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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Paris, France

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Strasbourg, France May 11, 2021 Location:  Strasbourg, Council of Europe to the U.S. Consulate General. Event:  Demonstration expected to take place on May 12, 2021 beginning at 1:00 p.m..  The group intends to protest U.S. policy related to Kurdish issues. Actions to Take: Avoid the area of the demonstration ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with French Foreign Minister Le Drian

Office of the Spokesperson The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met today with French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian in London on the margins of the G7 Ministerial. Secretary Blinken and Foreign Minister Le Drian discussed long-term security and the need for a ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Paris, France

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Paris, France April 30, 2021 Location:  Cities and towns throughout France on May 1 Event:  May 1 demonstrations are expected through France this weekend. Historically, these demonstrations sometimes become disruptive and/or violent. U.S. citizens should be cautious throughout France. Areas of particular concern include:  Strasbourg, Place du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny ...
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President Biden — Address to a Joint Session of Congress

U.S. Capitol (April 28, 2021) THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you.  (Applause.)  Thank you.  Thank you.  Good to be back.  And Mitch and Chuck will understand it’s good to be almost home, down the hall.  Anyway, thank you all. Madam Speaker, Madam Vice President — (applause) — no President has ever said those words from this podium.  No ...
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Remarks by President Biden at the Virtual Leaders Summit on Climate Opening Session

White House, April 22, 2021 THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you, Madam Vice President. Good morning to all of our colleagues around the world — the world leaders who are taking part in this summit.  I thank you.  You know, your leadership on this issue is a statement to the people of your nation and to the ...
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