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Nov 30, 2011
Change of Botswana Passports to E-Passport The Embassy wishes to inform all Botswana Nationals that effective December 31, all Botswana passports should have been converted to the internationally accepted E-passport.
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Jun 7, 2012
Botswana Saluted at Global Diamond Industry Gala
More than 150 diamond and jewelry industry leaders, diplomats, government officials, delegates to the Kimberley Process Intersessional, philanthropists, and other dignitaries attended the “Gala Salute to Botswana: Diamonds Empower Africa” on June 5, 2012 at the Embassy of Botswana in Washington, D.C. The gala event was co-hosted by the Diamond Empowerment Fund (DEF) and the Embassy of Botswana to the United States...
Jan 5, 2012
KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY H.E. THE PRESIDENT, LT. GENERAL SERETSE KHAMA IAN KHAMA, AT THE OPENING OF THE 10TH SESSION OF THE ASSEMBLY OF STATES PARTIES TO THE ROME STATUTE OF THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT

[Salutations]...Ladies and Gentlemen,

1. I am delighted to be here at the United Nations Headquarters. Allow me to begin by thanking you for your kind invitation for me to be your Guest on this occasion of the 10th Session of the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court. It is also a pleasant coincidence that the International Criminal Court has itself been in existence for almost 10 years now.

Jan 5, 2012
CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR MESSAGE TO THE NATION BY H.E. LT. GEN. SERETSE KHAMA IAN KHAMA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF BOTSWANA, DECEMBER 2011 1. My fellow citizens, with the Holiday Season now upon us it is a renewed pleasure for me to once again wish you all a most pleasant and safe break from life's routine, while enjoying the company of family and friends.

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