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Remarks by Ambassador Blake at the Public Service Announcement Competition on Counterfeit Medicine and Cosmetics at @america

Selamat siang and a warm welcome to Pak Roy from the Indonesian National Agency for Drug and Food Control, Ibu Widya from the Indonesian Anti-Counterfeiting Society, our friends in the government and the private sector, and students from local universities. Here at @america, we love to help develop partnerships that advance our shared objectives. Today ...
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United States Provides $100,000 in Assistance to Support Indonesians Displaced by Mount Sinabung Eruptions

JAKARTA – In response to the ongoing eruptions of Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra, United States Ambassador Robert Blake offered $100,000 to support the Government of Indonesia’s response. The U.S. government, through the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing humanitarian relief items to people residing ...
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American Film Showcase Celebrates Youth, Diversity and Civil Society in Indonesia

JAKARTA – Today the U.S. Embassy welcomed two distinguished American filmmakers, Freida Mock and Richard Pearce, to Jakarta as part of the American Film Showcase (AFS) program. Over the next two weeks, the filmmakers will meet with Indonesians in Java, Kalimantan and Sumatera to share their perspectives on American films and to discuss their careers. While ...
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Assistant Secretary of State Danny Russel’s Testimony Before Congress

Asst. Sec. of State Danny Russel testified on February 5 before the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.  He was the sole witness for the hearing.  The hearing was entitled “America’s Future in Asia: From Rebalancing to Managing Sovereignty Disputes.”  His prepared statement was entitled “Maritime Disputes in East Asia.” Attached (PDF 179 KB)  is ...
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