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Statement on the United States Becoming an Observer to the Decade of Roma Inclusion 2005 – 2015

As delivered by Ambassador Ian Kelly to the Permanent Council, Vienna February 9, 2012 Thank you Mr. Chairman, The United States is very pleased to report to the Permanent Council that on Sunday, February 5, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced in Sofia, Bulgaria that the United States is joining the Decade of Roma Inclusion ...
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Former Ambassador Daniel B. Shapiro Remarks for the IDC Herzliya Conference (as prepared)

I would like to thank the IDC, particularly Major General Danny Rothschild, for hosting this always useful conference. It is an honor to be on this panel with Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon, Professor Uzi Arad, and Ambassadors Blackwill and Pinkas. I greatly appreciate Talia Lipkin-Shahak’s willingness to moderate our panel. I have to admit ...
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Former Ambassador Daniel B. Shapiro at the 7th International Holocaust Commemoration Day Event Massuah Institute

It is an honor to speak on behalf of the Diplomatic Community on the International Day of Remembrance for the Victims of the Holocaust and other Genocides, at the Massuah Institute for Holocaust Studies. While my generation was born after the Shoah, the horror of what happened has not diminished over time and the impact ...
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Former US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro Talks About Everything (including Ya’ir Lapid)

Ben Caspit, Ma’ariv’s Musafshabat Supplement, pp 1-5 The interview with Ambassador Dan Shapiro two days ago opened with the hottest topic in the region. Not Iran or Syria, but Ya’ir Lapid. “Yes,” confirmed Shapiro with a smile, “I am closely following events in this sphere, Lapid’s announcement too. Israeli politics is extraordinarily fascinating, as you ...
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