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Forensic Interagency Cooperation

From March 11-12, the U.S. Embassy in Tashkent supported a training course for users of forensic evidence. The workshop was designed and delivered by a joint interagency group of forensic experts from Uzbekistan and included a wide variety of forensic topics. The event was attended by investigators, defense attorneys, prosecutors, and judges from Tashkent and ...
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Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Sumar Travels to Uzbekistan

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Fatema Sumar will travel March 16-19 to Uzbekistan.  During her visit, Deputy Assistant Secretary Sumar will seek to further broaden and deepen the U.S. – Uzbekistan relationship. Ms. Sumar will meet with government and business leaders in Tashkent to discuss the full range of ...
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Secretary Kerry on the Situation in Ukraine

The United States condemns the Russian Federation’s invasion and occupation of Ukrainian territory, and its violation of Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity in full contravention of Russia’s obligations under the UN Charter, the Helsinki Final Act, its 1997 military basing agreement with Ukraine, and the 1994 Budapest Memorandum. This action is a threat to the ...
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President Obama’s Remarks on Ukraine

THE PRESIDENT: Good afternoon, everybody. Over the last several days, the United States has been responding to events as they unfold in Ukraine. Throughout this crisis, we have been very clear about one fundamental principle: The Ukrainian people deserve the opportunity to determine their own future. Together with our European allies, we have urged an ...
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