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Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs Press Releases 2009
--01/16/09  Martin Luther King III, U.S. Representative John Lewis, and Herbie Hancock to Lead U.S. Department of State Commemoration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King's 1959 India Journey
--01/07/09  Public-Private Partnership for Justice Reform in Afghanistan Hosts Afghan Women Lawyers Training Conference in the United States
--10/27/08  Uzbek Activists Sentenced

2008
--12/29/08  Bangladesh Elections
--12/23/08  RFE/RL Broadcasts Cut from Kyrgyz National Television and Radio Network
--12/04/08  Remarks by Secretary Rice in Pakistan; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Chaklala Air Base; Rawalpindi, Pakistan 
--12/04/08  Remarks by Secretary Rice En Route Pakistan; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; En Route Pakistan
--12/01/08  Department of State and Roots of Peace to co-host "Harvest of Hope" In Recognition of Public-Private Partnerships for Mine Action in Afghanistan
--11/26/08  Attacks in Mumbai, India
--11/21/08  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Leads Members of the U.S.-Afghan Women's Council to Afghanistan
--11/12/08  U.S. and Kazakhstan Reach Milestone in Nonproliferation Cooperation
--10/29/08  United States Congratulates Maldives on Elections
--10/24/08  Public-Private Telemedicine Initiative Begins in Pakistan
--10/10/08  U.S.-India Civil Nuclear Cooperation Initiative - Bilateral Agreement on Peaceful Nuclear Cooperation
--10/08/08  Message of Condolence and Support for the Victims of the October 5 Earthquake in Kyrgyz Republic
--10/03/08  U.S.-India Civil Nuclear Cooperation Initiative
--10/02/08  Congressional Approval of the U.S.-India Agreement for Cooperation Concerning Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy (123 Agreement); Statement by Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Washington, DC
--10/02/08  India and Kazakhstan: Secretary Rice's Past Visits to India and Kazakhstan (Taken Question)
--10/02/08  Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to Honor Contributors to Passage of U.S.-India Agreement
--10/02/08  Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to Travel to India and Kazakhstan
--09/29/08   Afghanistan: Attack On Policewoman
--09/29/08  United States-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue
--09/29/08  United States-Pakistan Strategic Partnership Joint Statement
--09/26/08  Statement by the Chairmen of the Friends of Pakistan 
--09/26/08  United States and Pakistan Strategic Partnership Meeting in Washington, DC
--09/25/08  United States-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership
--09/25/08  United States-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Joint Statement
--09/24/08  United States and Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Meeting in Washington, DC
--09/22/08  Public-Private Partnership for Justice Reform in Afghanistan Places First Afghan Candidate in Visiting Scholars Program in the United States
--09/20/08  Terrorist Attack in Islamabad, Pakistan
--09/10/08  Afghanistan National Army Expansion 
--08/18/08  Pakistan: Resignation of President Pervez Musharraf; Statement by Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Washington, DC 
--07/15/08  South Asian Seeds of Peace Participants Visit Department of State
--06/18/08  Panel Discussion on Justice Reform in Afghanistan
--06/12/08  Summary of U.S. Assistance: International Conference in Support of Afghanistan
--06/10/08  Total U.S. Security and Reconstruction Assistance to Afghanistan
--06/09/08  Briefing on International Conference in Support of Afghanistan
--05/13/08  Terrorist Attacks in Jaipur, India
--05/13/08  The United States and Afghanistan Sign Joint Declaration
--04/21/08  Former Afghan Deminers Learn New Civilian Skills
--04/21/08  U.S.-India Global Issues Forum
--04/21/08  Under Secretary Reuben Jeffery Traveling to Turkmenistan and Azerbaijan
--04/14/08  Nepal Elections
--04/10/08  Employment Dispute Involving Workers from India
--03/28/08  India: Soldiers Missing from Camp Pendleton
--03/19/08  Resumption of Detention Visits by the International Committee of the Red Cross in Uzbekistan
