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The Start of the Second Medical Journey of Beyond the Horizons in Barahona

Barahona, Dominican Republic  – The second Medical Readiness Training Exercise (MEDRETE) part of the ‘Beyond the Horizon’ humanitarian training exercise by U.S. and Canadian military medical units has begun at Centro María Auxiliadora in Barahona. Local Dominican medical professionals are also playing an important role of this endeavor which is free of charge for everyone ...
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Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Feeley’s Remarks on U.S. Policy and Engagement on Freedom of the Press, April 5, 2014

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Feeley’s Remarks on U.S. Policy and Engagement on Freedom of the Press April 5, 2014, 9:30 am Inter-American Press Association Semi-Annual Meeting Hilton Bridgetown, Barbados Thank you Anne for that kind introduction and most importantly for all of the outstanding work you do at The Nation.  Thank you also to the ...
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United States Government Launches “Don’t Pack a Pest” Program in Dominican Republic

Today, at the International Airport Las Americas in Santo Domingo officials from the United States of America Embassy along with representatives from the Dominican Republic’s Ministry of Agriculture officially launched the “Don’t Pack a Pest” Program. The event was attended by Mr. William Weissman, Charge d’ Affairs, a.i of the U.S. Embassy, Dominican Republic Minister ...
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U.S. Embassy organizes seminar on combating child sexual tourism and trafficking in persons for law enforcement officers and nonprofit organizations

From 25 to 27 March, the Embassy of the United States of America in Dominican Republic seminar “Best Investigative Practices and Joint International Cooperation to combat child sexual tourism and trafficking in persons.” During the opening ceremony, Ambassador Brewster thanked participants for their outstanding work and urged everyone to continue redoubling their efforts in reducing ...
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“Arts in Embassies” Santo Domingo

The Embassy of the United States held a gala event in celebration of the “Art in Embassies” program at the residence of Ambassador James W. Brewster and his husband Mr. Bob Satawake, which included important personalities from the art, media, business and government sectors. The exhibition “Art in Embassies” has a total of twenty pieces ...
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