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U.S. Honors 35 University Scholarship Program Graduates at Haigazian University

Today American Ambassador David Hale visited Haigazian University to celebrate the graduation of 35 University Scholarship Program (USP) students in June 2015, and distributed Academic Excellence awards to 12 scholars.  Through USP, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) supports disadvantaged yet talented Lebanese public school students with full undergraduate scholarships that cover all ...
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CENTCOM Commander General Austin Visits Lebanon

U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) Commander General Lloyd J. Austin III visited Lebanon today and met with Prime Minister Tammam Salam and Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) Commander General Jean Kahwagi.  In his meetings, General Austin reiterated the confidence of the United States in the capabilities of the LAF, noting that just as the LAF continues to ...
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“Taste of America” Showcases American-Lebanese Commercial Partnership

The U.S. Embassy, in partnership with the American Lebanese Chamber of Commerce, hosted the fourth “Taste of America” lunch and exhibition on April 28 at BIEL’s Pavillon Royal.  “Taste of America” is a commercial event designed to showcase the goods and services of U.S. companies in Lebanon. Over 500 guests, including Minister of Agriculture Akram ...
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