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Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET302

Press Statement Robert Palladino  Deputy Spokesperson Washington, DC March 10, 2019 The U.S. Department of State extends our deepest condolences to the families and friends of those killed in the tragic crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302. We can confirm that at least eight U.S. citizens were among the victims. Our embassies in Addis Ababa and ...
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CALL FOR AFRICAN AND DIASPORA ENTREPRENEURS

Call for African and Diaspora Small and Medium Size Entrepreneurs (SMEs) who want to Grow! Join the Bootcamp in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania! The Citizens and Diaspora Directorate (CIDO) of the African Union Commission invites African and Diaspora entrepreneurs to participate in the Scaling Up Your Business Bootcamp to be held from April 27th – ...
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U.S. Congressional Delegation

Chief of Mission Natalie E. Brown welcomed the first U.S. Congressional delegation in 14 years, led by Congresswoman Karen Bass, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations.  She was joined by freshmen Congress members Joe Neguse and Ilhan Omar. They met with Eritrean officials, members ...
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Egypt Assumes African Union Presidency

Press Statement Robert Palladino Deputy Spokesperson Washington, DC February 13, 2019 The United States congratulates Egypt on the start of its presidency of the African Union and looks forward to working together on the shared goal of a stable and prosperous Africa. During Egypt’s chairpersonship, we anticipate continuing our work with the African Union on key ...
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