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International Education Week and Open Doors Report

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON NOVEMBER 15, 2021 From November 15-19, the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education are celebrating International Education Week (IEW). This year is the 22nd annual celebration of IEW, a joint initiative by both agencies to highlight the benefits of international education and exchange.  International education ...
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A Proclamation on American Education Week, 2021

NOVEMBER 12, 2021 I have always believed that our children are the kite strings that hold our national ambitions aloft — when we invest in their education, we are investing in the future of our Nation.  During American Education Week, which marks its 100th anniversary this year, we celebrate the unparalleled power of education to ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Polish Foreign Minister Rau

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON NOVEMBER 14, 2021 The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke yesterday with Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau.  Secretary Blinken reaffirmed U.S. support for Poland in the face of the Lukashenka regime’s cynical exploitation of vulnerable migrants.  The actions by the Lukashenka regime threaten ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy, Warsaw – November 10, 2021

Security Alert – U. S. Embassy, Warsaw   Location:  Warsaw and cities throughout Poland  Event:  Multiple scheduled demonstrations, marches, and rallies will take place in downtown Warsaw on Thursday, November 11, 2021, during Polish Independence Day.  Additional events are expected in other cities throughout Poland. Previous Polish Independence Day demonstrations, marches, and rallies have seen a turnout of ...
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A Proclamation on Veterans Day, 2021

NOVEMBER 09, 2021 For generations, millions of Americans have answered the call to serve — taking the sacred oath to defend and preserve our Nation’s ideals of liberty and democracy.  These patriots represent the best of us.  On Veterans Day, we honor their service, dedication, and valor and are forever grateful for their sacrifice. Our ...
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