Farewell reception for His Excellency Dr. Eugene Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States

Posted on: July 28, 2017

27 July, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Office of the Chief of Protocol of the U.S. State Department hosted a farewell reception for His Excellency Dr. Eugene Newry, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States, and his wife Mrs. Francoise Torchon Newry on Thursday afternoon, July 27, 2017 in The James Monroe Room of the State Department, 2201 C Street, N.W. Dr. Newry, whose tenure as Bahamas Ambassador to the U.S. officially ends on July 31, is pictured speaking at the reception.

From left to right: Mr. Brad Freden, Director of the Office of Caribbean Affairs, Bureau of Western Hemisphere, U.S. State Department; Mrs. Newry; Dr. Newry; and Ms. Gladys Boluda, Assistant Chief of Protocol, Office of the Chief of Protocol, U.S. State Department.



All News

Congratulations Extended to Belize Celebrating Independence

Congratulations Extended to Belize Celebrating Independence September 21st, 2017 Belize has been our diplomatic partner since for 36 years, and our countries have continued to maintain friendly and cooperative relations. Therefore, the Government of The Bahamas extends congratulations to the Government and People of Belize as they celebrate their Independence Day. We are confident that…

Congratulations Extended to Malta Celebrating Independence

Congratulations Extended to Malta Celebrating Independence September 21st, 2017  Malta has been our diplomatic partner since for 13 years, and our countries have continued to maintain friendly and cooperative relations.  Therefore, the Government of The Bahamas extends congratulations to the Government and People of Malta as they celebrate their Independence Day.  We are confident that…

Climate Change Talks at UNGA

“Climate change has been a popular subject at this year’s UNGA, and many leaders have publicly reaffirmed their commitment to tackling the problem”. See below link for more. Bahamas Minister of Foreign Affairs also quoted in article. http://time.com/4949720/climate-change-united-nations/

ALERT NUMBER #9 ON HURRICANE MARIA, BAHAMAS DEPT. OF METEOROLOGY 20TH SEPTEMBER, 2017 AT NOON

ALERT NUMBER NINE (#9) ON HURRICANE MARIA ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY WEDNESDAY 20THSEPTEMBER, 2017 AT NOON EDT.  …THE CENTER OF HURRICANE MARIA IS APPROACHING THE NORTHERN COAST OF PUERTO RICO… A HURRICANE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHEAST BAHAMAS AND THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS.  THIS INCLUDES THE ISLANDS OF MAYAGUANA,…

ALERT NUMBER EIGHT (#8) ON HURRICANE MARIA, BAHAMAS DPT. OF METEOROLOGY- 20 SEPT 9AM

ALERT NUMBER EIGHT (#8) ON HURRICANE MARIA ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY WEDNESDAY 20THSEPTEMBER, 2017 AT 9AM EDT.  …EYE OF MARIA LOCATED OVER EASTERN PUERTO RICO… A HURRICANE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE SOUTHEAST BAHAMAS AND THE TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS.  THIS INCLUDES THE ISLANDS OF MAYAGUANA, INAGUA, CROOKED ISLAND, ACKLINS, LONG…