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On the Occasion of Eid al-Adha

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE AUGUST 11, 2019 Susan and I extend our warmest wishes to Muslims around the world who are celebrating Eid al-Adha – from our friends and allies to our Muslim colleagues across the State Department.  Eid al-Adha marks the end of the Hajj, in which millions of Muslims from around the world make the ...
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U.S. Government Partnership with Malian Government to Ensuring Quality and Effectiveness of Health Commodities

 Embassy of the United States in Mali Press Release  Bamako, Mali, August 1, 2019 On July 18, 2019, United States Ambassador to Mali Dennis B. Hankins joined Mali’s Minister of Health and Social Affairs, Michel Hamala Sidibé , to inaugurate Mali s first prefabricated central medical storage warehouse.  The new Bamako state-of-the-art warehouse will provide much-needed central storage ...
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Ambassador Dennis B. Hankins Highlights the Enduring and Rich Partnership between the U.S. and Mali at the Annual 4th of July Celebration in Bamako

July 3, 2019 – U.S. Ambassador Dennis B. Hankins and Mrs. Mira Hankins hosted the U.S. Embassy’s annual Independence Day Reception in Bamako. In his remarks, Ambassador Hankins dedicated this year’s 4th of July celebration to the first U.S. Chief of Mission to Mali Mr. John Gunther Dean who passed away on June 6, 2019. ...
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Demonstration Alert – Bamako, Mali (August 2, 2019)

Location: Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the following places in Bamako, Mali: Place CAN in ACI 2000 Monument Bougiba Events: A demonstration against the presence of foreign security forces in Mali is scheduled to take place August 2nd, starting at 1400. The march will go from the Place CAN to the ...
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Statement from U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Regarding White House Actions to Combat Violence in Mali

On July 26, President Trump signed an executive order to address the deteriorating security situation in Mali. Extremist groups are exploiting ethnic tensions and expanding their networks well outside Mali’s borders. The UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) has faced more violence and danger than any other peacekeeping mission in UN history. We ...
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