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Robert Salesses, the Defense Department's deputy assistant secretary for homeland defense integration, said the initial phase had called for 237 California ... The governor cast his decision as a welcome infusion of support paid for by the U.S. government to fight transnational criminal gangs and drug and ...
In a filing entered Tuesday in DC federal court, the government said it plans to transfer the man, identified in documents only as John Doe, to the control of a foreign country, the name of which has been redacted. Doe is a dual US-Saudi citizen and has been held as an enemy combatant in Iraq since ...

Partin was meant to return to Ori last month. However, sources familiar with Ori say that it's an open question whether Partin's job has effectively already been given to Wanda Jones, a former principal deputy assistant secretary at the HHS who has been serving as the office's interim director since Partin left.
The United States, as Defense Secretary James N. Mattis has said, supports efforts for a United Nations-brokered settlement to the conflict, Robert S. Karem, assistant secretary of defense for international security affairs, told a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on U.S. policy in Yemen.
... (AP) — A senior U.S. official says the United States would pursue sanctions on Chinese officials involved in a sweeping security crackdown in the western region of Xinjiang if they were deemed appropriate for designation under a law targeting human rights offenders. Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of ...
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space Policy Stephen Kitay says ensuring U.S. leadership in space is a team effort. “We are working whole-of-government policies and strategies, in close partnership with the private sector and our allies,” he told SpaceNews. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense ...

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense Integration Robert G. Salesses says there is no estimate for the operation's cost, which is funded by the U.S. government. Acting U.S. Customs and Border Protection Deputy Commissioner Ronald D. Vitiello says troops that work at border ...
Shawn Bennett has been named deputy assistant secretary for oil and natural gas in the Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy, the agency ... Bennett has been in pubic affairs and government relations for more than 10 years and was most recently executive vice president for the Ohio Oil and Gas ...
President Donald Trump on March 5, 2018, announced a new leader for the Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs. Kimberly Breier, considered a moderate Republican, has extensive experience in U.S. policy toward Latin America. Since June 2017, she has served as Western Hemisphere member of the ...
Thirteen assistant secretary and undersecretary positions remain vacant. Though vacancies in the Department of Justice and various regulatory positions may have disastrous consequences, the hollowing out of the State Department may have the moste dire impact on the U.S. in the long term. The New ...
Steven Wagner, acting assistant secretary at U.S. Health and Human Services, visited Dayton Wednesday to learn more about the CareSource's Life ... He said it's community partners like CareSource that can make a bigger impact in their local communities, more than the federal government can.
The United States of America is 400 days into President Donald J. Trump's administration, yet four top USDA jobs remain vacant. ... The job description — Federal government's top food safety official responsible for everything from world food standards to oversight of USDA's $1 billion Food Safety and ...
... has exceeded US$28 billion and it is on course to exceed the target $29 billion, according to U Khin Maung Lwin, assistant secretary from the Ministry ... The government tried to sell pulses and beans to India after signing bilateral agreement, but there has been no reply yet, U Khin Maung Lwin explained.
“On numerous occasions, the Assistant Secretary sent me to Addis Ababa to work with the Ethiopian Government and opposition groups in support of U.S. Embassy efforts to encourage a reconciliation of differences between the opposition and the ruling parties, and to discuss ways to improve the political ...
“The United States does not seek to fight the government of Syria or Iran or Iranian-supported groups in Iraq or Syria,” wrote Mary K. Waters, the assistant secretary of state for legislative affairs. “However, the United States will not hesitate to use necessary and proportionate force to defend U.S., coalition, ...
US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells has said that she has been told by her friends in the Afghan ... “The US wants to consult with the Afghan government over how it can support their efforts to promote a politically negotiated settlement in the wake of what ...
He held posts in budgeting, finances and management for a number of federal agencies, including the U.S. Navy, the Defense Department and the Marine Corps. ... He is the assistant secretary for the Office of Infrastructure Protection, and before joining the federal government, he worked at Microsoft on governmental affairs ...

