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Details of Travel to Middle East and Southeast Asia, December 11-18, 2013

Photos From the Trip»   Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Jerusalem, Ramallah, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Tacloban, and Manila from Dec. 11-18, 2013. In Jerusalem, Secretary Kerry met with Prime Minister Netanyahu to discuss a range of issues including Iran and the ongoing final status negotiations with the Palestinians. In Ramallah, Secretary Kerry met with President Abbas, ...
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Remarks by Former Ambassador Daniel Shapiro at the Ruderman Program for American Jewish Studies, University of Haifa

Prof. Amos Shapira, President of the University, Jay and Shira Ruderman, Prof. David Faraggi, Rector of the University, Former MK Ronit Tirosh, Professor Gur Alroey, Faculty and Students, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am delighted to be here today to celebrate the inauguration of “The Ruderman Program for American Jewish Studies” at the University of Haifa, ...
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Remarks by Former Ambassador Daniel Shapiro at the JFNA GA Plenary

President Shimon Peres, Michael Siegel, Jerry Silverman, Michael and Susie Gelman, Ronnie Douek, Natan Sharansky, William Daroff, Didi Feinberg, Jay and Shira Ruderman, Richard Sandler, Ladies and Gentlemen. On behalf of the United States Embassy, and on behalf of my wife Julie and myself, Welcome to Israel! As the person charged with stewarding the U.S.-Israel ...
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Remarks by Former Ambassador Daniel Shapiro at The Israel Council on Foreign Relations (ICFR)

The Israel Council on Foreign Relations (ICFR) ICFR Israeli-European Young Diplomats Forum “The Middle East Vortex: Views from Washington, Moscow and Berlin” Monday, October 21, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. Good afternoon everyone.  Thank you, Avi Primor, President of the Israel Council on Foreign Relations, for your kind introduction.  Thank you to Dr. Weinbaum and your ...
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Remarks by Former Ambassador Daniel Shapiro at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism

International Institute for Counter-Terrorism’s (ICT) 13th World Summit on Counter-Terrorism “In Remembrance of the Atrocities of September 11, 2001 and the Victims of Terrorism Worldwide” Memorial Ceremony Wednesday, September 11, 2013 Good evening and Shana Tova to all.  Thank you, Jonathan, for your kind introduction, and to you, Boaz, for the work you, President Uriel ...
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