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Consul General Paul Carter Visited the Innoprom Exhibition

Dr. Paul Carter visited INNOPROM – 2018, an annual international industrial trade fair that Yekaterinburg hosts July 9 through 12.  He stopped by the booths of Cisco, Penetron and many other companies.  When talking to the Head of the Yekaterinburg City International Department, Maksim Dokuchayev, CG Carter emphasized the high level of organization of the ...
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Consul General Paul Carter met with American business representatives

On July 9, The American Chamber of Commerce hosted a dinner for American businesses working in the Urals and participants of the INNOPROM international exhibition.  CG Dr. Paul Carter made a presentation on activities of the U.S. Consulate in Yekaterinburg.  The participants talked about business environment and consular services.  Alexis Rodzianko, President of the American Chamber ...
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Statement by Spokesperson Nauert on Eroding Press Freedom in Russia

The Russian government continues to stifle press freedom and media independence.  We condemn the selective targeting of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) and Voice of America (VOA) under Russia's law on "foreign agent" media outlets.  RFE/RL and VOA remain the only media outlets designated under this law, which exacerbates long-standing restrictions on their distribution in ...
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