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  • An Afghan man casts his vote at a polling station in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturd

    Afghanistan Elections

    Statement by the President on Elections in Afghanistan, April 5, 2014.

  • Robin Solomon (right) and Larisa Arbuzova of the Vitebsk Info USA discuss ways of future cooperation

    Public Affairs Officer Visits Vitebsk

    On March 20, 2014, on her first trip outside of Minsk, Public Affairs Officer Robin Solomon traveled to Vitebsk, Belarus’ northernmost regional city.

  • President Obama speaking at lectern next to Mark Rutte (AP Images)

    Nuclear Security Summit

    In remarks at the end of the Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague, Netherlands, President Obama commended several participating countries for taking concrete steps to reduce the chances...

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  • U.S. President Barack Obama waves in front of Dutch master Rembrandt's The Night Watch painting during a visit to the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Monday, March 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

    Obama Meets with World Leaders

    The crisis in Ukraine, nuclear security and peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians dominated meetings between President Obama and world leaders ...

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  • Due to restrictions imposed unilaterally by the Belarusian Government in 2008 on the number of U.S. diplomats allowed in Minsk, the American Embassy was forced to reduce its staff from 35 to five diplomats as well as withdraw its Ambassador. The imposed reduction in staff has greatly impeded the Embassy's ability to carry out mutually beneficial diplomatic programs and activities, including cultural and educational exchanges, assistance programs, and visa services.

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