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Putting the Transatlantic Economy on a Free and Fair Footing

Remarks for Ambassador Richard Grenell at the Stiftung Familienunternehmen “Putting the Transatlantic Economy on a Free and Fair Footing” Berlin, June 28, 2019 Thank you for that kind introduction. Let me start by thanking the Family-Owned Business Association for having me here to talk about the transatlantic economic relationship. Events like this allow us to ...
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Re-Living the Moon Landing: Exclusive Movie Preview for Highschool Students

With the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing coming up we hosted an exclusive pre-screening of the new documentary APOLLO 11 for about 270 students from 11 schools. A lively discussion followed with American educator Anna Green providing political and technological background. The event at the historical Zoopalast movie theater helped the students ...
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“Mischling”

We partnered with the  Canadian Embassy, Berlin  to bring Holocaust survivor Judy Rosenberg and her grandson Jason Oberlander to Germany. Oberlander’s film MISCHLING documents the story of Rosenberg’s family trapped in Nazi Germany and her return to her homeland decades later. After screenings and discussions with youth in Frankfurt , Karlsruhe, and Leipzig , our two Embassies invited school students ...
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2019 Secretary Pompeo Meeting with Chancellor Merkel and Foreign Minister Maas

S visit wrap-up ( tweet , Insta ) S meeting w/ Chancellor Merkel ( FB video , Insta , tweet , remarks , readout , photos via Flickr ) S meet & greet w/ Embassy staff and families ( tweet ) Sec Pompeo remembers his time as a young #soldier in #Germany and underscores the importance of the #transatlantic relationship ( Insta , Tweet ) Joint press avail w/ ...
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2019 IDAHOT Statement

The United States is committed to protecting and defending the human rights of all people.  Today on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia we reiterate our commitment to the protection and equality of every human being. Decriminalizing homosexuality is a priority for Mission Germany and the entire U.S. government. There are over 70 ...
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