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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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U.S. Consular Agents Join Local Thanksgiving Celebrations across Spain

On Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd, U.S. Consular Agents joined local residents for Thanksgiving celebrations across Spain. Celebrating this special holiday with resident and visiting Americans is one of the most enjoyable parts of our effort to connect with U.S. citizens in Spain. In Marbella, U.S. Consular Agent Roberta Aaron gave the Thanksgiving message for the ...
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Embassy Economic Counselor Briefs IE Students on the State of Trade between the US, Spain and the EU

U.S. Embassy Madrid Economic Counselor Thomas Reott talked with students from around the world about the complexities of global trade at the Instituto de Empresa School of Global and Public Affairs on November 29 in Madrid.  Mr. Reott discussed topics ranging from commercial relations between the United States, Spain, and the European Union, to the ...
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