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Swearing-In Ceremony for Peace Corps Volunteers

Messieurs les Représentants des corps de volontaires nationaux et internationaux, Messieurs les Chefs de Services et Représentants des Ministères, Madame la Directrice nationale du Corps de la Paix, Mesdames, Mesdemoiselles, Messieurs les Invités, Chers Volontaires et Stagiaires, I am delighted to welcome you to today’s ceremony.  It is a privilege for me to swear into ...
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U.S. and Senegal Sign Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement

U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Senegal Customs signed a Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement on April 27 in Senegal marking a significant milestone in collaboration on security and trade facilitation between the two countries.  The agreement was signed by CBP Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske and Director General Papa Ousmane Gueye.  With this new agreement, the ...
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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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