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The Jamie Baum Quartet Promotes Jazz among Young Spanish Musicians

Taking advantage of her presence in Madrid to participate in JazzMadrid, Madrid’s International Jazz Festival, the Embassy arranged for U.S. jazz flutist, composer, and educator Jamie Baum to give two workshops to young musicians, together with her band, made up of pianist Luis Perdomo, drummer Jeff Hirshfield, and double-bassist Tom Warburton. At the Arturo Soria ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Spain (December 7, 2018)

Location:  Santiago Bernabeu Stadium and surrounding area, Madrid, Spain  Event:  On December 9, 2018, at 19:30 hours, Argentine soccer teams Boca Juniors and River Plate will play the championship game of the South American Tournament – Copa Libertadores – in Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid.  This game was originally scheduled to be played on November ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Spain (December 3, 2018)

Location:  Spain, countrywide  Event:  During the holiday season security measures in Spain remain heightened because of ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by extremist ideology throughout Europe.  Extremists continue to focus on tourist locations, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft targets frequented by Westerners.  ...
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Ambassador Duke Buchan III Op-Ed: A Toast to the U.S.-Spain Military Alliance

A Toast to the U.S.-Spain Military Alliance Ambassador Duke Buchan III Thirty years ago today, in 1988, Spain and the United States signed our Agreement on Defense Cooperation.  This agreement governs the presence of U.S. forces on Spanish bases, consolidating the naval base in Rota and the air base in Moron de la Frontera as ...
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