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Secretary Kerry on the Situation in Ukraine

Situation in Ukraine The United States condemns the Russian Federation’s invasion and occupation of Ukrainian territory, and its violation of Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity in full contravention of Russia’s obligations under the UN Charter, the Helsinki Final Act, its 1997 military basing agreement with Ukraine, and the 1994 Budapest Memorandum. This action is a ...
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President Obama’s Remarks on Ukraine

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary February 28, 2014   Over the last several days, the United States has been responding to events as they unfold in Ukraine. Throughout this crisis, we have been very clear about one fundamental principle: The Ukrainian people deserve the opportunity to determine their own future. Together with ...
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U.S. Government Supports UNODC Counter-Narcotics Program

On February 28, a ceremony was held to recognize the adoption of the counter narcotics strategy of the Kyrgyz Republic and to officially handover six all-terrain Toyota land cruisers along with crime scene equipment to the Kyrgyz Drug Control Service.  The equipment and vehicles were provided through a United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime ...
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Press Statement on Protest in Front of the U.S. Embassy

The U.S. Embassy in Bishkek respects the right of the people to peaceably assemble and the right to freedom of speech and expression.  We would like to underscore that human rights are the cornerstone of freedom and the basis for open and democratic societies worldwide.  We affirm our commitment to advancing and protecting the rights ...
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Second Kyrgyz Republic Demographic and Health Survey Shows Major Improvements in Child Survival

The Chairman of the National Statistical Committee of the Kyrgyz Republic and Minister of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic released the results for the 2012 Kyrgyz Republic Demographic and Health Survey (KgDHS). Demographic and Health Surveys are known as the gold standard in measuring national health, population, and nutrition status. At the launch of the ...
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