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Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting in 2020 U.S. Elections. U.S. Embassy Dakar

Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world! Start by confirming your voter registration with your state.  Some states require absentee voters to register annually so you may need to re-register.  Go to  FVAP.gov  to connect to your state’s voter portal to register to vote, ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Dakar (January 7, 2020) 

Location: Senegal and Guinea-Bissau Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad.  The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. ...
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Closing Ceremony For the Millet Value Chain Project – Speech by Ambassador Mushingi, December 19, 2019 

Speech by Ambassador Mushingi Food for Progress Program Closing Ceremony For the Millet Value Chain Project Radisson Blu Hotel in Dakar, Senegal Thursday, December 19, 2019,    (As prepared) Minister of Agriculture Monsieur Moussa Baldé Governors of the Kaolack, Kaffrine, and Fatick Regions Other representatives from the Ministry of Agriculture The National Cooperative Business Association ...
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U.S. African Development Foundation MoU Signing Event – Ambassador Tulinabo Mushingi

Remarks Ambassador Tulinabo Mushingi U.S. African Development Foundation MoU Signing Event – Radisson Blu Hotel December 14, 2019, 11:00 AM   (As prepared) Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Ahmadou Ba USADF President C.D. Glin General Delegate of DER Papa Sarr Esteemed Ministers Young Entrepreneurs and program alumni Good morning. I am happy to be here ...
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