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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Barcelona

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Barcelona (12 February 2021) Location:  Barcelona, Spain  Event:  On Friday, February 12, 2021, a demonstration is scheduled to take place at 11:30am at Plaza Sant Jaume in downtown Barcelona.  A political rally is also scheduled to take place at 8:00pm in Plaza Artos in the neighborhood of Sarrià.  U.S. ...
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“Defensa y Yo” Program

“Defensa y Yo” (Defense and Me) is a program of the U.S. Embassy Spain in collaboration with esglobal. The project consists of a series of debates on various topics related to security and defense held virtually with universities. Those attending these debates will then be able to participate in a contest where they develop proposals that analyze ...
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The American Brief – Interview with Ambassador Duke Buchan

THE AMERICAN BRIEF – U.S. -Spain Council Interview with Ambassador Duke Buchan III United States Ambassador to Spain and Andorra January 2021 Q:  What was your reaction to the events of January 6 in Washington DC? A: I am deeply disturbed by what transpired in Washington on January 6. Violence has no place in our political process. Those ...
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U.S. Negative COVID-19 Testing Requirement (Starting Jan. 26, 2021) – FAQs

NEGATIVE COVID-19 TESTING REQUIREMENT FAQs Starting January 26, 2021, all travelers (age 2 and older) including U.S. citizens and residents, will be required to present a negative viral COVID-19 test taken within 3 days prior to departure on their U.S.-bound flight itinerary.  See details from the CDC here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/testing-international-air-travelers.html Q: Where can I get tested? A: See our ...
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