Ambassador Mitchell’s Remarks at the Human Rights Human Dignity International Film Festival Closing Ceremony

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Ladies and gentlemen, diplomatic colleagues, friends. Alo-mingalaba-kha-mya.  I’m honored to be here once again at this Human Rights Human Dignity Film Festival, and to be asked to say a few words in support.  The U.S. Embassy, and specifically USAID, is proud to continue to be one of the sponsors of this event.  Let me first say quickly how honored I am to be amidst so many heroes in this room – too many to list all. There is a long way to go in this country – a long way — but the fact that you all are here, and that this film festival continues to be held year after year, is remarkable. And I will never take that for granted.  Read More