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Remarks at a UN Side-Event on “Atrocities Against Rohingya: From Condemnation to Action”

Ambassador Michele J. Sison U.S. Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City October 24, 2017 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Dr. Adams, distinguished panelists, colleagues. As we are all too well aware, thousands of individuals continue to cross the border from Burma into Bangladesh, as the Under-Secretary-General ...
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Readout of a Meeting between Ambassador Haley and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn

October 23, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ambassador Nikki Haley, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, met with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn today in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Ambassador Haley thanked Prime Minister Hailemariam for his country’s leadership in continuing to host desperate people fleeing conflict in the region and for Ethiopia’s decades-long generosity hosting ...
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Readout of a Meeting between Ambassador Haley and African Union Commissioner for Political Affairs Minata Samate Cessouma

October 23, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ambassador Nikki Haley, U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, met with African Union Commissioner for Political Affairs Minata Samate Cessouma at African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Ambassador Haley and Commissioner Samate discussed a range of topics of mutual concern on the continent, including the African Union ...
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Remarks at a First Committee Thematic Discussion on Regional Disarmament and Security

Ambassador Robert Wood U.S. Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament New York City October 23, 2017 AS DELIVERED Mr. Chairman, regional approaches provide important avenues to further disarmament, security, and nonproliferation objectives. In East Asia, the regional architecture has steadily evolved in the face of growing threats from North Korea. The unity of Indo-Pacific ...
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Remarks at an ECOSOC Special Session on the Aftermath of Recent Hurricanes and Earthquakes: Achieving a Risk-Informed and Resilient 2030 Agenda

Stefanie Amadeo U.S. Deputy Representative to ECOSOC U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City October 23, 2017 AS DELIVERED Thank you to my distinguished colleagues who have spoken here this morning and to those of you who have participated in this discussion. This is a timely conversation. First and foremost, on behalf of ...
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