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Upcoming Elections in Africa

The United States is committed to supporting free, fair, inclusive elections. The conduct of elections is important not only for Africans, but also for defenders of democracy around the world. We believe all sides should participate peacefully in the democratic process. Repression and intimidation have no place in democracies. The right to peaceful assembly and ...
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Imposing Sanctions on Entities and Individuals Advancing Russia’s Malign Influence

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release Statement by Secretary Michael R. Pompeo September 23, 2020 Today, the United States imposed sanctions on a network connected to Russian operative Yevgeniy Prigozhin by targeting entities and individuals working on his behalf to advance Russia’s influence in the Central African Republic (CAR).  The ...
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The United States Continues to Lead the Response to COVID-19 in the Central African Republic

United States Embassy, Central African Republic Press Release August 27, 2020 The United States Continues to Lead the Response to COVID-19 in the Central African Republic Since the initial response to COVID-19 started in March 2020, the United States has so far provided more than $13.6 million in assistance to fight COVID-19 in the Central ...
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Central African Republic – Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting Message

U.S. Embassy Bangui recommends all U.S. citizens who intend to vote by absentee ballot in the U.S. federal elections on November 3 mail their absentee ballots immediately.  You can also bring your absentee ballot to the U.S. Embassy in Bangui.  The Embassy is currently planning to forward the ballots to the U.S. by September 11. In ...
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USAID Signs New Development Program Agreement with the Government of the Central African Republic

Bangui, 20 July 2020 – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the government of the Central African Republic (CAR) have signed a new, five-year development agreement. The agreement provides approximately 22 million USD (12,588,314,200.00 CFA) in funding for programs that will encourage stabilization in CAR, including programs to expand licit economic opportunity and ...
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