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Remarks by President Biden on Russia’s Unprovoked and Unjustified Attack on Ukraine

SPEECHES AND REMARKS FEBRUARY 24, 2022 East Room 1:43 P.M. EST THE PRESIDENT:  Sorry to keep you waiting. Good afternoon. The Russian military has begun a brutal assault on the people of Ukraine without provocation, without justification, without necessity. This is a premeditated attack. Vladimir Putin has been planning this for months, as I’ve been ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield at a UN General Assembly Debate on the Situation in the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine

Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield U.S. Representative to the United Nations New York, New York February 23, 2022 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. President. Member States of the United Nations, we stand at a crossroads in the history of this body. On Monday, President Putin announced that Russia would recognize as “independent states” the so-called DNR and ...
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February 24, 2022: Health Alert – Government of Kuwait Eases COVID Restrictions

Health Alert – Government of Kuwait Eases COVID Restrictions Location:  Kuwait Event:  On Monday, February 21, the Government of Kuwait announced the suspension of the Mosafer and BilSalamah mobile applications, effective Wednesday, February 23.  This follows the announcement on Monday, February 14, of the easement of COVID restrictions that became effective Sunday, February 20. Fully vaccinated arriving ...
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Joint Statement of the Fifth United States-Kuwait Strategic Dialogue

The following statement was released by United States Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken and Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah. Begin text: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken and Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah concluded the ...
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Secretary Antony J. Blinken and Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Ahmed Nasser Al-Mohammed Al-Sabah Statements to the Press

REMARKS ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE SHEIKH AHMED NASSER AL-MOHAMMED AL-SABAH, KUWAITI FOREIGN MINISTER BENJAMIN FRANKLIN ROOM WASHINGTON, D.C. JANUARY 26, 2022 SECRETARY BLINKEN:  Good morning, everyone.  Foreign Minister Dr. Ahmed and I just had a very productive meeting.  I was particularly delighted to welcome him – Ahmed, to welcome you – to Washington ...
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