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February 16, 2008

Starbucks, Juan Valdez, and a $60 Million Day

Janine Keil serves as a Public Diplomacy Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Bogotá, Colombia . It started with a… more
February 15, 2008

A Note From the U.S. Ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean

Mary Ourisman serves as the U.S. Ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean. As Ambassador, I am the President's representative… more
February 14, 2008

Iraq: Perceptions Out of Date

John Matel serves as Team Leader of the Al Asad Embedded Provincial Reconstruction Team in Iraq. Public perceptions of Iraq… more
February 11, 2008

Destroying Munitions in Northern Iraq

Jonathan Cebra serves as Public Diplomacy Officer for the Regional Reconstruction Team in Erbil, Iraq. Last week, my boss was… more
February 11, 2008

Secretary Rice With Finnish Foreign Minister

On February 11, 2008, Secretary Rice and His Excellency Ilkka Kanerva, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Nordic Cooperation of Finland… more
February 8, 2008

Evacuation: A Narrow Escape in Chad

Solomon Atayi serves as a Foreign Service Officer assigned to the U.S. Embassy in N’Djamena, Chad. Below is a letter… more
February 6, 2008

Facing Challenges in Afghanistan

During press conference in London with UK Foreign Secretary Miliband on February 6, 2008; Secretary Rice talks of the challenges in Afghanistan. more
January 24, 2008

Ambassador Brinker's Reflections of the Middle East

This blog entry is written by Nancy Brinker , Chief of Protocol at the U.S. Department of State. It's been… more
January 24, 2008

Do the Palestinians and Israelis Really Want Peace?

President Bush went to the Middle East recently to help advance peace talks between Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli… more