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Remarks at the National Committee on North Korea’s Annual Member Roundtable

REMARKS STEPHEN BIEGUN, DEPUTY SECRETARY OF STATE NATIONAL COMMITTEE ON NORTH KOREA’S ANNUAL MEMBER ROUNDTABLE SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 As Prepared: Good afternoon.  It is a great privilege to be with you today.  The members of the National Committee on North Korea bring together an immense array of expertise on North Korea that has been of ...
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Deputy Secretary Biegun’s Participation in the ASEAN Regional Forum Virtual Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON SEPTEMBER 12, 2020 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: […] Deputy Secretary Biegun was joined by several foreign ministers in underscoring the importance of the international rules-based order in addressing increasing tensions and militarization in the South China Sea, the need for unhindered humanitarian access and the cessation ...
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Deputy Secretary Biegun’s Meeting with Republic of Korea First Vice Foreign Minister Choi

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON SEPTEMBER 11, 2020 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun met yesterday with Republic of Korea First Vice Foreign Minister Choi Jung-kun in Washington, D.C. Deputy Secretary Biegun congratulated First Vice Foreign Minister Choi on his recent appointment and pledged to continue ...
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2020 Investment Climate Statements Released

MEDIA NOTE OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON SEPTEMBER 9, 2020  The U.S. Department of State announces the release of the 2020 Investment Climate Statements.   The 2020 Investment Climate Statements help U.S. companies make informed business decisions by describing conditions in foreign markets regarding factors such as: openness to foreign investment; legal regimes and transparency; industrial policies; ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Participation in the 10th East Asia Summit Virtual Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo joined counterparts from 17 countries for the 10th East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers’ Meeting this morning. Secretary Pompeo highlighted U.S. support for principles of openness, inclusiveness, transparency, and respect for international law. These ...
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