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CEGGA Advisory Board Holds Meeting on Citizen Engagement

The Advisory Board of the Programme to Promote Citizen Engagement for Good Governance, Accountability and the Rule of Law (CEGGA) came together for their first annual meeting in Vientiane on …

Recent Events in Zimbabwe

The United States government is gravely concerned by credible reports of numerous detentions, beatings, and other abuses of Zimbabweans over the past week, particularly targeting opposition activists. There should be …

Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations Pete Marocco Travels to Morocco, Egypt, and Tunisia

Deputy Assistant Secretary Pete Marocco will travel to Rabat, Morocco; Cairo, Egypt; and Tunis, Tunisia August 9-14.

In Rabat, he will meet with civil society implementing partners. In Cairo, he …

Issuance of Death Notices in Syria

The Syrian regime’s recent notices confirming the deaths of thousands of political prisoners in its custody affirms what the international community has long suspected and can never forget: the regime …

Remarks With Indonesian President Joko Widodo Before Their Meeting

SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you (inaudible). Thank you for hosting me here today. It’s wonderful to be here. The Vice President said to send his regards; he so enjoyed his trip …

LAOS TO GIVE VISA-ON-ARRIVAL FOR TRAVELERS FROM SRI LANKA

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka Laos will provide visa-on-arrival to travelers from Sri Lanka from Aug. 1, the foreign ministry said in a statement Thursday.

“Sri Lankan citizens holding valid travel documents …

The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces 2018 Industry Advisory Group Meeting Date

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) will host a meeting of the Industry Advisory Group (IAG) on Friday, September 21, at the U.S. Department of …

Children Affected By Floods In Laos Need Urgent Support

UNICEF is working with the government of the Lao PDR and development partners to provide essential support and services to around 6,331 people, including children, affected by the floods in …