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Venezuela: US Joins Other Countries in Invoking the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release Statement by Secretary Michael R. Pompeo September 11, 2019 The United States Joins the Interim Government of Venezuela and Other Countries in Invoking the Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance The United States joins the Interim Government of Venezuela and ten other countries in invoking ...
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OPIC approves financing for energy projects in Argentina

September 11, 2019 OPIC BOARD APPROVES PROJECTS IN AFRICA, INDO-PACIFIC, AND LATIN AMERICA WASHINGTON – The Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, today approved financing for projects that advance global development by improving critical infrastructure, increasing energy supply, and supporting financing for small businesses. “The ...
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OPIC Announces Financing for Road Infrastructure in Argentina

September 5, 2019 222-357-3976 BUENOS AIRES – The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. government’s development finance institution, today announced that its Board of Directors has voted to approve $400 million in financing to rehabilitate and expand the Corredor C Toll Road, an essential trade route for Argentina’s economy. David Bohigian, Acting President and ...
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Creation of the Venezuela Affairs Unit

Press Statement Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State August 28, 2019 The Department of State announces the opening of the Venezuela Affairs Unit (VAU), under the leadership of Charge d’Affaires James Story. The VAU is the interim diplomatic office of the U.S. Government to Venezuela, located at the U.S. Embassy in Bogota‎, Colombia, and has ...
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White House Advisor Ivanka Trump Travels to Argentina

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release Media Note August 26, 2019 Deputy Secretary Sullivan and White House Advisor Ivanka Trump Travel to Colombia, Argentina, and Paraguay for W-GDP Initiative Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan will travel with Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump to Colombia, Argentina, and Paraguay ...
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