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Senior Advisor for Global Energy Security Amos Hochstein’s Interview with Al Arabiya Al Hadath

Unofficial Transcript Al Hadath: Senior advisor for Global Energy Security and the newly appointed mediator in the U.S.-sponsored talks between Israel and Lebanon, Amos Hochstein, welcome. Mr. Hochstein: Thank you. It’s great to be here. Al Hadath: First of all, I would like to ask you about your visit to Lebanon. Is it your first ...
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Ambassador Shea inaugurates Pop Up Space Training Program in Saida

Note: Please find a video of the remarks on https://youtu.be/sXHDHv2YHG8 . End Note On October 22, Ambassador Dorothy C. Shea attended the inauguration of the Pop-Up Spaces program in Saida. This one year-long program, which is implemented by Tatweer Baladna, will empower youth and young professionals in South Lebanon, North Lebanon, and the Bekaa through civic ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: New Mail-In Passport Service at Embassy Beirut

Location:  Lebanon Event:   New Mail-In Passport Service at Embassy Beirut Beginning October 24, 2021, U.S. Embassy Beirut will begin accepting online fee payments for adult U.S. passport renewal applications.  Paying online allows you to mail your application to the U.S. Embassy without the need to apply in person.  Qualifying adult passport renewal applicants may pay the $110 passport renewal fee ...
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Senior Advisor for Global Energy Security Hochstein’s Travel to Lebanon

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON U.S. Senior Advisor for Global Energy Security Amos Hochstein will travel to Beirut, Lebanon, today to discuss sustainable solutions to Lebanon’s energy crisis. Mr. Hochstein will also underscore the Biden Administration’s willingness to help Lebanon and Israel find a mutually agreeable solution to their shared maritime boundary for the ...
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Media Availability with Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland

Unofficial Transcript Under Secretary Nuland: Good afternoon, everyone, thank you for coming. I want to start today by expressing condolences on behalf of the American people for the tragic loss of life this morning outside the Palace of Justice. We join the Lebanese authorities in their call for calm and de-escalation of tensions. The health ...
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