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STATEMENT: Ambassador Norland’s response to a question at a conference sponsored by the International Republican Institute in Tbilisi (March 4)

“I am not going to comment specifically on the statement by the leader of a NATO country.  I would just say standing here in Tbilisi, I think the important thing is for Georgia to do everything it can to enhance its qualifications for  NATO membership.  Georgia is pursuing, I think, a very thoughtful strategy to ...
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Testimony on Ukraine Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee (March 4)

Victoria Nuland Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs Statement Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee Washington, DC March 4, 2015 Chairman Royce, Ranking Member Engel and members of this committee – thank you for the opportunity to speak to you today on the situation in Ukraine and for your personal investment in that country’s ...
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REMARKS: Secretary of State John Kerry (March 4)

March 4, 2015 Montreux, Switzerland SECRETARY KERRY:  So good afternoon to all, and thank you very, very much for your patience.  We’ve been involved in some long discussions over the past few days, and even well before that.  And before I leave Montreux, I wanted to quickly share with you where we are. From the ...
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U.S. Government Helps Georgia Promote Workers’ Rights (March 4)

On March 4, Associate Deputy Undersecretary of Labor Mark Mittelhauser unveiled a U.S. government $750,000 award for the Solidarity Center to further advance worker rights in Georgia.  “We are funding it as part of our broader work in Georgia to help to build labor market institutions,” Mr. Mittelhauser told the press.  U.S. Associate Deputy Undersecretary of ...
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Ambassador Norland joins completion ceremony for Embassy MOOC Camp on English writing (March 4)

On March 4 the U.S. Embassy hosted participants of its Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) Camp on academic writing.  At the completion ceremony Ambassador Norland commended the participants on their dedication to improve their English, saying it would help Georgia strengthen its capacity to thrive in the global economy and in international relations. The event ...
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