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U.S. Ambassador Visits a Peshmerga Supply Warehouse in Erbil

U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Tueller visited Erbil today and toured a Peshmerga supply warehouse and met with Minister of Peshmerga Shorsh Ismail. At the event Ambassador Tueller said: “As we saw at the height of the campaign against ISIS, you brave Peshmerga fighters are indispensable to Iraq’s security. We are all grateful for the ...
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U.S. Ambassador Meets with KRG Prime Minister Masrour Barzani in Erbil

U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Matthew Tueller met with Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Masrour Barzani yesterday in Erbil. They discussed the U.S.-Iraq Strategic Dialogue, KRG’s ongoing budget negotiations with Baghdad, relations between Iraqi Kurdistan Region’s political parties, and the importance of press freedom. They also discussed the security situation in the western provinces and ...
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President Donald J. Trump has brokered a deal to establish full diplomatic relations between Bahrain and Israel

The White House Foreign Policy September 11, 2020 “Now that the ice has been broken, I expect more Arab and Muslim countries will follow the United Arab Emirates’ lead.” President Donald J. Trump SECURING ANOTHER HISTORIC AGREEMENT: President Donald J. Trump has brokered a deal to establish full diplomatic relations between Bahrain and Israel – ...
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PRM Delivers Ambulances and Health Technologies to KRG Ministry of Health to Support COVID-19 Containment

Consul General Rob Waller joined Minister of Health Saman Hussein Muhammed and U.N. Deputy Special Representative Irena Vojáčková-Sollorano at a special handover ceremony for six U.S. Department of State: Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) funded ambulances to help provide medical care to Syrian refugees and their host communities in Dohuk, Erbil, and Sulaimaniya. ...
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U.S. Condemnation of Attacks on Civil Society Activists

The United States condemns in the strongest possible terms the recent attacks on civil society activists and protestors in Basrah, including several targeted assassinations. These attacks are flagrant human rights violations, and we support the Iraqi government’s commitment to bring those responsible to account under the law. The United States reiterates its call for civil ...
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