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Holding Russia To Account: Press Statement by Secretary of State Blinken

Holding Russia To Account PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE APRIL 15, 2021 Today, we announced actions to hold the Russian Government to account for the SolarWinds intrusion, reports of bounties on U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan, and attempts to interfere in the 2020 U.S. elections. We have engaged Russian authorities to share our ...
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April 14, 2021: Secretary Blinken, Secretary Austin, and Secretary General Stoltenberg Joint Press Availability

Secretary Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin, and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at a Joint Press Availability April 14, 2021 NATO HEADQUARTERS BRUSSELS, BELGIUM   MODERATOR:  Good evening.  Welcome to NATO Headquarters, to this press conference with the Secretary General, the Secretary of State, and the Secretary of Defense.  They will make short introductory ...
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Reaffirming and Reimagining America’s Alliances: Speech by Secretary of State Blinken following NATO Foreign Ministerial

 Reaffirming and Reimagining America’s Alliances: Speech by Secretary of State Blinken following NATO Foreign Ministerial March 24, 2021 Brussels, Belgium NATO Headquarters Agora SECRETARY BLINKEN:  Good afternoon. A few weeks ago, not long after becoming Secretary as State, I spoke directly to the American people.  I said that my number one job is to ensure ...
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NATO Foreign Ministerial: Secretary Blinken & NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg Moderated Conversation

Remarks Secretary Antony J. Blinken And NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Moderated Conversation with Rosa Balfour March 23, 2021 NATO Headquarters Brussels, Belgium MS BALFOUR:  Good morning.  Good morning from Brussels, NATO’s Headquarters.  My name is Rosa Balfour.  I’m the director of Carnegie Europe and I’m absolutely delighted to be moderating this conversation between Secretary ...
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NATO Defense Ministerial February 2021: Readouts of Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III Remarks

Readouts of Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III Remarks at the NATO Defense Ministerial February 17 and 18, 2021 NATO Defense Ministerial Day 1 Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III participated in his first NATO Defense Ministerial as the U.S. Defense Secretary today, providing remarks during two separate sessions.  The first session discussed deterrence ...
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