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Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

18th Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Opening Statement of the United States of America Delivered by Elizabeth Verville, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, U.S. Department of State Thank you, Mr. Chairman for the opportunity to provide remarks, and let me begin by congratulating you, and the other ...
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Address by President Obama in Prague

Excerpts: Address by President Barack Obama Sunday, April 5, 2009, Prague, Czech Republic First, the United States will take concrete steps toward a world without nuclear weapons. To put an end to Cold War thinking, we will reduce the role of nuclear weapons in our national security strategy and urge others to do the same. ...
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Narcotic Drugs

Statement by Ambassador David T. Johnson Assistant Secretary Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement We congratulate the United Nation’s Commission on Narcotic Drugs for recognizing the achievements the international community has made in combating drugs over the past ten years. The Political Declaration we have agreed upon today strongly reaffirms our commitment to integrated ...
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Commission on Narcotic Drugs

Opening Statement of the Government of the United States of America Before the 52nd UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs Delivered by Edward Jurith, Acting Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy, United States Thank you Mr. Chairman. It is my great honor to be with you here today, and to contribute to this important dialogue ...
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Reliable Access to Nuclear Fuel

U.S. Statement on Reliable Access to Nuclear Fuel IAEA Board of Governors Meeting March 2-6, 2009 Madame Chairwoman, Ambassador Gregory L Schulte U.S. Permanent Representative to the IAEA With each Board meeting, we learn of even greater global interest in nuclear power. Though individual motivations vary, one common factor driving this interest is the quest ...
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