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China Escalates Coercion against Vietnam’s Longstanding Oil and Gas Activity in the South China Sea

The United States is deeply concerned that China is continuing its interference with Vietnam’s longstanding oil and gas activities in Vietnam’s Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) claim. This calls into serious question China’s commitment, including in the ASEAN-China Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea, to the peaceful resolution of maritime disputes. ...
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EducationUSA Graduate Fair 2019

Come join EducationUSA and representatives from accredited U.S. universities and colleges to learn about more than 150 Master’s and PhD programs they are offering. You will also have opportunity to attend information sessions about graduate admissions process, and the Fulbright scholarship program. The program is hosted by EducationUSA, under the Public Affairs Section, U.S. Embassy. ...
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Hanoi Consular Section will be closed for routine services October 7-17, 2019.

The U.S. Embassy Hanoi Consular Section will be closed for routine services October 7-17, 2019, due to renovations.  American Citizen Services: During this period, the American Citizen Services Unit will only provide life and death emergency services.  Routine services such as passport renewals, reports of birth abroad, and notarials are not considered emergencies and will be processed by appointment only starting on ...
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Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo on the U.S. in Asia: Economic Engagement for Good

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release REMARKS Siam Society Bangkok, Thailand August 2, 2019 SECRETARY POMPEO:  Good morning, everyone.  Peter, thank you for the kind introduction.  I also want to thank the Siam Society and your president for hosting me.  I know too we have many prominent businesspeople here in ...
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