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Secretary Rex W. Tillerson Statement on the Republic of Congo National Day

On behalf of the United States Government, our best wishes to the people of the Republic of Congo as you celebrate your 57th Independence Day. Our strategic collaboration on regional security, economic development, and health remains strong. The United States of America will continue to support the efforts of the Congolese people to build a ...
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Ambassador Haskell and Retired NASA Astronaut Robert Curbeam encourage the study of STEM fields in Congo-Brazzaville

Retired NASA astronaut, Navy Captain Robert Curbeam, visited Brazzaville on August 9 as part of a regional program focusing on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education.  Captain Curbeam meets with students to encourage them to study the sciences.  His philosophy is to inspire students to study science not because they should, but because it’s ...
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Ambassador Haskell at the American Independence Day Celebration

His Excellency the Prime Minister, Venerable Senators, His Excellency the Minister of State, Chief of Staff at the Office of the Presidency, Members of government, Honorable Deputies, Ladies and gentlemen of the Supreme Court, Dear Ambassadors and colleagues of diplomatic missions and international institutions, Distinguished guests in your ranks, grades, and qualities, My fellow Americans: ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Upcoming Parliamentary Elections

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Congo of the upcoming local and parliamentary elections scheduled for July 16, 2017. U.S. citizens are urged to exercise caution while traveling within Congo during the election season. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid ...
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