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JOINT STATEMENT: May 13, 2020

Maseru, Lesotho May 13, 2020 The Ambassadors of the European Union and the United States of America and the High Commissioners of the Republic of South Africa and the United Kingdom take note of the termination of the 4×4 coalition Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho in a consensual decision of the National Assembly. It ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Rebecca Gonzales on the 244th Independence Day of the U.S.

Before I begin, please allow me to pay my respects to: • His Majesty King Letsie III • The Right Honorable the Prime Minister • Members of His Majesty’s Cabinet • Their Excellencies Heads of Diplomatic Mission and International Organizations • The Basotho Nation • My Fellow Americans in Lesotho • Ladies and Gentlemen For ...
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JOINT STATEMENT: May 13, 2020

Maseru, Lesotho May 13, 2020 The Ambassadors of the European Union and the United States of America and the High Commissioners of the Republic of South Africa and the United Kingdom take note of the termination of the 4×4 coalition Government of the Kingdom of Lesotho in a consensual decision of the National Assembly. It ...
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United States contributes additional $3.75 Million to COVID-19 response in Lesotho

Teams across the U.S. government, including the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Department of Defense and the Department of State, are working together worldwide on the response to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by prioritizing programs and countries with the greatest need for assistance ...
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Joint Statement April 17, 2020

Maseru, Lesotho April 17, 2020 JOINT STATEMENT As the international community focuses on fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, the importance of maintaining stability and the rule of law in Lesotho has never been greater.  As the diplomatic representatives of the European Union, the Republic of South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States, all of ...
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U.S. Citizens Town Hall Note

Call Summary:  Virtual U.S. Citizen Town Hall with Ambassador Rebecca Gonzales & Colleagues April 2, 2020, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM On Thursday. April 2, 2020, at 4:00 PM, the U.S. Embassy held a virtual town hall over a call-in line with U.S. citizens in Lesotho.  U.S. citizens on the call heard updates from Ambassador ...
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