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Welcoming Belize’s Humanitarian Resettlement of Majid Khan

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE For Immediate Release STATEMENT BY ASSISTANT SECRETARY BRIAN A. NICHOLS February 2, 2023   Welcoming Belize’s Humanitarian Resettlement of Majid Khan The Government of Belize’s decision to resettle Majid Khan, who has completed his sentence on charges brought by the Office of Military Commissions in Guantanamo Bay, represents an important humanitarian ...
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U.S. Embassy Donates Ambulance to Punta Gorda Community Hospital

Punta Gorda – U.S. Ambassador Michelle Kwan handed over an ambulance donated by the U.S. Embassy to Ministry of Health and Wellness CEO Dr. Julio Sabido in a ceremony at the Punta Gorda Community Hospital today. Also, in attendance were Minister of Rural Transformation and Community Development Hon. Oscar Requena, Minister of State, Ministry of ...
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United States Donates School Supplies to Orange Walk Students

Belmopan – The U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Humanitarian Assistance Program is helping Belizean children in Orange Walk with school supplies. Today, U.S. Ambassador Michelle Kwan alongside Honourable Francis Fonseca handed over 380 backpacks and associated school supplies to students at the San Jose Government School in the Orange Walk District. Ambassador Kwan emphasized, “This latest ...
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U.S. Embassy Belmopan Awards US$710,000 to Civil Society Organizations at Grants Award Ceremony

Belmopan – U.S. Ambassador Michelle Kwan awarded grant recipients of the 2022 Central America Regional Security Initiative – Economic Support Fund (CARSI-ESF) and Fiscal Transparency and Innovation Fund at a ceremony held today at the Ambassador’s Residence. The recipients will partner with government agencies on projects to build the capacity of public officers and civil ...
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United States Provides Humanitarian Assistance to Belize

Belmopan – In two separate ceremonies today in Belmopan, U.S. Ambassador Michelle Kwan donated equipment and supplies to Ministry of Health and Wellness and to Belize Fire Department to help both with providing lifesaving care to the Belizean public. The two donations were both made through the U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Humanitarian Assistance Program, coordinated ...
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