--03/14/08  Introduction of Pakistan-Afghanistan Reconstruction Opportunity Zone (ROZ) Legislation
--03/07/08  Appointment of Kai Eide as New SRSG; Statement by Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Washington, DC
--02/15/08  Pakistan Election Observer Program Funding
--02/07/08  Remarks With UK Foreign Secretary David Miliband and Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Kabul, Afghanistan
--02/07/08  Remarks With UK Foreign Secretary David Miliband at Kandahar Air Base; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Kandahar, Afghanistan
--02/07/08  Roots of Peace Builds School on Former Afghan Battlefield with Contributions from American Students
--01/17/08  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Dobriansky Chairs U.S.-Afghan Women's Council Meeting
--07/20/07  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Leads U.S. Delegation to Afghanistan for U.S.-Afghan Women's Council Meeting

2007
--03/19/08  Bangladesh: Paving the Way for Parliamentary Elections
--02/19/08  U.S. Contact with Pakistan's Major Political Leaders
--12/31/07  U.S. Congratulates the Kingdom of Bhutan on Historic Elections
--12/21/07  Suicide Attack at Sherpao Mosque in Pakistan
--12/20/07  The Kyrgyz Republic's December 16 Parliamentary Elections
--12/11/07  Public-Private Partnership for Justice Reform in Afghanistan
--11/07/07  Assistance to Pakistan in 2008 (Taken Question)
--11/03/07  Pakistan
--11/03/07  Remarks on Pakistan; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; En Route Tel Aviv, Israel
--10/26/07  Assistant Secretary Ellen R. Sauerbrey Traveling to Nepal, Bhutan and India
--10/22/07  Government of Sri Lanka's Reaction to High Commissioner Arbour's Visit
--10/18/07  Blasts in Karachi
--10/04/07  Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs R. Nicholas Burns Meeting with Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Bogollagama
--09/30/07  U.S.-Kyrgyz Republic Cooperation Program for Combating Nuclear Smuggling
--09/28/07  U.S.-Kyrgyz Statement on Comprehensive Policy Dialogue
--09/12/07  New Funding Announced: U.S. Contributes $24 Million for Relief of Refugees and Displaced Persons in the Middle East and Sri Lanka
--09/05/07  Deputy Secretary of State John D. Negroponte to Visit Afghanistan and Pakistan
--08/26/07  Terrorist Attacks in Hyderabad, India
--08/07/07  Afghanistan: Strategic Options Paper
--08/03/07  U.S. and India Release Text of 123 Agreement
--08/01/07  Special Press Briefing on Afghanistan
--07/27/07  Conclusion of Negotiations with India on a Bilateral Agreement for Peaceful Nuclear Cooperation
--07/27/07  United States and India Complete Civil Nuclear Negotiations; Statement by Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Washington, DC
--07/20/07  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Leads U.S. Delegation to Afghanistan for U.S.-Afghan Women's Council Meeting
--07/19/07  Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Richard Boucher Hosts Regional Economic Integration Meeting
--07/14/07  Upcoming Visit of Senior Indian Officials
--07/12/07  To the Jamestown Foundation: Inaccurate Reporting on Kyrgyz-U.S. Relations
--06/15/07  Deputy Secretary of State John D. Negroponte to Visit Pakistan
--06/12/07  Assistant Secretary Richard Boucher's Travel (Taken Question)
--06/12/07  Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism: Joint Statement
--05/31/07  Chile, Croatia, Iceland, Madagascar, Norway, Republic of Korea, Switzerland, and Turkmenistan Endorse the U.S.-Russia-led Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism Partners to Meet in Kazakhstan in June
--05/30/07  Taken Question at May 30, 2007 Daily Press Briefing: Bangladesh
--05/21/07  Iranian Expulsion of Afghan Migrants
--05/14/07  Israel, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka Join Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism
--05/02/07  Conviction of Umida Niyazova
--05/01/07  State Department Officials Meet with Indian Foreign Secretary Menon
--04/30/07  India (Taken Question)
--04/20/07  Kyrgyz Republic: Interference with Independent Media
--03/28/07  Italy: Reaction to Italian Parliament Vote to Continue Funding for Afghanistan
