Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Film Festival Opening Remarks

Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen Film Festival Opening Remarks American Women’s History Month Thursday, March 1, 2018 6:00 pm, NEXT Cinema, Babur Str (As Prepared) Good evening, assalomu aleykum. Thank you for coming out tonight for this screening of Hidden Figures to kick off the U.S. Embassy’s American Women’s Film Festival.  I also wish to thank ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Remarks for Handheld Radiation Detector Donation Event

Tashkent, Uzbekistan February 23, 2018 – 11:00 a.m. (As Prepared) Good morning! Ассалому Алейкум! Доброе Утро! It is an honor to be here today with the State Customs Committee of Uzbekistan to celebrate another milestone in the area of international nuclear security between our two countries. I’d first like to thank Mr. Jasur Alimovich, the ...
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Remarks of Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen at Tashkent Pediatric Medical Institute

Tashkent Pediatric Medical Institute (TPMI) Remarks of Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen Tuesday, February 13, 2018 1:30 pm (As Prepared) Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, assalomu aleykum. Thank you Rector Daminov for inviting us here today.  I am so pleased to be here among distinguished company, including Rector Daminov and the Vice Rectors, and our good ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Welcome Remarks at the Tashkent State University of Law

February 8, 2018 Tashkent State University of Law (As Prepared) Good morning.  Доброе утро.  Assalamu aleikum. Rector Kanyazov, Judge Fogel, honored guests:  I am here for three reasons today:  to thank the rector, to support U.S. assistance in Uzbekistan’s judicial sector and to introduce Judge Jeremy Fogel. First, I would like to thank Rector Kanyazov ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Welcome Remarks at Justice Reform Roundtable

MPR, January 26, 2018, 1500 (As Prepared) Good afternoon!  Добрый день!  Assalamu aleikum.  I want to extend my sincerest thanks to all of you for coming today. Every year on January 15, Americans celebrate the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr., an influential American civil rights leader.  On justice, Dr. King once said, “Every step ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Remarks with Students on the Role of IT in Today’s World

Tashkent University of Information Technology Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 2:30 pm (As Prepared) Good morning! Assolom Aleykum.  I’d like to thank Rector Zakirovich for the opportunity to speak with you today. Earlier during our meeting, I learned more about your university.  I was pleased to hear about your academic programs and the history of your ...
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Remarks of Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen at the University of World Economy and Diplomacy

University of World Economy and Diplomacy Remarks of Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen Wednesday, October 6, 2017 Time 11:00 a.m., Tashkent (As Prepared) Good day ladies and gentlemen, assalomu aleykum. I’m pleased to be here among distinguished company at the University of World Economy and Diplomacy.  Thank you, Dr. Abdumalik Djumanov, for arranging this talk. As ...
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President Trump’s Speech to the Arab Islamic American Summit

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release May 21, 2017 Remarks as prepared for delivery   Thank You. I want to thank King Salman for his extraordinary words, and the magnificent Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for hosting today’s summit. I am honored to be received by such gracious hosts. I have always heard about the splendor ...
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World Press Freedom Day

Press Statement Rex W. Tillerson Secretary of State Washington, DC May 3, 2017 Today, on World Press Freedom Day, we reaffirm our commitment to promoting the fundamental principles of a free press around the world. We honor those men and women who work tirelessly, often at great personal risk, to tell the stories we would not otherwise ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Remarks

USAID-funded Smart Waters Inauguration Event As Delivered Monday, April 17, 2017 9:15am Windham Hotel, Tashkent   Good morning! Ассалом Алейкум! Доброе Утро! Mr. Abdullaev, distinguished guests, I have been told that there is an Uzbek proverb that says “Ер – хазина, сув – гавҳар.” More or less in English, it means something that was said ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Remarks

Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Remarks Official Launch of the National Center on Antimicrobial Resistance and the National AMR Reference Laboratory As Delivered   Tuesday, April 11, 2017 11:00am Institute of Epidemiology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Tashkent   Good morning, Ladies and Gentlemen! Доброе утро, уважаемые Дамы и Господа! Ассалому алайкум муҳтарам хонимлар ва жаноблар! Dear ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Opening Remarks To Honor American Art Reception

(As Delivered; Delivered in Russian) Thursday, March 28, 2017 7:00pm Ambassador’s Residence, Tashkent Good evening, ladies and gentlemen!  On behalf of the U.S. Embassy in Tashkent, I am pleased to share with you this exhibition of American art at my Residence.  The exhibition seeks to embody the goals of the Art in Embassies program – ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Remarks

