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Ambassador Duke Buchan III Op-Ed: The Time of the Tyrants in Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua Must End

The Time of the Tyrants in Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua Must End Democracy and dignity for all! Ambassador Duke Buchan III The Spanish version of this article appeared in El Mundo on December 10, 2019. This December 10 the United States and the world will commemorate International Human Rights Day and the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human ...
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Ambassador Duke Buchan III Op-Ed: Spain and the 5G Cyber Threat

Spain and the 5G Cyber Threat Ambassador Duke Buchan III The Spanish version of this article appeared in La Vanguardia on December 2, 2019. The fifth generation of mobile technology, or 5G, will have great advantages for Spain if handled properly.  While 5G brings 100-times-faster Internet speeds and networks capable to handle millions of new ...
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The Consular Agent for the Balearic Islands Joins a Thanksgiving Celebration in Palma de Mallorca

Kimberly Marshall, Consular Agent for the Balearic Islands, attended a lunch on Thanksgiving Day hosted by the local English newspaper, Majorca Daily Bulletin, at the Gloria de Sant Jaume Hotel in Palma de Mallorca.  The lunch was offered to the local community and attended by many U.S. citizen residents in Mallorca, who were happy to ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Spain

02 December 2019 Location:  Spain, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season, security measures in Spain remain heightened due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by extremist ideology throughout Europe.  Violent extremists continue to focus on tourist locations, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft ...
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Embassy Participates in Madrid Aqua Energy Forum 2019

The Madrid Aqua Energy Forum 2019 is the third edition of the conference on water security organized by think tank Fundación Jorge Juan.  The conference is directed at delegates with decision making capacity of energy companies, infrastructure, water, insurance, classification societies, etc.  With the theme, “How do you want the world to be in 2030,” ...
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