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U.S. Congressional Delegation Visits Chad

From February 19-20, a U.S. Congressional delegation involving Congressman Michael J. Rogers of Michigan, Congressman Michael R. Pompeo of Kansas, and Congressman James Himes of Connecticut visited N’Djamena, Chad.  The delegation met with President Idriss Déby Itno as well as other senior officials of the Government of the Republic of Chad. The Congressmen are all ...
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U.S. Congressional Delegation Visits Chad

From February 19-20, a U.S. Congressional delegation including Congressman Michael J. Rogers of Michigan, Congressman Michael R. Pompeo of Kansas, and Congressman James Himes of Connecticut visited N’Djamena, Chad.  The delegation met with President Idriss Déby Itno as well as other senior officials of the Government of the Republic of Chad. The Congressmen are all ...
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U.S. Ambassador Knight Visits Chadian Returnee Transit Site

Ambassador James Knight visited a Chadian returnee transit site in N’Djamena today to see first-hand the plight of those fleeing the violence in Central African Republic (CAR).  Since December 21, 2013, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has registered almost 40,000 Chadian returnees.  Ambassador Knight was given a briefing by Chadian government officials and IOM ...
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Interfaith Dialog Workshop

Interfaith dialogue was the focus of a five-day workshop held in N’Djamena January 19-23.  The event was organized by Salam Institute, a U.S. non-governmental organization, within the context of the USAID Peace through Development II project. Approximately 25 participants who are members of the clergy from Muslim, Catholic and Protestant communities in six regions of ...
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President Obama’s 2014 State of the Union Address

Remarks of President Barack Obama State of the Union Address Tuesday, January 28, 2014 Washington, D.C. The President: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Today in America, a teacher spent extra time with a student who needed it, and did her part to lift America’s graduation rate to its highest ...
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