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Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Sworn in as 46th U.S. President

WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 20: Joseph R. Biden, Jr. was sworn in as U.S. President during his inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. During the inauguration ceremony, Joe Biden became the 46th president of the United States. Minutes before, Kamala D. Harris took the oath of office to become ...
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Launch of the U.S.-EU Dialogue on China

The following is the text of a joint press release by the U.S. Department of State and the European External Action Service. Begin text: On October 23, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, Josep Borrell, met via telephone to discuss a ...
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Joint Press Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and European Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Release U.S. Department of Commerce August 10, 2020 Washington D.C. The U.S. Department of Commerce and the European Commission have initiated discussions to evaluate the potential for an enhanced EU-U.S. Privacy Shield framework to comply with the July 16 judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union in the ...
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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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