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Foreign Minister Marise Payne Presented with the U.S. Mission Australia Award for Leadership Excellence

November 10, 2020 The United States Ambassador to Australia Arthur B. Culvahouse Jr. presented Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne with the U.S. Mission Australia Award for Leadership Excellence in a ceremony at the historic U.S. Ambassador’s residence in Canberra on November 10. The U.S. Mission Australia Award for Leadership Excellence celebrates the achievements of Australian women ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Mission Australia

Weather Alert – U.S. Mission Australia (November 9, 2020) Location: Australia Event: Every year Australian bush fires ravage large areas of land, causing property damage and loss of life.  State and territory emergency services in Australia provide up-to-date information on bush fires and advice on precautionary measures that can help minimize fire-related risks.  U.S. citizens visiting or ...
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Assistant Secretary Stilwell Speech: Covert, Coercive, And Corrupt: Countering Chinese Communist Party Malign Influence In Free Societies

DAVID R. STILWELL, ASSISTANT SECRETARY BUREAU OF EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS HOOVER INSTITUTION, STANFORD UNIVERSITY, ASIA SOCIETY VIRTUAL OCTOBER 30, 2020 As prepared Introduction Good afternoon. Thank you to the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and the Asia Society for inviting me. Thank you to organizers Orville Schell and Larry Diamond. It is an honor ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Mission Australia

Weather Alert – U.S. Mission Australia (October 30, 2020) Location: Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean Event: Tropical Cyclone Season in the South Pacific Ocean begins November 1, 2020 and ends on April 30, 2021. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends that those in tropical cyclone-prone regions begin preparations for the upcoming seasons now. ...
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