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World Wildlife Day

 PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE  MARCH 3, 2021 Share   On this World Wildlife Day, we recognize the importance of the world’s forests, which are home to 80 percent of the globe’s terrestrial biodiversity and contribute to the livelihoods of over one billion people.  They also absorb nearly a third of all the planet-warming carbon dioxide emitted globally ...
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A Proclamation on Women’s History Month, 2021

Each year, Women’s History Month offers an important opportunity for us to shine a light on the extraordinary legacy of trailblazing American women and girls who have built, shaped, and improved upon our Nation. Throughout American history, women and girls have made vital contributions, often in the face of discrimination and undue hardship.  Courageous women ...
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American and Nigerien Military Medical Personnel Provide Care to More Than 350 People in Mangaize

On February 08 2021, Niger’s Actions Civilo-Militaire (ACM) led a medical outreach event in Mangaize, Niger in coordination with the U.S. Civil-Military Support Element (CMSE). Medical professionals from the Ouallam Hospital, OP ALMAHAOU, and United States Special Operations Forces worked together to provide medical exams and treatment for more than 350 Nigeriens who were displaced ...
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Security Alert: Post-Election – U.S. Embassy Niger

Location:  Niger Event:  The security situation throughout Niger remains fluid in the post-election period with the possibility of unrest and/or intercommunal clashes around the country.  There may be a corresponding increase in police presence and traffic delays on major roads.  Please exercise caution and plan alternate routes. The Embassy reminds U.S. citizens to exercise caution as demonstrations ...
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Security Alert: Post-Election – U.S. Embassy Niger (February 23, 2021)

Security Alert: Post-Election – U.S. Embassy Niger (February 23, 2021) Location:  Niger Event:  The security situation throughout Niger remains fluid in the post-election period with the possibility of unrest and/or intercommunal clashes around the country.  There may be a corresponding increase in police presence and traffic delays on major roads.  Please exercise caution and plan ...
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