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UN Truce Expiration in Yemen

PRESS STATEMENT NED PRICE, DEPARTMENT SPOKESPERSON OCTOBER 3, 2022   The United States expresses its deep concern that the UN-mediated truce in Yemen expired on October 2 without the parties reaching agreement to extend it.  Yemeni men, women, and children have experienced the tangible benefits provided by the truce: the longest period of calm since the war began, a dramatic reduction in ...
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G7 Foreign Ministers’ Statement on the Illegal Annexation of Sovereign Ukrainian Territory

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON SEPTEMBER 30, 2022   The text of the following statement was released by the G7 foreign ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America, and the High Representative of the European Union. Begin Text We, the G7 Foreign Ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with UN Special Envoy for Yemen Hans Grundberg

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON SEPTEMBER 30, 2022   The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with UN Special Envoy Hans Grundberg to express the United States’ strong support for the UN Special Envoy’s efforts to extend and expand the UN-mediated truce in Yemen, which expires October 2. The Secretary ...
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The Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – 2023  PROGRAM OPEN TO YEMENI CITIZENS  The Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program   The Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program is an eight-week, graduate-level program that offers foreign English-teaching professionals the opportunity to take advantage of innovative, online university-level classes and professional development programming for teachers.   The Online Professional English ...
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Remarks by Secretary Blinken and PLC President Al-Alimi Prior to Their Meeting in New York

REMARKS ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE PALACE HOTEL NEW YORK, N.Y. SEPTEMBER 19, 2022   MR AL-ALIMI:  (Via interpreter) I am delighted to meet His Excellency Secretary of the U.S. – of State Mr. Blinken and accompanying delegation.  And we are always look – we always look forward to meeting the Secretary.  We met for the first time in Jeddah.  It was a ...
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