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Remarks by President Trump on the Death of ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi (October 27)

Remarks by President Trump on the Death of ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi (October 27) Diplomatic Reception Room 9:20 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Last night, the United States brought the world’s number one terrorist leader to justice.  Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead.  He was the founder and leader of ISIS, the most ruthless and violent ...
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International Religious Freedom Day (October 27)

International Religious Freedom Day (October 27)   Freedom of religion is a cherished American value and a fundamental freedom. The Founding Fathers understood religious freedom not as the state’s creation, but as the unalienable birthright of human beings. Today, we commemorate the 21st anniversary of the 1998 International Religious Freedom Act (IRF Act), landmark legislation ...
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CDA Elizabeth Rood’s Media Remarks at Millennium Innovations Awards (October 26)

CDA Elizabeth Rood’s Media Remarks at Millennium Innovations Awards (October 26)   Question about the event CDA Elizabeth Rood: I am very pleased to join Deputy Minister of Education Irine Abuladze, Millennium Foundation Chef Executive Magda Maghradze, representatives of the U.S Embassy, and partners from the government and private sector to launch the Sixth Annual ...
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Charge d’affaires Elizabeth Rood Comment to Media at the Reception on USS Porter (October 24)

Charge d’affaires Elizabeth Rood Comment to Media at the Reception on USS Porter (October 24)   CDA Rood: It is my honor to welcome the USS Porter crew in Batumi today. We look forward to increasing relations between the United States and Georgia in matters of Black Sea security. The USS Porter’s visit is the ...
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