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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Update – Violence in Sofala, Manica, and Zambezia Provinces

The U.S. Embassy in Maputo informs U.S. citizens of continued unrest in the central region of the country, including deadly clashes between Government of Mozambique forces and armed elements of leading opposition party Renamo in the provinces of Sofala, Manica, and the southern portion of Zambezia.  There have been confirmed unattributed shooting incidents involving government ...
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International Women’s Day

John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC On International Women’s Day, we celebrate the world’s women—past, present, and future—and recognize their many contributions and reflect on what more needs to be done to empower over half of the world’s population. We remember the extraordinary achievements of women throughout history, and we applaud the women of ...
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Ambassador Pittman Presents Credentials

H. Dean Pittman, Ambassador of the United States to the Republic of Mozambique, presented his credentials to the President of Mozambique, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, in Maputo on February 18, 2016. President Filipe Jacinto Nyusi and Ambassador Pittman expressed the desire of both governments to strengthen bilateral cooperation between the United States of America and the ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Violence in Sofala and Manica Provinces

The U.S. Embassy in Maputo informs U.S. citizens that in the past week there have been reports unattributed shooting incidents involving government, international organization, and civilian vehicles in Sofala and Manica provinces. The incidents occurred on the EN1 in southern Sofala province near Muxungue on February 11, and further north on the EN1 between Vila ...
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Secretary Kerry at Washington Post Event

John Kerry Secretary of State The Washington Post Headquarters Washington, DC (Excerpts) Secretary Kerry:  When the Post last time inaugurated its headquarters, it was 1972. The dedication of this building is a neon sign of faith in the future of journalism, the future of newspapers themselves.  And we’ve all heard the modern-day Cassandras’ prophecy that – ...
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