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Freedom in a Time of Turmoil Opinion-Editorial by Ambassador Eric P. Whitaker

Every July 4, Americans come together to celebrate our nation’s independence.  We gather in towns and cities across America holding parades and picnics to reflect on and celebrate our freedoms.  This year’s commemoration of America’s 244th year as a free and independent nation will be tinged by the scourge of COVID-19 that is raging across ...
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World Refugee Day 2020

Refugees face incredible challenges including lack of safety, security, and freedom of movement and difficulties obtaining legal recognition and personal documents. Niger has arguably the most complex and dynamic movement of people in the world.  The United States applauds Niger for generously welcoming more than 230,000 people fleeing conflicts along its borders, as well as ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting Assistance – U.S. Embassy Niamey, Niger

Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting Assistance – U.S. Embassy Niamey, Niger Event: Voting in 2020 U.S. Elections Your vote counts!  U.S. citizens can receive their absentee ballots electronically.  For further information on voting from overseas locations, please visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program’s webpage .  You can use FVAP’s  online assistant  to walk you through the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA). The ...
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