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Embassy DCM Attends Election Guide Launch

On February 3, U.S. Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Benjamin Ziff gave remarks at Casa de América for the launch of the Hispanic Council’s Practical Guide to U.S. Elections 2020, in collaboration with the Fundación Consejo España-Estados Unidos. In his remarks, DCM Ziff said “The Iowa Caucuses are a  unique tradition…whether a state holds caucuses ...
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Consular Section Reaches Out to Spanish Exchange Visitors

U.S. Embassy Vice Consul Krista Bustamante led an information session at CEU University San Pablo for students participating in exchanges to the United States. Before an audience of around 70 students, professors and family members, Ms. Bustamante talked about the visa application process. She also responded to students’ questions and encouraged them to take full ...
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Consular Staff at the Performing Arts College of Málaga

The Consular Agent in Fuengirola, Roberta Aaron, and Jane Strei from the Consular section of the U.S. Embassy in Madrid visited the Escuela Superior de Artes Escénicas de Málaga (ESAEM) on January 29. They are pictured here with Marisa Zafra, the Director of ESAEM. The school has both high school and university students, and receives ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Spain

Security Alert – U.S. Mission Spain (February 3, 2020) Location:  Spain Event:  The Spanish Ministry of Interior reports a steady increase in the number of sexual assaults nationally over the past five years.  This includes a rise in sexual assault against young U.S. citizen visitors and students throughout Spain.  U.S. citizen victims of sexual assault in Spain can find it very difficult to ...
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The Consul General Meets with U.S. Citizens in Málaga

On January 28 the Consul General from the U.S. Embassy in Madrid and the Consular Agent in Fuengirola hosted a town hall for U.S. citizens in Málaga. Residents and visitors of all ages gathered to listen to current issues in Consular Affairs that concern U.S. citizens in Spain. The members of the audience also had ...
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