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Readout of a Meeting between Ambassador Haley and Burmese National Security Advisor U Thaung Tun

October 12, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ambassador Nikki Haley, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, held a meeting with U Thaung Tun, National Security Advisor of Burma, to discuss the urgent refugee crisis in Burma. Ambassador Haley stressed the need for all sides to end violence immediately. She appealed for Burma to facilitate the ...
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Remarks at a UN Security Council Open Debate on Haiti

Ambassador Michele J. Sison U.S. Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City October 12, 2017 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. President, and good morning, Ambassador Regis and Special Representative Honoré. Back in April, the Security Council voted unanimously to withdraw the military component of the UN’s ...
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Remarks at a UN Security Council Briefing on the Maintenance of International Peace and Security

Ambassador Nikki Haley U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City October 12, 2017 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. President. Thank you, Mr. Secretary-General, for your briefing. We appreciate your leadership and your voice in raising the alarm about the nations on the verge of famine today. ...
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Remarks at a Sixth Committee Meeting on Agenda Item 82: Expulsion of Aliens

Mark Simonoff Minister Counselor U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City October 12, 2017 AS DELIVERED On the subject of “Expulsion of aliens,” we thank the Commission and the Special Rapporteur, Mr. Maurice Kamto, for their efforts. The Commission completed its review and adopted on second reading and produced in final form 31 ...
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Remarks at a First Committee Meeting Thematic Discussion on Nuclear Weapons

Ambassador Robert Wood U.S. Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament New York City October 12, 2017 AS DELIVERED The United States remains committed to the goal of nuclear disarmament, and to seeking to create conditions toward that end. And history makes clear that important progress can be made when security conditions allow. The easing ...
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