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United States Welcomes Staff-Level IMF Agreement

The United States welcomes the staff-level agreement between the government of Lebanon and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).  We commend the hard work of the IMF delegation and the Prime Minister’s team.  Lebanon has committed to an ambitious and comprehensive reform program, including key prior actions to reform its banking sector, improve transparency, and beginning ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: Tax Season Reminder – U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon (April 4, 2022)

Location:  Lebanon Subject: Tax Season is here. Remember to file your income taxes! The U.S. Embassy would like to remind U.S. citizens that they are required to file their federal income taxes with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by April 18, 2022.  If you are a U.S. citizen or resident alien living or traveling outside the United ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon (March 28, 2022)

Location:  Lebanon Subject: State Primary Elections and STEP Enrollment State primary elections are teeing up! Americans living overseas can vote absentee in their state’s upcoming election, no matter where they are. Step One. Fill out and send in the  Federal Post Card Application (FPCA)  to register and request your absentee ballot. Step Two. Check election dates, deadlines and submission methods  for your state . ...
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U.S. Provides $64 Million in Emergency Food Assistance for Vulnerable Lebanese

In response to growing food security needs in Lebanon, the United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is providing nearly $64 million in additional humanitarian assistance to help feed vulnerable people in Lebanon.  Lebanon is facing increased food insecurity amid the country’s ongoing economic crisis, as well as prolonged impacts of the ...
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Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Dorothy Shea from the Ministry of Energy

Good morning, and thank you, Your Excellency, Mr. Minister, for the really positive discussion that we had this morning.  I am encouraged when I hear about the continued progress on these regional energy deals.  It is a long and complicated process, and I would urge the audiences out there to not believe the naysayers who ...
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