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Statement by Secretary Pompeo on Human Rights Day

December 10, 2018. Seventy years ago, the UN General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Emerging from a world war that shocked humanity with its cruelty, the sovereign nations of the world united to specify those rights that are inherent to all persons, and committed to their promotion and protection henceforth. The Declaration’s fundamental ...
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Statement from President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on the Passing of Former President George H.W. Bush

December 1, 2018. Melania and I join with a grieving Nation to mourn the loss of former President George H.W. Bush, who passed away last night. Through his essential authenticity, disarming wit, and unwavering commitment to faith, family, and country, President Bush inspired generations of his fellow Americans to public service—to be, in his words, “a ...
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U.S. Embassy Panama Will Be Closed on December 5th in Memory of Late President George H.W. Bush

Panama City, 4 December 2018. The entire U.S. Embassy in Panama will be closed on Wednesday, December 5th, in memory of President George H.W. Bush. No routine services will be available in the Visas, American Citizen Services, or Federal Benefits Units. Individuals who had visa appointments for that date will receive an email to the ...
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United States Government Aids Panama’s Ministry of Health to Decrease HIV/AIDS Prevalence

Hato Chami, November 30, 2018. The U.S. Embassy in Panama, Peace Corps, and Panama’s Ministry of Health mark World AIDS Day with a health fair in Hato Chami, at the Ngäbe Buglé indigenous reservation, reinforcing their joined commitment to curb HIV/AIDS prevalence in Panama. The U.S. support to Panama in HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment has ...
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United States, Panama Present Results of Chagres and Darien National Parks Conservation Funds

Panama City, 21 November 2018. The governments of the United States and Panama, jointly with The Nature Conservancy and Fundacion Natura NGOs, presented today the results of the environmental programs executed with the Chagres and Darien National Parks conservation funds. The government of the United States and Panama created the Chagres and Darien National Parks ...
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