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U.S. Withdrawal from the INF Treaty

On February 2, 2019, the United States provided its six-month notice of withdrawal from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty due to the Russian Federation’s continuing violation of the treaty. The U.S. withdrawal pursuant to Article XV of the treaty takes effect today because Russia failed to return to full and verified compliance through the ...
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U.S. Embassy Statement on the World Day against Trafficking in Persons

  In recognition of July 30, the World Day against Trafficking in Persons, the Embassy of the United States condemns trafficking in persons in all of its forms.  The U.S. is committed to working with Romanians to help end all human trafficking. We strongly urge all governments to combat human trafficking through comprehensive and victim-centered ...
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U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Awards Half a Million Dollars to Medieval Fortified Church in Alma Vii Village, Sibiu

The Embassy of the United States in Romania is pleased to announce that Ambassador Hans Klemm is donating USD 500,000 to the Mihai Eminescu Trust, under the auspices of a special U.S. Department of State program entitled the “Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation AFCP.” This is the largest AFCP grant in the world awarded by ...
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Ambassador Hans Klemm at the Independence Day Celebration 2019

Mr. President, Madam Prime Minister, representatives of the Romanian Presidency, representatives of the Romanian Government, members of the Diplomatic Corps, Ladies and Gentlemen, Buna seara si bine ati venit! Mr. President, the U.S.-Romania Strategic Partnership is strong.  America recognizes Romania as a model NATO Ally that is meeting, or exceeding, its pledges to the Alliance ...
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