Flag Raising Ceremony to Commemorate Opening of U.S. Embassy Tashkent 25 Years Ago (As Delivered)   Thursday, March 16, 2017 9:30am Embassy Old Chancery in Chilanzar, Tashkent   Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, It’s great to see all of you here to commemorate the recreation of our raising of the U.S. flag on this property ...
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As Delivered Remarks of U.S. Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen

USAID Agricultural Value Chains (AVC) Project: Seminar on Cold Storage in Horticulture: Current State and Perspectives February, 16, 2017 09:00 a.m. Ассалом Алейкум!  Доброе Утро!  Good morning to all of you!  It’s my great pleasure and honor to be here to welcome you to the opening of this wonderful event recognizing what’s happening in horticulture ...
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The Inauguration of the 45th President of the United States

The White House January 20, 2017 The Inaugural Address REMARKS OF PRESIDENT Donald Trump – AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY INAUGURAL ADDRESS FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2017 WASHINGTON, D.C. As Prepared for Delivery – Chief Justice Roberts, President Carter, President Clinton, President Bush, President Obama, fellow Americans, and people of the world: thank you. We, the citizens of America, are now joined ...
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Reception in Honor of the 25th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations

Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen Reception in Honor of the 25th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations Tuesday, December 21, 2016 7:00pm Tonight, I welcome all our guests but in particular the foreign minister of Uzbekistan, Mr Kamilov. Tonight we are having a celebration with the diplomatic community and with those representatives of the various ministries that handle ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Opening Remarks at Alice Underground Concert

Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen Alice Underground Concert Opening Remarks (As Delivered) Sunday, December 11, 2016 6:00pm Turkistan Concert Hall (Begin transcript) Assalomu alaykum, добрый вечер, and good evening! How is everybody? It is my great pleasure to welcome all of you to this beautiful hall for a wonderful concert featuring the group from Los Angeles, ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Remarks on UN Human Rights Day

Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen UN Human Rights Day Remarks (As Delivered) December 9, 2016 Residence of EU Ambassador Eduards Stiprais (Latvia) (Begin transcript)Ассалом aлейкум, добрый вечер, and good evening to everyone! I would like to begin by, of course, welcoming the Ombudsman to this event – it is a pleasure to see you; and I ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen

U.S. Embassy Tashkent’s 2016 Presidential Election Morning Event As Delivered November 9, 2016 Wyndham Hotel, Silk Road Room 8:00 a.m. Assalomu alaykum!  Dobroye utro!  Good morning to everyone who came to our “Uzbekistan convention” to watch the U.S. election results.  We are glad to see you this morning. We know that it is early and ...
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43rd OIC Council of Foreign Ministers

Remarks Arsalan Suleman Acting U.S. Special Envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation  Tashkent, Uzbekistan October 19, 2016 (As Prepared) Your Excellency Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov, Your Excellency OIC Secretary General Iyad Amin Madani, Honorable Ministers and Heads of Delegation, Ladies and Gentlemen, Assalamualaikum. The United States expresses its sincere condolences to the people of Uzbekistan on the ...
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Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen’s Remarks for Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of the Regional Diagnostic Laboratory in Urgench

October 13, 2016 Ladies and gentlemen, Assalomu alaykum! On behalf of the U.S. Embassy and the Defense Threat Reduction Agency it is my honor to welcome you all to today’s Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for this newest Regional Diagnostic Laboratory.  This project, which began last summer, stands as yet another example of what our two countries ...
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Address by President Obama to the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 20, 2016 The United Nations New York, New York 10:29 A.M. EDT PRESIDENT OBAMA: Mr. President; Mr. Secretary General; fellow delegates; ladies and gentlemen: As I address this hall as President for the final time, let me recount the progress that we’ve made ...
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U.S. Ambassador Pamela Spratlen’s Remarks at the USAID Agricultural Value Chains (AVC) Project Inauguration Ceremony

Remarks (as delivered) U.S. Ambassador Pamela L. Spratlen USAID Agricultural Value Chains (AVC) Project Inauguration Ceremony September, 15, 2016 10:00 a.m. Mirzaev Horticulture Institute Ассалом aлейкум, доброе утро, and Good morning to everyone! Especially to Dr. Kasimov, I want to thank you for your warm welcome and for everything you have done to bring us ...
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