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The South China Sea, Southeast Asia’s Patrimony, and Everybody’s Own Backyard

REMARKS DAVID R. STILWELL, ASSISTANT SECRETARY BUREAU OF EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES (VIRTUAL) JULY 14, 2020   Remarks as prepared INTRODUCTION Thank you, Greg. I’m honored to join you. I commend CSIS for regularly convening leading thinkers on the Indo-Pacific and on the South China Sea in ...
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U.S. Position on Maritime Claims in the South China Sea

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE JULY 13, 2020   The United States champions a free and open Indo-Pacific. Today we are strengthening U.S. policy in a vital, contentious part of that region — the South China Sea. We are making clear: Beijing’s claims to offshore resources across most of the South China Sea are completely unlawful, as is ...
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Secretary Michael R. Pompeo at a Press Availability on the Release of the 2019 International Religious Freedom Report

REMARKS TO THE PRESS MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE PRESS BRIEFING ROOM WASHINGTON, DC JUNE 10, 2020 SECRETARY POMPEO:  Good morning, everyone.  It’s great to be with you all today.  I’m here one more time, proudly, to talk about freedom and free societies.  And while America is not a perfect nation by any means, we always strive towards that more ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity: 2021 YSEALI Women’s Leadership Academy

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. Mission to ASEAN — Public Affairs Section Notice of Funding Opportunity                                                          Funding Opportunity Title          : 2021 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Women’s Leadership Academy Funding Opportunity Number    : SUSMAS19CA0004 Deadline for Applications           : July 6, 2020 CFDA Number    ...
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Notice of Funding Opportunity: 2021 YSEALI Seeds for the Future Program

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. Mission to ASEAN  Notice of Funding Opportunity    Funding Opportunity Title         : 2021 YSEALI Seeds for the Future Program Funding Opportunity Number   : USMAS-21-YSEALI-001 Deadline for Applications          : July 30, 2020  CFDA Number                            ...
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