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Statement by Secretary Pompeo on the Occasion of Ramadan

On behalf of the U.S. Department of State, I extend best wishes to Muslim communities at home and abroad for a blessed Ramadan. For many Muslims, this month is an occasion to focus on spiritual rejuvenation, kindness and resilience, compassion for those less fortunate, and harmony across diverse communities. In the United States, many mosques ...
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Security Alert for U.S. Citizens:  Security in India (May 3, 2019)

Location:  India Event:  Following recent terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka, Americans in India are reminded that terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting tourist locations, transportation hubs, markets, shopping malls, local government facilities, places of worship, and other public areas. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Monitor ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Kenneth I. Juster on Foreign Service Day Commemoration

Approximately 15,000 American Foreign Service personnel serve in 265 diplomatic missions deployed around the world in small towns and big cities, in developing nations and the most modern metropolitan areas, protecting and serving America’s people, interests, and values.  Diplomats, development professionals, and commercial and agricultural agents are on the front lines of America’s efforts to ...
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Weather Alert for U.S. Citizens: Cyclone Warning for North Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, and West Bengal May 1, 2019

United States Consulate General Hyderabad, India Weather Alert for U.S. Citizens: Cyclone Warning for North Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, and West Bengal  May 1, 2019 Location:  North Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, and West Bengal. Event:  Cyclone Fani, currently over the Bay of Bengal, is predicted to intensify further and cross the Odisha coast between Gopalpur ...
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Ambassador Juster Launches New Initiative to Bring Indian Corporations into the Fight to End TB

U.S. Ambassador to India Kenneth I. Juster today launched a bold new initiative designed to galvanize India’s corporate sector in the fight against tuberculosis (TB). This initiative supports the Government of India’s ambitious goal of eliminating TB by 2025, which would be five years ahead of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal. The initiative creates a shared platform for corporations ...
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