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Promoting Documentary Filmmaking in Congo-B Through American Film Showcase

American filmmakers Ramona Diaz and Laura Nix visited Congo-Brazzaville from March 25 to April 2 thanks to sponsorship support from the U.S. Department of State’s Education and Cultural Affairs and American Film Showcase (AFS). The filmmakers shared their knowledge of the film industry with Congolese counterparts and discussed women-issues with hundreds of young people. Filmmakers conducted ...
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NBA Africa Launches Jr NBA program in Congo-Brazzaville for the first time

The U.S. Embassy’s Chargé d’Affaires Mary Daschbach joined NBA Africa Director, the Congolese Minister of Sports, MTN-Congo’s CEO and the former NBA Champion of the Miami Heat Ronny Turiaf launch a historic 2-year partnership in Congo. Thirty high schools from Brazzaville will compete in the Jr NBA tournament. During the opening ceremony, Chargé Daschbach praised NBA Africa ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Security Update-Pool Region

U.S. Embassy Brazzaville, Republic of Congo May 18, 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Brazzaville informs U.S. citizens of reports of possible attacks against security personnel and civilians in several districts in the Pool Region and a heavy security presence in various areas. Please review the map on our website where armed confrontations and attacks have been ...
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European Travel Alert – May 1, 2017

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe.  This Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017. Recent, widely-reported incidents in France, Russia, Sweden, and the United Kingdom demonstrate that the Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sham (ISIS or Da’esh), al-Qa’ida, and their affiliates have the ability to ...
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CDA Daschbach at the Center for Civil-Military Relations

His Excellency the Director General of Strategic Affairs and Military Cooperation, The Representative of the Congolese Armed Forces and National Gendarmerie, The Representative of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, The Political Officer of the Defense Ministry, Ladies and gentlemen of the Center on Civil-Military Relations, Distinguished guests in your ranks, grades, and functions, Ladies and ...
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