosted a virtual roundtable on small modular nuclear reactors (SMRs) where high-level representatives from the European Commission as well as the U.S. government and U.S. industry discussed the future of SMR deployment in ...
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The United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the Syrian People

Press Statement Secretary of State Mike Pompeo June 30, 2020 At today’s fourth Brussels Conference on “Supporting the Future of Syria and the Region,” hosted by the European Union, Special Representative for Syria Engagement Ambassador James Jeffrey announced more than $696 million in additional humanitarian assistance for the people of Syria in response to the ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Remarks at Brussels Forum

A New Transatlantic Dialogue Remarks by Secretary Mike Pompeo German Marshall Fund’s Brussels Forum event (virtual) June 25, 2020 MR LESSER: Good morning, and good afternoon from Brussels. Welcome back to Brussels Forum 2020 in its 15th edition. And today we’re very pleased and honored to welcome U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo for a ...
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