Department of State


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Noun1.Department of State - the federal department in the United States that sets and maintains foreign policies; "the Department of State was created in 1789"
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Foggy Bottom - United States Department of State, which is housed in a building in a low-lying area of Washington near the Potomac River
Bureau of Diplomatic Security, DS - the bureau in the State Department that is responsible for the security of diplomats and embassies overseas
Foreign Service - the part of the State Department that supplies diplomats for the United States embassies and consulates around the world
Bureau of Intelligence and Research, INR - an agency that is the primary source in the State Department for interpretive analyses of global developments and focal point for policy issues and activities of the Intelligence Community
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The good husband finds method as efficient in the packing of fire-wood in a shed or in the harvesting of fruits in the cellar, as in Peninsular campaigns or the files of the Department of State.
This stems from the recent update of how the US Department of State shares information with US travellers on January 10th.
Acting Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs Sue Saarnio is scheduled to participate in this event," said the US Department of State official.
Improved integration with popular Department of State social media properties.
The United States Department of State has awarded C3 IoT, a company that provides a full-stack IoT development platform, a multi-year contract for supplying the company enterprise application development platform.
The contract provides access to Oracle products for all of the Department of State components domestically and internationally including: Consular Affairs (CA), Diplomatic Security (DS), Information Resource Management (IRM), Human Resources (HR), Overseas Building Operations (OBO)
For renunciation, the process varies approximately from four months to a year depending on how fast the Department of State issues its final approval on the loss of citizenship.
Christopher Backemeyer, Principal Deputy Coordinator for Sanctions Policy, Department of State
Washington, Rajab 17, 1436, May 6, 2015, SPA -- The United States Department of State reiterated the Houthis' need to cease their aggressive actions to participate in the Riyadh conference for Yemeni peace talks.
Brigade support to the Department of State mission includes base life support and maintenance support for force protection equipment, such as mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles.
US citizens living and working in Lebanon should understand that they accept risks in remaining and should carefully consider those risks," said a travel warning posted on the Department of State website.
Department of State, and share in their resolve to end violence against women.

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