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Statement by President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. on Nicaragua’s Sham Elections

THE WHITE HOUSE STATEMENTS AND RELEASES NOVEMBER 07, 2021 What Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega and his wife, Vice President Rosario Murillo, orchestrated today was a pantomime election that was neither free nor fair, and most certainly not democratic. The arbitrary imprisonment of nearly 40 opposition figures since May, including seven potential presidential candidates, and the ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Buenos Aires, Argentina

Location: Worldwide: Event: On October 25, President Biden announced the United States will adopt a global air travel policy.  This policy prioritizes public health, protecting U.S. citizens and residents as well as those who come to visit us.  Effective November 8 all non-citizen, nonimmigrant (not a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, lawful permanent resident, or traveling to ...
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2023 YLAI Professional Fellows Program call open

CALL EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 8 The U.S. Embassy is proud to announce that the application process for the next Young Leaders of the Americas (YLAI) Professional Fellows Program is now open. Applications for the upcoming cohort of YLAI Professional Fellows will close on December 1st, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. EST (1:00 p.m. in Argentina). YLAI ...
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Joint U.S.-EU Statement on the Global Methane Pledge

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON OCTOBER 11, 2021 At the Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate (MEF) on September 17, 2021, President Biden and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen  announced  , with support from seven additional countries, the Global Methane Pledge—an initiative to be launched at the World Leaders Summit at the ...
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High-Level Dialogue on Climate Action in the Americas

Department of State Office of the Spokesperson September 7, 2021 The United States will join the High-Level Dialogue on Climate Action in the Americas, hosted by the Government of Argentina, on September 8, 2021.  The one-day virtual event will bring together countries in the Americas to discuss our shared commitment to enhancing climate ambition.  Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry will provide remarks during the high-level opening segment of the dialogue along with Latin American and Caribbean ...
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