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Senior Official for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Allen Travels to Amman, Beirut, the West Bank, Jerusalem, and Tel Aviv

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON AUGUST 19, 2022 Senior Official for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Liz Allen will travel to Amman, Beirut, the West Bank, Jerusalem, and Tel Aviv from August 19-26, 2022. Her week-long trip underscores the United States’ strategic commitment to people-to-people diplomacy, which brings people together beyond the confines of ...
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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III’s Call With Israeli Minister of Defense Benjamin “Benny” Gantz

AUG. 16, 2022 Today in Washington, D.C., Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III spoke with Israeli Minister of Defense Benjamin “Benny” Gantz by phone. Secretary Austin condemned the August 14 terrorist attack in Jerusalem that wounded Israeli and U.S. citizens. The leaders exchanged views on regional security issues, including Iran, and Secretary Austin also ...
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USAID PROVIDES $14.5 MILLION FOR IMMEDIATE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO THE EAST JERUSALEM HOSPITAL NETWORK

Friday, August 12, 2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE USAID WBG Press Office On July 27, the United States provided $14.5 million in support to the East Jerusalem Hospital Network (EJHN) as it continues to provide necessary and life-saving treatments to tens of thousands of Palestinians. This funding is the first installment of the up to $100 ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield at a UN Security Council Briefing on the Situation in the Middle East

Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield U.S. Representative to the United Nations New York, New York August 8, 2022 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. President. The United States welcomes the ceasefire that was reached last night. Thank you to Special Envoy Wennesland, to Egypt, Qatar, Jordan, and other regional partners for facilitating an end to recent hostilities. We ...
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