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02/13/16 – Presidential Proclamation: Death of Antonin Scalia

Proclamation President Obama Death of Antonin Scalia Feburary 13, 2016 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION As a mark of respect for Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the United States, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, ...
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02/21/16 – FACT SHEET: Unprecedented U.S.-ASEAN Relations

Fact Sheet February 12, 2016 Engagement with Southeast Asia, a strategically important, economically dynamic region at the heart of the Asia-Pacific, is a central pillar of the U.S. Rebalance to Asia.  Sitting astride some of the world’s busiest shipping lanes, Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is strategically important to U.S. interests, and is a ...
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02/12/16 – Secretary Kerry’s Meeting With Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se in Munich

Readout Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC February 12, 2016   The following is attributable to Spokesperson John Kirby: Secretary Kerry met today on the margins of the Munich Security Conference with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se. The two ministers agreed to continue our close coordination towards a robust and united international response ...
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02/07/16 – U.S. Remarks (THAAD Announcement) by Lt. Gen. Thomas Vandal (Chief of Staff, U.S. Forces Korea)

February 7, 2016 U.S. Remarks (THAAD Announcement) (As Delivered: 07 1500 FEB 16/KST) Lt. Gen. Thomas Vandal (Chief of Staff, U.S. Forces Korea): Thank you Deputy Defense Minister Yoo. I want to associate myself with your remarks and once again affirm the United States’ strong support of this important decision. To repeat, this was an ...
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02/07/16 – USFK News Release: ROK-U.S. Alliance agree to formally discuss deployment of THAAD

February 7, 2016 The Republic of Korea (ROK) and the United States of America (U.S.) have determined that today’s long-range ballistic missile launch and recent nuclear test by North Korea highlights the serious nuclear, weapons of mass destruction, and ballistic missile threat they pose to the peace and stability of the ROK and the entire ...
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