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The Smithsonian in France 2021

  How can museum professionals, educators, artists and civil society leaders work together to support young audiences in their reflection on major societal issues?  How can we make museums a more inclusive place where youth can debate and propose solutions to urgent social and climate questions?  This series on inclusivity, diversity and sustainability is offered by the Embassy ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Le Drian, German Foreign Minister Maas, and UK Foreign Secretary Raab

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON MARCH 23, 2021 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with his counterparts from France, Germany, and the United Kingdom today in Brussels.  They reaffirmed their strong commitment to NATO and the Transatlantic relationship and support for deeper U.S.-EU cooperation; addressed the ...
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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Paris, France

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Paris, France March 19, 2021 Location:  France Event: Lockdown Measures for Paris and Other Regions in France Paris is among  sixteen regions  in lockdown for at least one month, starting midnight, March 19, 2021. In these regions, there is a strict limit on trips outside the home, and every trip must be accompanied ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with French Foreign Minister Le Drian

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON MARCH 14, 2021 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian today. Secretary Blinken and Foreign Minister Le Drian emphasized the special role of the Transatlantic Alliance in addressing global security challenges. The Secretary and the ...
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Joint Statement: The United States and the European Union Commit to Greater Cooperation to Counter the Climate Crisis

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON MARCH 9, 2021 Today in Brussels, Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry met with European Commission President Ursula Von der Leyen, Executive Vice President Frans Timmermans, and the College of Commissioners to discus efforts to raise global climate ambition heading into COP26 in Glasgow.  After their meetings, they ...
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