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President Donald J. Trump’s Vision for Peace, Prosperity, and a Brighter Future for Israel and the Palestinian People

“We are not here to lecture—we are not here to tell other people how to live, what to do, who to be, or how to worship. Instead, we are here to offer partnership – based on shared interests and values – to pursue a better future for us all.” President Donald J. Trump BOLD VISION ...
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2020 International Writing Program for Lebanese Students

Organized by the University of Iowa U.S. Embassy Beirut is pleased to announce the 2020 “Between the Lines: Peace and the Writing Experience” International Writing Program (BTL) for students.  This fellowship offers talented teen writers the opportunity to participate in a two-week creative writing workshop at the University of Iowa from July 11- 25, 2020.   ...
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Government Formation in Lebanon

Press Statement Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State January 22, 2020 The test of Lebanon’s new government will be its actions and its responsiveness to the demands of the Lebanese people to implement reforms and to fight corruption.  Only a government that is capable of and committed to undertaking real and tangible reforms will restore ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Interview with Bloomberg

QUESTION: Mr. Secretary, thank you for the interview. SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you. Thanks for being with me. QUESTION: You were recently traveling in Colombia. You met with Venezuelan President Juan Guaido who’s risking his life to meet with world leaders, including yourself, who will be headed to Davos. Are you hopeful that these world meetings will shift the ...
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