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Demonstration Alert – February 21

Embassy of the United States of America Madrid, Spain  Consulate General of the United States of America Barcelona, Spain Demonstration Alert – February 21 Location:  Barcelona, Spain   Event:  Several strikes and demonstrations are expected to take place in Barcelona on February 21, 2019, regarding Catalonia’s political situation.  U.S. citizens should expect disruptions to traffic flows ...
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The Consul General Connected with Members of the American Women’s Club of Madrid

On February 15, 2019, the Consul General joined members of the American Women’s Club of Madrid at their clubhouse for an open session of questions and answers. She shared anecdotes about work in the Embassy and responded to a wide array of questions. Among the club members, pictured here with the Consul General was the ...
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Obituary of Ambassador Richard Gardner

We remember Ambassador Richard Gardner, a lawyer and professor at Columbia University, who held several important positions in the administrations of Presidents Kennedy, Johnson, Carter and Clinton, who appointed him US Ambassador to Spain between 1993 and 1997. Ambassador Gardner had a strong relationship with the Spanish government and society as a whole, ranging from ...
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Celebration of the Military Colaboration between US and Spain

Ambassador Buchan and the president of  The Legacy , Eva García, offered a reception to recognize the strong collaboration between U.S. and Spanish military forces both now and throughout our shared history. The Ambassador emphasized that our two countries stand together in the defense of the freedom we share.  Not “YO SOLO”, as Bernardo de Gálvez declared ...
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#DisinfoWeek Madrid 2019

The U.S. Embassy in Madrid, in partnership with the Atlantic Council, the US Mission to the European Union and the Rafael del Pino Foundation, is taking part in #DisinfoWeek, a series of strategic dialogues held in several European cities on the global challenge of disinformation. #DisinfoWeek Madrid is a discussion on this important issue that ...
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