--03/15/07  U.S. Government and U.S. University and College Presidents Join to Promote U.S. Higher Education in India
--02/20/07  Terrorist Attack in Panipat, India
--02/12/07  The United States Holds First Science and Technology Joint Committee Meeting with the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
--01/18/07  U.S. Visit to Turkmenistan

2006
--12/24/06  Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Richard A. Boucher Visits Turkmenistan to Attend President Niyazov's Funeral
--12/21/06  Kazakhstan: Arrest of Journalist
--12/21/06  Turkmenistan: Assets of Late President Niyazov
--12/18/06  Additional United States Contributions to Support Assistance to Conflict Victims from Somalia and Sri Lanka
--12/04/06  U.S.-Afghan Women's Council Partnership with Georgetown University
--11/29/06  Remarks to the Press with Secretary Spellings and Minister Ashraf on the Occasion of the U.S.-Pakistan Education Dialogue; R. Nicholas Burns, Under Secretary for Political Affairs; Remarks at the U.S.-Pakistan Education Dialogue Meeting; Washington, DC
--10/30/06  Under Secretary Burns To Speak at U.S.-Afghan Business Matchmaking Conference
--10/06/06  Earthquake Relief Efforts in Pakistan
--10/05/06  NATO Assumes Military Command in Afghanistan
--09/29/06  President Bush Welcomes President Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan to the White House
--09/27/06  President Bush Hosts Presidents of Pakistan and Afghanistan at the White House
--09/26/06  Remarks by President Bush and President Karzai of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
--09/25/06  Statement on Deaths of Agency for International Development Colleagues in Nepal; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Washington, DC
--09/22/06  Afghan President Will Meet with Businesses Building Bridges Participants
--09/22/06  Remarks by President Bush and President Musharraf of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
--09/20/06  Mine Disaster in Kazakhstan
--09/19/06  President Bush to Welcome President Musharraf of Pakistan and President Karzai of Afghanistan to the White House
--09/14/06  President Bush to Welcome President Karzai of Afghanistan to the White House
--09/14/06  President Bush to Welcome President Musharraf of Pakistan to the White House
--09/14/06  Turkmenistan: Death of Journalist Ogulsapar Muradova
--09/12/06  President Bush to Welcome President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan to the White House
--09/09/06  Bombings in India
--08/29/06  Remnants of War Cleared From Afghanistan's "Devil's Garden"
--08/11/06  Sri Lanka Co-Chairs Call For Immediate Cessation of Hostilities
--08/08/06  International Cooperation To Save Orphaned Snow Leopard Cub
--08/05/06  U.S. Assistant Secretary Richard Boucher Visits Salaam Baalak's Shelter for Children
--08/01/06  Governments of Pakistan and the United States Unite for Economic Growth: Economic Agreements Signed Worth $13.7 Million
--07/27/06  House Vote on U.S.-India Civil Nuclear Cooperation Initiative
--07/21/06  Afghanistan Wins Generous Debt Reduction in Paris Club
--07/17/06  President Bush Meets with Indian Prime Minister Singh
--07/11/06  Attacks in Kashmir and Mumbai; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Statement by Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice; Washington, DC
--06/22/06  Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan Conclude Pipeline Agreement
--06/15/06  Terrorist Attack in Sri Lanka
--05/22/06  Under Secretary Josette Sheeran Shiner to Visit Pakistan
--05/12/06  One-Year Anniversary of the Andijon Tragedy
--04/24/06  Continuing Political Crisis in Nepal
--04/21/06  Joint United States-India Statement on the India-US Joint Working Group on Counterterrorism
--04/21/06  King Gyanendra's April 21 Speech
--04/10/06  Nepal: A Message for the King
--03/21/06  Joint Statement: United States-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership
--03/20/06  Bouquet of Flowers Leads to Largest Cache of Abandoned Munitions in Afghanistan
--03/08/06  India Civil Nuclear Cooperation: Responding to Critics
--03/04/06  U.S.-Pakistan Joint Statement
--03/02/06  Terrorist Attack on U.S. Consulate Karachi
--03/02/06  U.S.-India Joint Statement
--03/02/06  U.S.-India Joint Statement on Trade
