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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, Wednesday August 7, 2019

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, The Netherlands (August 5, 2019) Location:  Announced gathering points and route include, but are not limited to, the Museumplein area in front of the U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Event:  A demonstration is expected on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, beginning at approximately 4:00 pm and lasting until ...
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U.S. Withdrawal from the INF Treaty on August 2, 2019

U.S. Withdrawal from the INF Treaty on August 2, 2019 PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE AUGUST 2, 2019 On February 2, 2019, the United States provided its six-month notice of withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty due to the Russian Federation’s continuing violation of the treaty. The U.S. withdrawal pursuant to Article XV of the treaty ...
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President Trump accepts historic D-Day flag from the Netherlands

Remarks by President Trump at a Flag Presentation Ceremony   FOREIGN POLICY  Issued on: July 18, 2019 East Room 3:09 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you very much.  Thank you.  Before I begin, I want to apprise everyone of an incident in the Strait of Hormuz today involving USS Boxer, a Navy amphibious assault ship.  The Boxer took ...
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the Visit of Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands

White House Statement from the Press Secretary Issued on: July 11, 2019 President Donald J. Trump will welcome Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands to the White House on July 18, 2019.  President Trump looks forward to reaffirming the historic ties and shared interests that link the United States and the Netherlands.  The President ...
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50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing

The 1969 lunar landing was an unprecedented achievement — a milestone in human history. How did it happen? Decades of relentless scientific development as well as courageous astronauts who were determined to explore the unknown did the trick. But there is more. Technologies that are common today came out of Apollo space research. CAT scans, ...
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