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Remarks at a UN Security Council Briefing on Sudan and South Sudan

The United States condemns the actions of spoilers inside and outside Sudan attempting to restrict political space and undermine Sudan’s stability and democratic transition. Similarly, we condemn recent violence, to which the SRSG just referred, in Darfur and Blue Nile states, which exacerbates the dire humanitarian situation and erodes the gains of the Juba Peace ...
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Remarks at an Event Titled “Breaking the Barriers of Entry for Women Leaders in Africa” Hosted by the U.S. Institute of Peace

Just to follow up on what the President was saying, and I think it’s not – in terms of transitions, it’s also about ensuring that the population is educated, and that’s in any country and our country as well, that they understand what they need in a leader, and they understand what their vote means. It’s the most ...
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Readout: Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield’s Meeting with President Maia Sandu of Moldova

Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Representative to the United Nations, met today with President of Moldova Maia Sandu. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield and President Sandu discussed the impacts on Moldova of Russia’s war against Ukraine, including on Moldova’s energy grid, as well as the urgent need for the UN and other humanitarian actors to prepare to meet growing ...
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Remarks at a UN Security Council Briefing on the Humanitarian Situation in Ukraine

The United States is also grateful for the UN's efforts to continue the Black Sea Grain Initiative that has succeeded in getting desperately needed food from Ukraine ports to world markets. This has helped lower food prices and ensure wheat purchased by the World Food Program reaches vulnerable people in Yemen, Ethiopia, Afghanistan, and Somalia.
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