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Statement by Secretary Pompeo on Indian Independence Day

On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I extend my best wishes to the people of India on your Independence Day. The United States and India have enjoyed close ties of friendship since the U.S. supported India’s independence 72 years ago.  Our shared democratic values, strong people-to-people ties, and commitment to ...
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Deputy Secretary of State Sullivan’s Visit to Bhutan

The following is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:‎ Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan traveled to Thimphu, Bhutan, from August 12-13. In meetings with His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, Prime Minister Tshering, Foreign Minister Dorji, and Minister of Economic Affairs Sharma, Deputy Secretary Sullivan discussed a range of issues, including the importance ...
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Deputy Secretary John J. Sullivan Travels to Bhutan and India

Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan will travel to Thimphu, Bhutan and New Delhi, India August 11-17 to advance the United States’ partnership with two nations that are critical to preserving the rules-based order in the Indo-Pacific region. In Thimphu, Deputy Secretary Sullivan will explore expanding and deepening our ties with the government and ...
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Security Alert for U.S. Citizens: 
Security in Hyderabad Over Holiday Weekend

Location: Hyderabad Event: Local media in Hyderabad have reported a significant increase in police presence throughout the city.  This weekend will coincide with the Varalakshmi Vratam and Bakrid holidays.  Given the likelihood of large crowds, U.S. government personnel are being advised to avoid the Old City section of Hyderabad throughout the holiday weekend.  Expect heightened ...
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