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December 23, 2016 – U.S. Embassy Tel Aviv Message for U.S. Citizens

  Fee Change for Applications for Citizenship under the “Grandparent Clause” American citizens living abroad should note that a new fee schedule will apply to applications for U.S. citizenship through Section 322 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), also known as the “Grandparent Clause,” that are postmarked or filed on or after December 23, ...
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Remarks by former U.S. Ambassador Daniel B. Shapiro to the Israel Policy Forum

December 6, 2016, New York As Prepared for Delivery  Good evening. And thank you for that generous introduction—and for this most generous honor. I also want to thank you on behalf of President Obama, Vice President Biden, and Secretary of State Kerry, and the entire National Security team. I am here tonight largely for the ...
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November 29, 2016 – Remarks by former U.S. Ambassador Daniel B. Shapiro at the Sderot Social Conference (as delivered)

Sapir Academic College Introduction Good afternoon.  It is an honor to address you on the anniversary of Kaf-Tet B’November, 1947. I think I will leave it to the acclaimed historians you will hear from later today to analyze what happened that day, how we got there and what happened afterwards. I would like to use ...
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November 23, 2016 – Remarks by former U.S. Ambassador Daniel B. Shapiro at the Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference (As Prepared)

U.S. Ambassador Daniel B. Shapiro. (photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM) Thank you and also a belated “Mazal Tov” to Yaakov Katz, who recently took over as Editor-in-Chief of the Jerusalem Post. I want to thank Yaakov, and also David Brinn, the Managing Editor, and all those who worked on this year’s conference. I am starting to ...
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November 22, 2016 – Remarks by former Ambassador Dan Shapiro at the Israel Energy & Business Convention

A U.S. Perspective on Regional Gas Connections [AS DELIVERED]  Thank you Dr. Mor.  It is a pleasure to speak again at the Israeli Energy and Business Convention.  I commend you and the other organizers of this conference who have put together another wonderful agenda that is insightful and extremely relevant.  I also wish to extend ...
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