--02/22/06  Sri Lanka: Talks in Geneva
--02/08/06  Nepal Municipal Elections Lack Public Support
--02/07/06  Afghanistan - Paris Club Debt Relief
--02/07/06  Debt Cancellation for Afghanistan
--02/01/06  Joint Press Statement on the U.S.-India Global Issues Forum
--01/31/06  One Year Anniversary of the Royal Takeover in Nepal
--01/30/06  Under Secretary Dobriansky to Travel to India for the Global Issues Forum and Delhi Sustainable Development Summit
--01/25/06  Sri Lanka - Agreement to Hold Peace Talks in February in Geneva
--01/19/06  Nepal: Arrests of Opposition Leaders
--01/03/06  Nepal: Maoists End Cease-fire

2005
--12/27/05  Encouraging Peace in Sri Lanka
--12/26/05  Statement by the President on the Tsunami
--12/22/05  U.S. Officials Meet with Indian Foreign Secretary Shyam Saran
--12/19/05  President Congratulates the Afghan People on Inauguration of Afghan National Assembly
--12/19/05  The Seating of the Afghan National Assembly; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; Washington, DC
--12/05/05  Sri Lanka - Violations of the Ceasefire Agreement
--11/18/05  Sri Lanka - Presidential Election
--11/18/05  USAID Administrator Natsios Tours Pakistan Earthquake Areas, Promises Continued U.S. Support for Survivors
--11/09/05  U.S.-India Financial and Economic Forum
--11/01/05  Briefing on U.S. Response to the South Asia Earthquake
--10/30/05  Statement on U.S. Condemnation of Terrorist Attacks in India
--10/24/05  The Government of Nepal's Seizure of Radio Equipment
--10/10/05  U.S Assistance for Earthquake in Pakistan
--09/22/05  U.S. and India Virtual Coordination and Information Center Announced
--09/19/05  Elections in Afghanistan; Secretary Condoleezza Rice; New York City
--09/18/05  President Congratulates Afghan People and Government on Successful Parliamentary Elections
--08/17/05  Bombings in Bangladesh
--08/16/05  Spanish/NATO Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan
--08/04/05  Detainee Transfers to Afghanistan
--08/01/05  U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ronald E. Neumann Presents Credentials to President Hamid Karzai
--07/18/05  Joint Statement by President George W. Bush and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
--07/14/05  U.S.-India Joint Working Group on Civil Space Cooperation Joint Statement
--06/27/05  Sri Lanka - Signing of Joint Mechanism on Tsunami Aid Distribution
--06/14/05  Meeting of Sri Lanka Donor Co-chairs Group
--06/13/05  Kashmir - Latest Bombing
--05/26/05  USAID Provides $147 Million To Improve Pakistan's Health, Education, Economic, Governance Sectors
--05/23/05  Joint Declaration of the United States-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership
--05/20/05   Arms Sales to Nepal
--05/18/05  Afghanistan: Killing of Contract Personnel (Taken Question)
--05/17/05  Meeting of U.S.-India Global Issues Forum; Joint Press Statement; Washington, DC
--05/12/05  U.S.-Pakistan Bilateral Investment Treaty Negotiations
--05/11/05  Assistant Secretary Rocca's Travel to Nepal
--05/10/05  Pakistan Concerns About Guantanamo Allegations
--05/06/05  Release of Foreign Relations Volume XI, South Asia Crisis, 1971
--05/05/05  U.S. Signs Open Skies Aviation Agreement With Maldives
--05/03/05  Nepal - Lifting of State of Emergency
--04/14/05  United States, India Sign Open Skies Aviation Agreement
--04/08/05  Pakistani Passports
--04/06/05  United States Condemns Attack on Kashmir Bus Route
--03/29/05  Under Secretary for Global Affairs Leads U.S. Delegation to Afghanistan for U.S.-Afghan Women's Council Meeting
--03/03/05  Afghanistan: Security for President Karzai and Abdurrashid Dostam
--02/14/05  Consultations for U.S. Ambassador to Nepal
--02/11/05  U.S.-Pakistan Bilateral Investment Treaty Negotiations
--02/09/05  Human Rights Watch Allegations on Nepal
--02/01/05  Dismissal of Government and State of Emergency in Nepal
--01/28/05  Political Violence in Bangladesh
--01/18/05  U.S. Initials Open Skies Aviation Agreement with India
--01/10/05  Rewards for Justice Program Launches Advertising Campaign in Pakistan
--01/05/05  USCIS Statement Regarding Adoption of Tsunami Orphans

2004
--12/31/04  President Commits $350 Million for Tsunami Relief Efforts
--12/26/04  Statement on Bay of Bengal Earthquake and Tidal Waves
