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Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan Announces Support for Persecuted Religious Groups

During his visit to Baghdad this week, Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan reaffirmed the United States’ deep commitment to assisting persecuted religious groups, including those in Iraq. As a part of its continuing commitment, the United States is proud to announce over $178 million in additional U.S. foreign assistance to support these vulnerable communities. ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Iraq’s President Barham Salih

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Barham Salih, Iraq’s new President. The Secretary congratulated President Salih on his new position and underlined that the United States looks forward to working with him in this important role. The Secretary underscored continuing U.S. support for a strong, ...
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U.S. Embassy Congratulates Iraqis on Designation of New Prime Minister

We congratulate Dr. Adil Abd al-Mahdi on his selection as Prime Minister designate. The U.S. has worked with Dr. Abd al-Madhi in his previous role in government and we look forward to further strengthening the relations between Iraq and the United States during his tenure. We support the Iraqi people’s calls for reform and effective ...
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Diversity Visa program 2020

Registration for the 2020 United States Diversity Visa program will close on November 6 2018. Don’t wait until the last day to apply! Always avoid fraud and errors by filling out your own application. You can apply only at dvlottery.state.gov; do not attempt to apply through any other website. Please note that individuals who submit ...
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