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President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. Call with Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi of Iraq

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 23, 2021 Readout of President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. Call with Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi of Iraq President Joseph R. Biden spoke today with Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi of Iraq. The President affirmed U.S. support for Iraq’s sovereignty and independence and commended the Prime Minister’s leadership. They discussed the recent rocket ...
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CG Waller Participates in Opening Ceremony of Prehistoric Life Gallery in Sulaymaniya Museum

Consul General Rob Waller visited the Sulaymaniya Museum and participated in the opening ceremony of the new gallery of prehistoric life. This exciting new gallery was funded by the U.S. government. The U.S. continues to work with our Iraqi Kurdish friends to preserve valuable archeological sites and artifacts.
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Consul General Waller Visits the Kurdish Heritage Institute in Sulaymaniya

Consul General Rob Waller visited the Kurdish Heritage Museum and met with the director of the museum Mazhar Khaleqi and the museum staff. The U.S. has provided a grant to the Institute to complete their “Digitalizing the Kurdish Heritage Institute Collection” project! Soon all these artifacts and documents will be searchable from anywhere in the ...
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Consul General Participates in the “One Million Oak Tree Planting” Campaign

During his recent visit to Gali Ali Beg Waterfall, U.S. Consul General Rob Waller, Soran Mayor Halgurd Sheikh Najeeb, and Omer Bradosti, the founder of the “One Million Oak Tree Planting” project, planted 10 oak trees for a greener and better ecosystem in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region (IKR). Oak trees comprise the majority of the ...
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ACCEPTANCE ON BEHALF OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Paris Climate Agreement JANUARY 20, 2021 ACCEPTANCE ON BEHALF OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA I, Joseph R. Biden Jr., President of the United States of America, having seen and considered the Paris Agreement, done at Paris on December 12, 2015, do hereby accept the said Agreement and every article and clause thereof on behalf ...
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