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Sierra Leone

Ambassador: June Carter Perry | Background Notes

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U.S. Agency for International Development:  Summary of Decision on Marie Stopes International (Taken Question)
(Oct. 2): Question: Did USAID discontinue the provision of US-funded contraceptive commodities to the NGO Marie Stopes International (MSI)?  Full Text

New Rough Diamond Regulations Issued
(May 21): New U.S. regulations governing the import and export of rough diamonds were published on May 21 in the Federal Register http://www.gpoaccess.gov/fr/. The new regulations enhance U.S. Government oversight of the rough diamond trade in an effort to strengthen the international Kimberley Process Certification Scheme.  Full text

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