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2019-09-06

United States’ Response to Hurricane Dorian in The Bahamas

The United States extends its condolences to all those in The Bahamas who have lost loved ones and we stand with the communities affected by the devastating impact of Hurricane Dorian.

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USAID Administrator Mark Green Travels to Miami

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green will travel to Miami, Florida September 6-8. While there, he will visit a USAID warehouse, which contains pre-positioned emergency relief supplies.

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Treasury Issues Changes to Strengthen Cuba Sanctions Rules

WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) amended the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (CACR) to further implement President Trump’s June 2017 National Security Presidential Memorandum (NSPM) Strengthening the Policy of the United States Towards Cuba.

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This Week in Iran Policy, September 2-6

“It’s important that we not lose sight of the big picture. Sanctions on Iran are designed to deny the regime revenue to fund its foreign operations and to bring it back to the negotiating table to reach a new and comprehensive deal.”

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On the Passing of Robert Mugabe

We extend our condolences to those mourning the loss of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe.

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Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan to Participate in U.S.-Russia Counterterrorism Dialogue

Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan will participate in a U.S.-Russia Counterterrorism Dialogue on September 9, 2019, in Vienna, Austria.  The Russian Deputy Foreign Minister responsible for counterterrorism, Oleg Vladimirovich Syromolotov, will attend on behalf of his government.

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United States Restricts Remittances and “U-Turn” Transactions to Cuba

Today, the Department of the Treasury took action to prevent U.S. remittances to Cuba from enriching Cuban regime insiders and their families and to restrict Cuba’s access to the U.S. financial system.

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2019-09-05

OPIC Announces Financing for Road Infrastructure in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES – The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. government’s development finance institution, today announced that its Board of Directors has voted to approve $400 million in financing to rehabilitate and expand the Corredor C Toll Road, an essential trade route for Argentina’s economy.

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Russian and Italian Nationals Charged with Conspiring to Steal Trade Secrets From American Aviation Company

A Russian national and an Italian national have been charged in the United States with conspiring and attempting to steal trade secrets from an American aviation company.

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Acting Assistant Secretary Reeker Travels to Germany and Georgia

Acting Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Philip T. Reeker will travel to Germany and Georgia September 6-10 to engage in several key events and meet with senior leaders.

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