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Visit to Tripoli of Leslie Ordeman, Deputy Chief of Mission in US Embassy Libya

Today Leslie Ordeman the U.S. Embassy’s Deputy Chief of Mission, accompanied by USAID Libya Representative John Pennell visited Tripoli for meetings with HNEC, the Ministry of the Interior, and civil society and election observation groups to discuss US support for elections. DCM Ordeman also met Minister of Oil and Gas Mohamed Aoun at the Ministry’s ...
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MEPI Leadership Development Fellowship 2022-2023

The U.S. Embassy to Libya is pleased to announce the 2022-2023 recruitment period for the Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Leadership Development Fellowship (LDF Fellowship.) Since 2007, the LDF Fellowship has provided leaders from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region with the opportunity to complete training in civic engagement, social entrepreneurship, and leadership. ...
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U.S. Special Envoy and Ambassador to Libya Richard Norland’s Visit to Tripoli

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON JULY 26, 2021 U.S. Special Envoy and Ambassador to Libya Richard Norland visited Tripoli, Libya July 26 where he met with interim Prime Minister Abdulhamid Dabaiba, attended a signing ceremony for a new 5G telecommunications contract between Libyan company Hatif and U.S. company Infinera, and held other meetings with Libyan and international representatives.  ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield at a UN Security Council Briefing on Libya

Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield U.S. Representative to the United Nations New York, New York July 15, 2021 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. President, for chairing today’s meeting. And thank you to Special Envoy Kubis for your very, very useful briefing. I would like to join others in welcoming the presence of the Cabinet Minister from Kenya, ...
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Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Chairman, Ranking Member Joint Statement in Support of Democratic Elections in Libya

JUNE 29, 2021 SFRC RANKING MEMBER, CHAIRMAN JOINT STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF DEMOCRATIC ELECTIONS IN LIBYA WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Jim Risch (R-Idaho) and Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), ranking member and chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, today issued the below statement in support of democratic elections in Libya: “We strongly support ongoing efforts by ...
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