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Secretary Michael R. Pompeo and Colombian President Ivan Duque at a Press Availability

Remarks Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State General Santander Police Academy Bogota, Colombia January 20, 2020 PRESIDENT DUQUE: (In Spanish.) SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you, President Duque. Good to see you again. Good morning, everyone. In the United States, today it’s Martin Luther King Day. Happy recognition of this great American leader. Before I recap my ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Visit to Germany, Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, and Florida

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Germany, Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, and Florida January 18-23. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Berlin on January 19 to attend the jointly hosted German-UN international conference on Libya, as part of the three-point plan UN Special Representative Salamé outlined to the UN ...
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VOTING IN 2020 U.S. ELECTIONS

Your vote counts!  Did you know that many U.S. elections for house and senate have been decided by a margin smaller than the number of ballots cast by absentee voters? All states are required to count every absentee ballot as long as it is valid and reaches local election officials by the absentee ballot receipt ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bogota (January 7, 2020)

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bogota (January 7, 2020) Location: Colombia Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a ...
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