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Briefing with Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs David Schenker On the U.S.-Iraq Dialogue and Developments in Libya

SPECIAL BRIEFING DAVID SCHENKER, ASSISTANT SECRETARY BUREAU OF NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS VIA TELECONFERENCE JUNE 11, 2020 Opening Statement on Libya And this week we have also been focused on Libya. Despite the end of the LNA’s siege on Tripoli and last weekend’s event in Cairo, which brought eastern Libyan leaders together and opened the way ...
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The U.S. Expresses Concern for the Continued Escalation in Sirte

The U.S. Embassy shares immediate concerns about yet another humanitarian crisis in Libya, this time in Sirte. Having worked with Libyans and others in the international community to help Sirte recover following the ISIS occupation, there is a special interest in ensuring the people of this city do not have to experience another devastating battle ...
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Special Briefing via Telephone with Richard Norland, U.S. Ambassador to Libya

U.S Department of State Special Briefing via Telephone Richard Norland, U.S. Ambassador to Libya June 4, 2020 Moderator:  Good morning and good afternoon to everyone from the Department of State’s Dubai Regional Hub.  I would like to welcome our participants dialing in from the United States and around the world for this on-the-record press briefing with ...
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Frequently Asked Questions: Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program 2021-2022

Q: What is the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program? A: The Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program provides teachers of English as a Foreign Language the opportunity to refine their teaching skills and broaden their knowledge of American cultures and customs while strengthening the instruction of Arabic at colleges and universities in ...
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