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Release of the 2015 International Religious Freedom Report

United States Embassy Algiers, Algeria August 10, 2016 Contact: AlgiersPress@state.gov  Release of the 2015 International Religious Freedom Report  Today, Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken released the State Department’s 2015 International Religious Freedom Report. This annual report, mandated by Congress, documents the status of religious freedom in 200 countries and territories around the world. Respect ...
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Deputy Secretary Antony Blinken Visits Algiers

Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken visited Algiers July 22-25, 2016.  He discussed bilateral cooperation on a wide range of issues with several Algerian officials including the Prime Minister, Foreign Minister, Minister of Energy, Minister of Finance, and the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research.  The Deputy Secretary also met with civil society actors, ...
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Ambassador and Deputy Secretary Walk Downtown and visit Moudjahid National Museum

During a visit to Algiers July 22-25, 2016, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken took a walk downtown with U.S. Ambassador Joan Polaschik to learn about Algerian culture and history.  He also visited the Moudjahid National Museum and wrote this message to Algerians: “An extraordinary testament to the Algerian people’s struggle for freedom and ...
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U.S. Embassy Partners with Center Stage to Send Algerian Artists to the United States

Center Stage is an exchange program organized by the Office of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State to support and connect young artists, athletes, and musicians in more than 160 countries worldwide. The U.S. Embassy in Algiers is excited to promote collaboration between talented American and Algerian artists through this cultural ...
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