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Imposing Further Sanctions in Response to Russia’s Illegal War Against Ukraine

Imposing Further Sanctions in Response to Russia’s Illegal War Against Ukraine 09/14/2023 11:01 AM EDT Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of State The Departments of State and the Treasury are imposing further sanctions on over 150 individuals and entities in connection with Russia’s unlawful invasion of Ukraine.  As part of today’s action, the U.S. government is targeting individuals and entities engaged in sanctions evasion and circumvention, those ... Read More»

Ambassador Patricia Mahoney visits Chinko National Park

Ambassador Patricia Mahoney and John Dunlop, USAID Mission Director for the Central Africa region, visited the Chinko Conservation Area in eastern Central African Republic to assess the progress of USAID support since 2016. USAID has supported work in and around the Chinko Conservation Area through African Parks to strengthen biodiversity conservation planning and implementation and ... Read More»

Ambassador Patricia Mahoney leads an English course at Bangui University

Over forty students from the English Literature Department at Université de Bangui interacted with Ambassador Patricia Mahoney during a speaking and listening session she led. Family and family relationships were at the heart of this lively exchange, where the students answered questions using a fun, engaging, and instructive approach. Ambassador Mahoney’s participation opens a series ... Read More»

Statement by Matthew Miller, U.S. State Department Spokesperson on the Constitutional Referendum in CAR

The Central African Republic’s Constitutional Referendum August 22, 2023 Matthew Miller, Department Spokesperson On August 21, the Constitutional Court of the Central African Republic validated the results of the July 30 constitutional referendum, which, among other changes, removes presidential term limits, and undercuts the country’s democratic governance. We believe that regular peaceful transitions of power ... Read More»