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The United States Donates 3.5 Million More Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Doses to Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia —Standing with the people of Indonesia in the fight against COVID-19, the United States is donating an additional 3.5 million doses of Pfizer vaccine doses to Indonesia in partnership with COVAX.  2,632,500 doses arrived at Soekarno–Hatta International Airport on Saturday, November 20, and 866,970 doses arrived on Monday, November 22.  These safe and effective ...
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Construction of the New U.S. Consulate Compound in Medan Strengthens U.S. – Indonesian Partnership in Sumatra

The U.S. Consulate in Medan will soon build a new office in the city of Medan. On November 17, the U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia, Sung Y. Kim, opened a soft launch event to kick off the construction of the New Consulate Compound in Medan. The event was attended by Expert Staff to the Governor of North ...
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The United States and Indonesia Celebrate Joint Efforts in the Fight Against Corruption

JAKARTA – On November 17, 2021, the U.S. Government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the Ministry of State Apparatus Empowerment and Bureaucratic Reform, and the Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission highlighted the achievements of USAID CEGAH (a word that means “prevent” in Bahasa Indonesia).  For the last five and a half years, ...
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Announcement of the COVID-19 Ministerial

The world has endured the COVID-19 pandemic for nearly two years.  We have seen more than 5 million deaths worldwide, devastated economies, and destroyed livelihoods.  New variants continue to emerge, increasing the uncertainty about the end of the pandemic. Despite progress in worldwide vaccination, we are not where we need to be.  This is not ...
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Readout of President Joseph R. Biden, Jr.’s Meeting with President Joko Widodo of Indonesia

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. today met with President Joko Widodo of Indonesia. President Biden underscored the importance of the U.S.-Indonesia Strategic Partnership and they discussed ways to strengthen it. The President welcomed Indonesia’s forthcoming G20 Presidency and expressed support for Indonesia’s leadership in the Indo-Pacific as the world’s third largest democracy and a strong ...
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