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U.S. Secretary of State Blinken Unveils Food Security Initiative for Cambodia

August 4, 2022. Phnom Penh — U.S. Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken today announced “Feed the Future Cambodia Harvest III,” a new $25 million project to promote food security and economic growth in Cambodia’s agriculture sector. Feed the Future Cambodia Harvest III is a five-year project managed by the U.S. Agency for International Development ...
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Health Alert – U. S. Embassy Phnom Penh

Location: Countrywide Event:  The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for  Monkeypox in Multiple Countries .  The World Health Organization has determined the multi-country outbreak of  monkeypox  is a Public Health Emergency of International Concern ( click here  to view the WHO’s determination). Actions to Take: Travelers should AVOID :  Close contact with sick people, including those ...
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WORLD WIDE CAUTION ANNOUNCEMENT

AUGUST 3, 2022 On July 31, 2022, the United States conducted a precision counterterrorism strike in Afghanistan that killed Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden’s deputy and successor as leader of al-Qa’ida.  Al- Zawahiri was one of the masterminds of the attacks against the United States on September 11, 2001, and had continued to urge his ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Travel to Cambodia, the Philippines, South Africa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Rwanda

PRESS STATEMENT NED PRICE, DEPARTMENT SPOKESPERSON JULY 29, 2022 Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken will travel to Cambodia, the Philippines, South Africa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Rwanda August 2-12, 2022. Secretary Blinken will first travel to Phnom Penh, Cambodia, August 3-5 to participate in the U.S.-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting, the East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, and the ASEAN ...
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Joint Statement on Execution of Pro-Democracy and Opposition Leaders in Myanmar

OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON JULY 25, 2022 The following is the text of a joint statement by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union, and the Foreign Ministers of Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Republic of Korea, the United Kingdom and the United States, condemning the military regime’s execution of pro-democracy and opposition leaders in Myanmar. Begin text: ...
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