Ethiopia. A former ambassador of the United States has expressed worry at political and security ongoings in Ethiopia. ADVERTISING ... Herman Cohen who is a former Assistant Secretary of State also entreated the U.S. government to ensure that Ethiopia does not implode. The government imposed a ...
Lebanese Foreign Ministry sources told Arab News that “what is being said about a US proposal to share the disputed block is inaccurate, and the issue is far more complicated.” The sources added that “the American side is trying to crystallize a new proposal regarding the area in which Israel claims to ...
He held posts in budgeting, finances and management for a number of federal agencies, including the U.S. Navy, the Defense Department and the Marine Corps. ... He is the assistant secretary for the Office of Infrastructure Protection, and before joining the federal government, he worked at Microsoft on governmental affairs ...
Today, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan Thornton '85 will return to Bowdoin to deliver a lecture titled “The ... talk at a college like this,” said Assistant Professor of Government and Legal Studies and Asian Studies Christopher Heurlin, who helped schedule the event.
The latest development is a preliminary publication in JAMA The Journal of the American Medical Association on Thursday, authored by the team of doctors at the University of Pennsylvania who examined 21 of the U.S. government employees. The study, commissioned by the federal government, found ...
The powerful Shi'ite Hezbollah is part of Lebanon's coalition government, which includes almost all the country's main political parties. ... U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited Lebanon on Thursday and said the United States was engaging with Lebanon and Israel to ensure their frontier remained ...
Ministry spokesman Andrew Lee (李憲章) said the government would continue to maintain this “status quo” and defend the nation's democratic values and way ... Lee made the remarks one day after US Senator Marco Rubio asked Susan Thornton, acting assistant secretary at the US Department of State's ...
"Naomi Earp is an excellent choice to help us meet those goals, as her experience in civil rights issues and in the federal government make her uniquely qualified to fill this important role. I commend President Trump for this excellent selection, and I urge the Senate to take up her nomination at the earliest ...
The health and education sectors are also grappling with heavy budget cuts of 54 per cent, and 30 per cent, respectively. Many people are facing huge hurdles accessing basic services that were previously provided free of charge by the Government. Pregnant women and children aged under five years, ...
Elizabeth F. Wilson, who assumed the roles of deputy assistant secretary of the Army for marketing and director of the Army Marketing and Research Group (AMRG) last November, delivered the briefing. Among the subjects discussed at the meeting were reports about an ongoing audit of the Army's ...
Over the past year, the OCHA Civil-Military Coordination Section engaged in at least 160 events, where it spurred discussion between Governments, inter-governmental organizations and civil society, to reach a common understanding of the role that each of us plays in humanitarian action. This year we ...
Robert Scott, United States Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs, covering West African Affairs and Economic and ... Assistant Secretary “underscores how important Sierra Leone is to the US government and how important this particular moment of history is ahead of the ...
What he said will undoubtedly burnish his image, and they will give him the chance to say he stood in at least rhetorical opposition when history judges how the president* completed the longtime conservative project of dismantling the national government of the United States. This was the third time Flake ...
U.S. Sens. Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley and U.S. Rep. Rod Blum, all Iowa Republicans, wrote Todd Semonite, lieutenant general of the Army Corps, and R.D. James, assistant secretary of the Army for Civil Works, reminding them of the challenges Cedar Rapids faced after the 2008 flood and outlining a ...
Small modular reactors (SMRs) have the potential to be a "game changer" for the U.S. nuclear energy sector after years of decline, officials from industry and the federal government told House lawmakers Tuesday. SMRs, expected to be commercially available in the mid-2020s, could start at $1 billion to ...
BEIRUT: David Satterfield, the principal deputy assistant secretary for the Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs at the US State Department, arrived on Tuesday in Beirut to meet with Lebanese government officials and discuss bilateral relations, a source at the US Embassy told Arab News. Talks will focus on ...
Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, right, and Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs Randall Schriver listen to ... during a visit to Kabul, the Afghan capital, that the United States remained committed to forging peace talks between the Taliban and the Afghan government.
The key personnel named are: Donald Bice, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration; Gary Washington, Chief Information Officer; Mary Pletcher, Chief ... and best-managed department in the entire federal government, and these highly qualified people will help us toward that goal,” Perdue said.
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Afghanistan and Central Asia Henry S. Ensher is visiting the Kyrgyz Republic on February 5, 2018 to discuss a range of bilateral issues with senior Kyrgyz government officials, members of Parliament, and civil society leaders, Kabar with reference to the U.S. Embassy in ...
President Donald Trump will nominate intelligence and Mexico expert Kimberly Breier to be assistant secretary of the State Department's Western ... Prior to joining the Trump administration, Breier served as director of the U.S.-Mexico Futures Initiative for the Center for Strategic International Studies think ...
Feb 4, 2018-A senior United States official has said that the US is looking forward to working with the new government in Nepal in the country's quest for ... Alice G Wells, principal deputy assistant secretary for South and Central Asia of the US, in an interview with the BBC Nepali Service in London, said that Nepal had set ...
Kashkari serves on the Federal Open Market Committee that sets U.S. monetary policy. ... As assistant secretary for the treasury, he established and led the Office of Financial Stability and oversaw the Troubled Asset Relief Program, first for U.S. President George W. Bush and then for U.S. President Barack ...
WASHINGTON DC – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue introduced five new leaders within the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Departmental Administration. The key personnel named are: Donald Bice, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration; Gary Washington, Chief Information ...
Former U.S. diplomat believes gradual change in Cuba is possible -- but not the Trump way ... While representing the U.S. in Africa, she was deputy assistant secretary of state and deputy assistant secretary of defense. But it was her time in Cuba ... The Cuban government continues to deny responsibility.
When civil war erupted there in 2013 after President Salva Kiir, an ethnic Dinka, accused his former deputy, Riek Machar, an ethnic Neur, of fomenting a coup, the United States initially sided with Mr. Kiir. But as government forces abrogated or ignored a peace agreement and a series of cease-fires, ...
The United States is the largest, contributor to UNHCR, she said, adding that the U.S. government has been working with UNHCR to support the projects that enhance educational opportunities for Afghan and Pakistani children, strengthen cultural ties, and build a shared future between Afghanistan and ...
“Pakistan and the US share the same goal that someday all Afghans would return home with safety and dignity,” said US Deputy Assistant Secretary in the ... She added she told Pakistani government that providing assistance and protection to the refugees fleeing violence, conflict and terror in Afghanistan ...
Mnuchin tried to clarify his remarks on Thursday, saying the United States isn't concerned "where the dollar is in the short term." Instead, he said those remarks were "balanced and consistent with what I've said before." He added, "in the long term, the dollar's strength reflects the U.S. economy." Trump tried ...
A Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) delegation meets with a group of US Senators in Washington. ... The KRG delegation also met and updated Ursula Mueller, the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, on the humanitarian situation in Kurdistan and discussed the UN's role in ...
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Africa's leaders cannot stay silent after President Donald Trump's vulgar remarks about African countries and Haiti, the chairman of the African Union Commission said Thursday, a day before Trump was set to meet with Rwanda's president. Moussa Faki Mahamat told ...
The same is true today, with a total stock of foreign direct investment in the United States standing at a staggering $7.6 trillion (at market value) in 2016.[4] Numerous studies have demonstrated that the benefits from foreign investment in the United States are substantial. Majority-owned U.S. affiliates of ...
High-level Western sources told The National that Turkey only informed Washington of the Afrin operation "after the US government learned from a third party". ... It includes Jonathan Cohen, Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs at the State Department, and Thomas Goffus, Deputy ...
I am honored to have the Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of Haiti to the United Nations, his Excellency Ambassador Regis, and Dr. Mamadou Diallo, our Deputy Special Representative and Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator joining us here this afternoon. And thank you so much ...


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