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USFF Commander Visits The Bahamas

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The commander of U.S. Fleet Forces arrived in Nassau, Bahamas, June 13 for a visit to engage in bilateral meetings to reinforce the importance of the strategic partnership between the U.S. and The Bahamas and the two countries’ longstanding commitment toward mutual security, promoting trade and cultural exchange. Adm. Christopher W. Grady ...
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USS STOUT Official Reception Remarks by U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Stephanie Bowers

Ladies and gentlemen, friends, good evening.  I stand on the protocol that has already been established, however, I wish to acknowledge Admiral Christopher Grady and Mrs. Grady, Honorable Cabinet Ministers, Minister Dames, Honorable Senators, Heads of Diplomatic Missions, Commdore Bethel, and our Mission Partners. It is such an honor to be aboard the USS STOUT ...
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USS Stout Arrives for Nassau, Bahamas Port Call By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Stacy M. Atkins Ricks

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stout (DDG 55) arrived in Nassau, Bahamas, for a scheduled port visit, June 12. The Norfolk-based destroyer arrived in the island nation’s port as part of a concerted effort to increase U.S. presence and reinforce the U.S. Navy’s commitment to a mutually beneficial partnership. “The Bahamas is ...
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OPIC CEO Leads Delegation to Bahamas

David Bohigian, Acting President and Chief Executive Officer of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, today visited the Bahamas, where he met with Prime Minister Hubert Minnis to promote U.S. investment and discuss enhanced security cooperation in the Bahamas and across the Caribbean. Earlier in his visit, Bohigian met ...
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The Caribbean Basin Security Initiative

The Caribbean Basin Security Initiative (CBSI) is a shared security partnership started in 2010. CBSI programs support efforts to reduce illicit trafficking, increase citizen security, and promote crime prevention. CBSI programs complement the security pillar of the U.S. – Caribbean 2020 Strategy. CBSI members include Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Dominica, the Dominican Republic, ...
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