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Readout of the President’s Call with Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany (February 14)

The President spoke with German Chancellor Merkel today about the ongoing violence in eastern Ukraine and the ceasefire scheduled to begin at midnight tonight.  The President and Chancellor Merkel are particularly concerned about the intense fighting in and around Debaltseve.  They also agreed on the pressing need for all signatories to implement the cease fire ...
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Statement by the President (February 13)

Yesterday, the FBI opened an inquiry into the brutal and outrageous murders of Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, Deah Shaddy Barakat, and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  In addition to the ongoing investigation by local authorities, the FBI is taking steps to determine whether federal laws were violated.  No one in the United States of ...
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Readout of the President’s Call with President Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine (February 14)

The President spoke with Ukrainian President Poroshenko today to express his sympathy for the mounting toll of the conflict in eastern Ukraine and his deep concern about the ongoing violence, particularly in and around Debaltseve.  The two leaders emphasized the pressing need for all signatories to implement the cease fire and protocol agreements reached at ...
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Ambassador Norland attends Polish – American Event (February 13)

On Friday, the Ambassador attended a conference sponsored by the Embassy of Poland all about volunteerism and educational programs at Georgian museums.  The Ambassador paid tribute to the uniquely Georgian-Polish-American aspects of the project given the support of the Polish-American Freedom Foundation.  The project was implemented in Georgia by NGO Georgian Arts and Culture Center ...
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G-7 Leaders Statement on Ukraine (February 13)

We, the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission welcome the “Package of Measures for the Implementation of the Minsk Agreements” adopted by their original signatories on 12th February 2015 in Minsk. Implementation of the “Minsk Package” ...
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