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Press Availability in Russia: Victoria Nuland Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs (May 18)

Victoria Nuland Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Moscow, Russia May 18, 2015 Assistant Secretary Nuland: Thank you everybody for coming today. I’m completing the last leg on what has been an eight-day trip. I began with Secretary Kerry in Sochi for his meetings with President Putin and Foreign Minister Lavrov. Then, I went on ...
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Security Message: Possibility of Demonstrations in Tbilisi on May 17, 2015

United States Embassy Tbilisi, Georgia Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Possibility of Demonstrations in Tbilisi on May 17, 2015 Date: May 16, 2015 U.S. Embassy Tbilisi informs U.S. citizens that there is a possibility of demonstrations in the downtown area of Tbilisi on Sunday, May 17th, 2015, starting at approximately 10:00 am and continuing until late afternoon. Even demonstrations intended to ...
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Statement by the President on the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (May 16)

Michelle and I join our fellow Americans and others around the world in commemorating the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia tomorrow, May 17.  We take this opportunity to reaffirm that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) rights are human rights, to celebrate the dignity of every person, and to underscore that all people deserve ...
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Statement by Ambassador Norland on the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (May 16)

Tomorrow is the 11th annual International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. This is a day when we recommit ourselves to the equality and dignity of all people, and reaffirm that human rights are universal. All people should have the opportunity to realize their fullest potential, and no one should be subjected to violence or discrimination, ...
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Assistant Secretary Nuland Travel to Russia (May 16)

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC May 16, 2015 Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland is in Moscow May 17-18 to meet with senior Russian government officials to discuss next steps in Minsk implementation, following her May 14-16 visit to Kyiv, Ukraine and Secretary Kerry’s May 12 meetings in Sochi, ...
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