--12/14/04  United States Supports India's Fight Against HIV/AIDS
--12/02/04  Vice President and Mrs. Cheney to lead U.S. Delegation to Afghanistan Inauguration
--11/22/04  United States and India Discuss Cooperation and Growing Bilateral Ties
--11/19/04  The Peace Process in Sri Lanka
--11/10/04  United States and India Launch New Phase of Cyber Security Cooperation
--11/03/04  Afghanistan: Election of New President
--10/09/04  Elections in Afghanistan
--10/07/04  Terrorist Attack in Multan, Pakistan
--10/05/04  Maoist Insurgency in Nepal
--10/04/04  Terror Attacks in Northeast India
--10/02/04  Statement Regarding Opening of National Museum in Kabul, Afghanistan
--10/01/04  The Peace Process in Sri Lanka
--09/30/04  Ambassador Khalilzad and President Karzai Open National Women's Dormitory
--09/28/04  United States, Pakistan Begin Bilateral Investment Treaty negotiations
--09/22/04  Joint Statement Between the United States of America and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
--09/21/04  United States and Afghanistan Sign Trade and Investment Framework Agreement
--09/17/04  United States - India Joint Statement on Next Steps in Strategic Partnership
--09/03/04  Meeting of the Pakistan-U.S. Joint Working Group on Counter-Terrorism and Law Enforcement
--09/01/04  Murder of Nepalese Hostages in Iraq
--08/19/04  Violence and the Peace Process in Sri Lanka
--08/18/04  Maoist Violence and Threats in Nepal
--08/16/04  Demonstrations in the Maldives
--08/10/04  U.S.-Afghan Women's Council Launches Health Initiative to Help Afghan Women Secure a Better Future
--07/29/04  U.S. Ambassador Celebrates Completion of the Kandahar Bus Station and Ghazni Hospital Roads
--07/26/04  Flooding In Bangladesh -- Request For United States Assistance
--07/20/04  Flooding in Bangladesh - Humanitarian Response
--07/12/04  Seeds of Peace South Asia Participants to Visit Department of State
--07/09/04  Afghanistan's National Elections
--06/29/04  Elections in Afghanistan
--06/29/04  NATO Expands Presence in Afghanistan
--06/23/04  Report Shows U.S. Programs Help Afghan Women To Secure a Better Future
--06/15/04  Joint Statement Between the United States of America and the Transitional Islamic State of Afghanistan
--06/02/04  NATO Assumes Control of Kabul International Airport
--05/24/04  Statement by US Ambassador David C. Mulford on the New Government
--05/24/04  Visit of President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan
--05/12/04  United States Embassy in Kabul Responds to Press Report Alleging Abuse
--05/05/04  Pakistan - Border Incident
--04/26/04   Afghanistan Teacher Education Project Brings 12 Women to the United States
--04/26/04  NATO Council visits Afghanistan
--04/22/04  Nepal: Status of Insurgency
--04/13/04  Sentencing of Pakistan Opposition Leader Javed Hashmi
--04/01/04  Pakistan: Major Non-NATO Ally Status
--03/30/04  Political Developments in Bangladesh
--03/26/04  Progress in Afghanistan's Reconstruction
--03/22/04  Nepal: Weekend Violence
--03/22/04  U.S.-India and U.S.-Pakistan Partnerships - Close and Productive
--03/20/04  The United States Embassy Celebrates the Inauguration of Kabul Green Week
--03/09/04  Pakistan: Ballistic Missile Test
--03/08/04   Human Rights Watch Report on Afghan Prisoners
--03/05/04  Secretary Powell Trip to South Asia
--03/01/04  Killing in Sri Lanka Election Campaign
--02/20/04  The Film "Osama"
--02/17/04  Labor Department Launches U.S. India Child Labor Project
--02/17/04  Sri Lanka Donor Co-Chairs Call for Early Return to Peace Talks
--02/09/04  Change of Command in Afghanistan
--01/14/04  Afghanistan Priority No. 1 for NATO
--01/14/04  Private Donation of Mine Detecting Dogs for Sri Lanka
--01/12/04  Next Steps in Strategic Partnership with India
--01/04/04  Adoption of New Constitution in Afghanistan

2003
--12/29/03  Pakistan: Assassination Attempt on President Musharraf
--12/29/03  South Asia: SAARC Summit
--12/29/03  Sri Lanka: Deputy Secretary Armitage's Meeting With Minister for Economic Reform, Science, and Technology Milinda Moragoda
--12/28/03  Completion of the Salang Tunnel
--12/16/03  Construction of Road from Kabul to Kandahar in Afghanistan
--12/16/03  Statement by President Bush on Afghanistan
