Joint Statement on Afghanistan Evacuation Travel Assurances

Office of the Spokesperson August 29, 2021 The text of the following statement was released initially by the Governments of the United States of America, Albania, Australia, Belgium, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Canada, Central African Republic, Colombia, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Croatia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican ...
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U.S.-Spain Cooperation to Assist Evacuees from Afghanistan

As the United States mobilizes an unprecedented, global effort to evacuate U.S. citizens, personnel from partner nations, and vulnerable Afghans, we are working closely with our Allies and partners to ramp up evacuation and relocation operations. Our focus right now is getting people out of harm’s way. To do that, the United States is working ...
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Readout of President Joe Biden’s Call with President Pedro Sánchez of Spain

August 21, 2021 Statements and Releases President Joe Biden and President Pedro Sánchez of Spain spoke today about the latest developments in Afghanistan. They praised the dedication of their personnel in Kabul who are working together to safely evacuate their citizens, Afghans who courageously supported the work of the EU mission, and other vulnerable Afghan ...
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Joint Statement on the Situation of Women and Girls in Afghanistan

OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON AUGUST 18, 2021 This statement has been co-signed by Albania, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, European Union, Honduras, Guatemala, North Macedonia, New Zealand, Norway, Paraguay, Senegal, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America. Begin Text: We are deeply worried about Afghan women ...
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Remarks by President Biden on Afghanistan

THE PRESIDENT:  Good afternoon.  I want to speak today to the unfolding situation in Afghanistan: the developments that have taken place in the last week and the steps we’re taking to address the rapidly evolving events. My national security team and I have been closely monitoring the situation on the ground in Afghanistan and moving ...
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Joint Statement on Afghanistan

The following is the text of a joint statement on Afghanistan initially released by the following: Albania, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Burkina Faso, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Estonia, The High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federated States of ...
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