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Statement on Elections in Kazakhstan

As delivered by Ambassador Ian Kelly to the Permanent Council Vienna, January 19, 2012 Thank you, Mr. Chairman. The United States notes with concern that the preliminary assessments by the OSCE/ODIHR election observation mission, the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and the Council of Europe found that a variety of issues caused the January 15 elections in ...
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Opening Remarks to the 670th Meeting of the Forum for Security Co-operation

United States Mission to the OSCE January 18, 2012 Madam Chairperson, Ambassador Imanalieva; His Excellency, First Deputy Minister of Defense Suerkulov; Ladies and Gentlemen; Colleagues; The United States welcomes Kyrgyzstan’s Chairmanship of the Forum for Security Cooperation this winter session. We look forward to full, open and productive discussions on how we can best continue ...
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Response to Tánaiste and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland, H. E. Eamon Gilmore

As delivered by Ambassador Ian Kelly to the Permanent Council Vienna, January 12, 2012 Thank you, Mr. Chairman. The United States warmly welcomes you, Tánaiste Gilmore, to the Permanent Council as the OSCE’s 2012 Chairperson-in-Office. We appreciate your presentation of Ireland’s priorities and commend your deep and personal commitment to the OSCE. We fully expect ...
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January 2012 Statements

1/12/2012 – Permanent Council Response to Tánaiste and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Ireland, H. E. Eamon Gilmore. 1/18/2012 – Forum for Security Cooperation Opening Remarks to the 670th Meeting of the Forum for Security Co-operation General Statement to the 670th Meeting of the Forum for Security Co-operation 1/19/2012 – Permanent Council Statement on Elections in Kazakhstan Statement on the Incident in the Transnistria Security Zone Statement on the Human Rights Situation in Belarus Statement on the Recent Constitutional Changes in Hungary Response to Russian Federation on Continued Operation of the Guantanamo Detention Facility Statement on Ukraine 1/26/2012 – Permanent Council Statement on the Minsk Group Meeting in Sochi Statement on Arrest of Igor Vinyavskiy and Raid on Independent Newspaper in Kazakhstan Statement on Byalyatski Appeal in Belarus Statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the Centennial Marking the Birth of Raoul Wallenberg
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