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Reception in Honor of Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske, Customs and Border Protection Commissioner

Distinguished guests, Ladies and gentlemen, Good Evening. It is my pleasure to welcome you to a reception in honor of U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske.  During his visit to Senegal, Commissioner Kerlikowske met with the National Police; the Gendarmerie; and Customs.  He took advantage of this opportunity to discuss with them Customs ...
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Ambassador Closing Remarks: Saharan Express 2015

Admiral Cissoko, General Diop, Commodore Aiken, and the entire Saharan Express 2015 team, Good morning and congratulations on the success of this year’s Saharan Express!  Thank you for the part you played in.  I’d like to say a special thank you to the Commanding Officers of the ships present here today.  This year, partners from ...
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On World Malaria Day, U.S. Reaffirms Commitment to Help Senegal Eliminate Malaria

On April 25, governments and public health organizations around the world will celebrate World Malaria Day.  Here in Senegal, the National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) partners with governments, NGOs, private sector organizations, universities and community groups to prevent and treat malaria.  The U.S. government is a proud partner in this effort. On April 16, the ...
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