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Ambassador Culvahouse Remarks: 9/11 Memorial Ceremony – U.S. Embassy Canberra

As delivered September 11, 2019, at 8:46am Good morning.  Today is a day of solemn reflection.  We remember the innocent men and women whose lives were cut short on this day 18 years ago.  We remember the courageous first responders who rushed into harm’s way, selflessly putting themselves at risk to save others.   We remember ...
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Joint Statement: Australia-US Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) 2019 

Minister for Foreign Affairs Marise Payne and Minister for Defence Linda Reynolds hosted Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mark Esper on 4 August in Sydney for the 29th Australia-United States Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) to deepen economic, security, and strategic cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region and globally. As Prime Minister Morrison and ...
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Ambassador Culvahouse Speech: Apollo 50th Commemoration Remarks – Honeysuckle Creek Tracking Station

July 20, 2019 – Check against delivery It is my distinct honor and privilege to be here this morning. Today, we celebrate your contribution to the pinnacle of human accomplishment – the Apollo 11 Mission and the first humans to walk on the surface of the Moon fifty years ago. On July 21, 1969, Australian space ...
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Ambassador Culvahouse Speech: Independence Day 2019 – Canberra, Australia

July 2, 2019 07:45 pm – Questacon, Canberra Check against delivery   It is my distinct honor and privilege to welcome you tonight. I would like to acknowledge especially Ms. Pamela O’Grady, Acting Chief of Protocol; Dr. Meghan Clark, Head of the Australian Space Agency Mr. Badri Younes (BAH-dree YEW-ness), Deputy Administrator for Space Communications and ...
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