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Response to the Chairpersons of the Security Committee; the Economic and Environmental Committee, and the Human Dimension Committee

As delivered by Ambassador Ian Kelly to the Permanent Council, Vienna October 18, 2012 We welcome to the Permanent Council today the three committee chairs.  Gentlemen, you have detailed for us the progress you have made in your work so far this year, and highlighted for us areas where more remains to be done.  We ... Read More»

Economic and Environmental Implementation Meeting – Session IV

Remarks Delivered by Ambassador Ian Kelly to the OSCE Economic and Environmental Implementation Meeting, Vienna, Austria 17 October 2012 The United States would once again like to thank the Irish Chairman-in-Office (CiO), Secretary General Zannier, Coordinator for Economic and Environmental Activities Svilanovic, and our Austrian hosts for convening the 2nd Economic and Environmental Dimension Implementation ... Read More»

Economic and Environmental Implementation Meeting – Session II Remarks

As prepared for delivery by Shelly Han of the U.S. Helsinki Commission to the OSCE Economic and Environmental Dimension Implementation Meeting Vienna, Austria 16 October 2012 At the core of economic security and economic cooperation are basic principles that act as the foundation upon which economic security and cooperation can be built.  These principles are ... Read More»

Economic and Environmental Implementation Meeting – Opening Remarks

As prepared for delivery by Nathan Jones to the OSCE Economic and Environmental Dimension Implementation Meeting Vienna, Austria October 16th, 2012 Thank you, Ambassador Kuchynova. Good afternoon fellow delegates, representatives, and distinguished guests. We would like to thank the Irish Chairman-in-Office, Coordinator for Economic and Environmental Activities Svilanović, and Chairman Lozos for bringing us together ... Read More»