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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, Netherlands

Location: Announced gathering points and route includes, but is not limited to, Museumplein, in the vicinity of the U.S. Consulate General in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Event: Demonstrations are expected on Friday, February 15, 2019, beginning at approximately 2:00 pm and lasting until approximately 2:30 pm. The group will assemble across from the U.S. Consulate General on ...
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Statement on ICJ Preliminary Judgment in the Certain Iranian Assets Case

Press Statement Robert Palladino Deputy Spokesperson Washington, DC February 13, 2019 Today the International Court of Justice has made a preliminary ruling in Certain Iranian Assets, rejecting many of Iran’s baseless claims and significantly narrowing what remains. This is a significant victory for the United States. Certain Iranian Assets is yet another case in which the Iranian ...
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Ambassador Hoekstra delivers prestigious Machiavelli lecture: “The Threat of a Lost Generation”

Ambassador Hoekstra gave the annual Machiavelli lecture for the Machiavelli Foundation  in Nieuwspoort Press Center in The Hague  on February 13, 2019 Remarks – Ambassador Pete Hoekstra February 13, 2019 Machiavelli Lecture As prepared Thank you for inviting me to be with you this evening. It is a real honor. Diane and I thoroughly enjoy living here, ...
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International Day of Women and Girls in Science celebrated in Amsterdam

Tamar Neter-Gans, founder and CEO of RobotWise , recently participated in the IVLP project “Hidden No More”, inspired by the movie “Hidden Figures” about three brilliant African-American women at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit. This U.S. exchange program brought ...
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Ambassador Hoekstra visits European Space Research and Technology Center in Noordwijk

Ambassador Hoekstra toured the campus of the European Space Research and Technology Center ( ESTEC ) in Noordwijk and learned about collaboration between the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA . Franco Ongaro, head of ESTEC welcomed Ambassador Hoekstra and gave him an informative tour of the space engineering labs and campus. They spoke about the collaboration on future ...
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