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Department of State FOIA re: Syria

August 19, 2013 – December 9, 2016
Case F-2013-14923

In August 2013, GJC submitted a FOIA request for information on (1) State humanitarian assistance awards to Syria and neighboring countries in FY 2012 and 2013 and (2) State awards, grants, and internal memos pertaining to U.S. funding for efforts aligning with the UK’s Preventing Sexual Violence Initiative (PSVI). After a three-year FOIA process, GJC received documents in December 2016 containing:

Timeline:

  • August 19, 2013Initial request sent
  • February 1, 2016 – Estimated completion date (set by State Dept.)
  • December 9, 2016 – Responsive documents received

Tags: FOIA Documents