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The United States Helps Confront Food Insecurity in Lebanon

On July 16, U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon Dorothy Shea met with World Food Programme Deputy Country Director Nicolas Oberlin and others to learn more about the World Food Programme’s ongoing efforts to address the deteriorating food security situation in Lebanon. World Food Programme experts provided a detailed overview to Ambassador Shea of their food distribution ...
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Resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE Today’s announcement that Saad Hariri is resigning as Prime Minister-designate is yet another disappointing development for the Lebanese people. It is critical that a government committed and able to implement priority reforms be formed now.  The government must also start preparing for the 2022 parliamentary elections, which ...
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Joint Communique

On July 8, 2021, French Ambassador to Lebanon Anne Grillo and U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon Dorothy Shea conducted trilateral meetings with counterparts in Saudi Arabia to discuss the situation in Lebanon. This initiative follows up on the trilateral meetings among U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, and Saudi Arabian ...
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U.S. Ambassador Dorothy Shea Travel to Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon Dorothy Shea will travel alongside the French Ambassador to Lebanon Anne Grillo to Saudi Arabia for meetings with Saudi Arabian officials on July 8, 2021. This visit follows U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken’s trilateral meeting on Lebanon with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian and Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud on June 29 in ...
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