--12/12/03  United States Congratulates Afghanistan on Eve of Constitutional Convention
--11/13/03  President Bush to Nominate David Mulford as Next U.S. Ambassador to India
--11/11/03  Secretary Veneman Reaffirms USDA's Commitment To Relief And Reconstruction Of Afghanistan
--11/10/03  U.S. Consul General Flags Off Campaign in South Calcutta - Polio Immunization Drive on November 9
--11/05/03  Indian Technology Bazaar and Adaptation Workshops
--11/05/03  President Bush Meets with Prime Minister of Sri Lanka
--11/03/03  Draft Constitution for the New Post-Taliban Afghanistan
--11/03/03  President Bush Commends Congress for Vote to Provide Vital Funds
--10/24/03  President Bush to Welcome Sri Lankan Prime Minister
--10/14/03  U.S. Designates Al Akhtar Trust
--10/03/03  United States and Pakistan Affirm Cooperation in War Against Terror and the Fight to Stop Narcotic Drug Trafficking
--10/02/03  Sri Lanka: Status of Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam
--09/03/03  Visit by Pakistani Prime Minister Jamali
--09/02/03  USTDA Provides Assistance to Afghanistan in Civil Aviation
--08/25/03  Bombing in Mumbai, India
--08/25/03  President Condemns Bombings in Mumbai, India
--08/21/03  U.S. Provides Additional $9.5 million to Assist Afghan Refugees and Returnees
--08/21/03  USAID Provides $38 Million to Support Good Governance and Poverty Reduction Initiatives
--08/14/03  Afghanistan: Changes in Provincial Leadership
--08/11/03  NATO Assumes Leadership of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan
--08/11/03  NATO takes on Afghanistan mission
--08/08/03  Joint Statement on U.S.-India Defense Policy Group
--08/06/03  Sri Lanka: Status of the Peace Process
--07/30/03  USTDA Awards Grant for Development of 300 MW Power Plant in Sri Lanka
--07/28/03  Afghanistan: Levels of Assistance
--07/24/03  Report Illustrates Quality of Life Has Improved for Afghan Women, Children, and Refugees
--07/17/03  Joint U.S - India Statement: Environment, Energy and Science Dialogue of U.S.-India Global Issues Forum
--07/10/03  Coordinator for Afghanistan William B. Taylor, Jr.
--07/10/03  Secretary Powell Hosts Third U.S.-Afghan Women's Council Meeting
--07/08/03  USTDA Awards Higher Education Grant In Afghanistan
--06/30/03  Destruction of Stored Landmines in Afghanistan Helps to End Legacy of Suffering by the Taliban
--06/10/03  List of Participating Countries and International Organizations of Tokyo Conference on Reconstruction and Development of Sri Lanka
--06/10/03  State Department Pamphlet Highlights International Reconstruction Efforts in Afghanistan
--06/10/03  Tokyo Declaration on Reconstruction and Development of Sri Lanka
--06/09/03  Macro-economic projection
--06/09/03  New Zealand: Assistance to Iraq and Afghanistan
--06/09/03  Tokyo Conference on Reconstruction and Development of Sri Lanka Program
--06/05/03  Sri Lanka-Japan Society Meeting
--06/02/03  Nepal: Expulsion of Tibetan Refugees
--06/02/03  Tokyo Conference on Reconstruction and Development of Sri Lanka
--05/23/03  Department of State Support for Establishment of American Institute for Afghan Studies
--05/21/03  United States Welcomes Afghan Government Agreement on Revenues
--05/20/03  President Bush to Welcome President Musharraf of Pakistan
--05/01/03  Deputy Secretary of State Richard L. Armitage Heralds Reestablishment of Fulbright Program in Afghanistan
--04/29/03  Deputy Secretary of State Richard L. Armitage To Announce Key Partnership in Continued Rebuilding of Afghanistan
--04/21/03  Secretary Thompson Helps Open Women's Hospital in Kabul
--04/18/03  NATO's Takeover of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan; Secretary Colin L. Powell; Washington, DC
--04/15/03  Second Annual U.S.-Pakistan Joint Working Group on Counterterrorism and Law Enforcement
--04/15/03  Sri Lankan Peace Efforts Are Applauded As Calls Are Made For More International Support
--04/14/03  Countries and Organizations that Attended April 14 Washington Seminar on Sri Lanka
--04/14/03  Peace with Development" - by Minister Milinda Moragoda - Minister For Economic Reform, Science and Technology
--04/14/03  Agenda
--04/14/03  Response to the Afghan Crisis
--04/11/03  International Seminar on Sri Lanka
