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Remarks by Deputy Secretary Biegun to the OSCE Ministerial Council Plenary Session

As prepared for delivery by Deputy Secretary Stephen E. Biegun to the OSCE Ministerial Council Plenary Session Tirana, Albania (remotely, via Zoom) December 3, 2020 It is an honor to join Ambassador Gilmore in representing the United States and Secretary Pompeo at this Ministerial.   I commend Chair-in-Office Prime Minister Rama for his leadership throughout this ...
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Ukraine’s Dual Challenges

By Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Kristina A. Kvien November 20, 2020 In late 2013, Ukrainians gathered on the Maidan to demand their government make good on its promises of Euro-Atlantic integration. Their dignified revolution, founded on the premise that Ukraine’s Western trajectory was a vital national interest, struck a powerful blow against entrenched interests who opposed that ...
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COVID-19 Information

November 16, 2020 Country-Specific Information Ukraine is under an adaptive quarantine until December 31, 2020. Currently, the following restrictions are in place for all of Ukraine: No public events of 20 people and more No operation of accommodation establishments (hostels, tourist bases, etc.), except hotels Restaurants will operate only from 7:00 am until 10:00 pm. Closure of ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kyiv, Ukraine

November 13, 2020 Location:  Ukraine Event: U.S. Embassy Kyiv suspends routine American Citizen Services In response to the recent sharp increase of COVID-19 cases in Ukraine, U.S. Embassy Kyiv has suspended routine American Citizen services until further notice.  We will continue to provide limited emergency services as resources and local conditions allow.  The online appointment system ...
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