On September 13, 2013, United States President Barack Obama released the Presidential Determination on Major Illicit Drug Transit and Major Illicit Drug Producing Countries for Fiscal Year 2014.
Topic: United States
U.S. Chargé d’Affaires John Dinkelman hosted a reception to welcome the new Director of the Embassy’s International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs Section, Ms. Kristin Gilmore.
United States Chargé d’Affaires John Dinkelman and senior U.S. Embassy officials presented the Royal Bahamas Police Force with four new custom-made sport utility vehicles.
Opposition Leader Hubert Minnis has joined the chorus of voices calling for the termination of Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell from the Cabinet.
After the US failed to accept Dr Elliston Rahming as the Bahamas’ Ambassador to Washington, the Bahamas has been forced to appoint Dr Eugene Newry instead.
A manager at the U.S. State Department in Washington DC said, off the record, that the United States should issue a Travel Advisory against The Bahamas and “shut that crime-filled sewer down.”
U.S. Chargé d’Affaires John Dinkelman is pleased to welcome the U.S. Embassy’s newest diplomat, Ms. Neda A. Brown who assumed her role as Embassy Nassau’s Public Affairs Officer in July, 2013.
More than 5 million residents of the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area will get the opportunity to see Junkanoo when the Bahamas Embassy in D.C. sponsors a two-day Music and Food Festival.
Viktor Kozeny is one of a growing cohort of allegedly corrupt fugitives from US justice – wealthy executives and others accused of paying bribes outside the United States, who consequently remain outside of its jurisdiction.