--04/10/03  Meeting Between Deputy Secretary of State Richard L. Armitage and Sri Lankan Cabinet Minister Milinda Moragoda
--04/07/03  U.S. Hosts Meeting in Washington to Garner International Support for Sri Lanka's Peace Process
--04/07/03  WHO Director-General calls India 'Number 1' Polio Eradication Priority
--04/01/03  North Korea-Pakistan: Missile-Related Sanctions and Executive Order 12938 Penalties
--04/01/03  Security Situation in Afghanistan
--03/27/03  Joint United States - United Kingdom Statement on the Violence in Kashmir; Secretary Colin L. Powell and Foreign Secretary Jack Straw; Washington, DC
--03/24/03  Meeting Between Deputy Secretary Armitage and Sri Lankan Cabinet Ministers Peiris and Karunayake
--03/24/03  Kashmir Violence
--03/17/03  USTDA Grant Supports Telecommunications Infrastructure Development in Afghanistan
--03/14/03  Visit by Pakistani Prime Minister Jamali
--03/14/03  Waiver of Coup-Related Sanctions for Pakistan
--03/13/03  U.S., Pakistani Governments Cooperate to Return 103 Pakistani Nationals to Islamabad, Pakistan
--03/11/03  Afghanistan: World Bank to Help Revitalize Highway and Aviation Networks
--03/10/03  Afghanistan gets "dot-af" Internet domain
--03/06/03  Afghanistan: Focus on Rebuilding Irrigation
--03/06/03  United States Signs Science and Technology Agreement with Bangladesh
--03/01/03  Detention of Khalid Shaikh Mohammed
--02/27/03  Joint Statement Between the United States of America and Afghanistan
--02/27/03  Secretary Thompson Renews Commitment to Promote Health in Afghanistan in Meeting with President Karzai
--02/27/03  U.S. Government Announces Plan for 1,000 New Schools for Afghanistan Children
--02/11/03  Rebuilding Afghanistan: Before and After
--02/07/03  U.S.-India Global Issues Forum Joint Statement
--02/06/03  India launches largest ever campaign to tackle polio epidemic
--02/05/03  U.S. Contributes An Additional $15 Million To Assist Afghan Conflict Victims
--02/05/03  United States and India Sign a Statement of Principles for Bilateral High-technology Commerce
--02/05/03  Visit of President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan
--02/04/03  Immediate action needed to prevent further spread of HIV/AIDS in South Asia
--01/30/03  Afghan Authorities Cooperate in Developing Green Agenda for Reconstruction Efforts
--01/30/03  Designation of Lashkar I Jhangvi as a Foreign Terrorist Organization; Secretary Colin L. Powell; Washington, DC
--01/29/03  U.S. Contributes Additional Support for Winterization Assistance in Afghanistan
--01/27/03  HHS Secretary Thompson Announces $5 Million to Improve Maternal and Child Health in Afghanistan
--01/24/03  Afghan Minister of Mines and Industries Discusses Oil and Gas Development at USTDA Business Briefing
--01/13/03  Afghanistan: Duty-Free Tariff
--01/06/03  Under Secretary of State for Global Affairs Dobriansky To Lead Delegation to Afghanistan

2002
April-December
January - March

2001
11/02/01: USAID Announces $8.2 Million Immediate Aid to Afghanistan
--12/19/01  Pakistan: Status of U.S. Assistance for Border Security
--12/14/01  Afghanistan: Reopening of US Mission
--12/13/01  Terrorist Attack on Indian Parliament
--11/15/01  Senior Officials Meeting on Reconstruction Assistance to Afghanistan
--11/14/01  U.S. Contributes Additional $4 Million Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan
--11/14/01  U.S.-India Economic Dialogue
--11/14/01  United Nations Security Council Resolution 1378
--11/10/01  Overland Humanitarian Assistance to Afghanistan
--11/05/01  Ambassador James Dobbins Named as Special Representative to the Afghan Opposition
--11/02/01  40th Anniversary Celebration of the United States Agency for International Development; Secretary Colin L. Powell; Remarks to USAID Employees; Washington, DC
--11/01/01  U.S.-Russia Working Group on Afghanistan Joint Press Statement
--10/26/01  Afghanistan Emergency: U.S. Disbursement of $18.1 Million
--10/22/01  Afghanistan Emergency: U.S. Contributes $10 Million to UN High Commissioner for Refugees
--10/17/01  Press Briefing Aboard Aircraft En Route To Shanghai; Secretary Colin L. Powell; Aboard the Secretary's Aircraft
--08/13/01  President Bush waives munitions sanctions to Pakistan

  
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