Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs [Department of State] Law and Legal Definition
The Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs within the U.S. Department of State deals with U.S. foreign policy and U.S. diplomatic relations with certain countries and geographic entities.
The countries or geographic entities with which the Bureau deals diplomatic relations include :Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.
The Bureau also handles regional policy issues including Iraq, Middle East peace, terrorism and weapons of mass destruction; and political and economic reform.
Legal Definition list
- Bureau of Legislative Affairs [Department of State]
- Bureau of Land Management [BLM]
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- Bureau of Justice Assistance
- Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs [INL]
- Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs [Department of State]
- Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement
- Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs [Department of State]
- Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations [Department of State]
- Bureau of Political-Military Affairs [Department of State]
- Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration [Department of State]