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Joint Statement on Hong Kong

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE: Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release MEDIA NOTE January 9, 2020 Joint Statement on Hong Kong The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of the United States of America, Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Begin Text: We, the Foreign Ministers of Australia, Canada, and the ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Consular Section Closed on January 12, 2021

Message for U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Madrid Consular Section Closed on January 12, 2021 Location:  Madrid, Spain – U.S. Embassy, Consular Section Event:  Due to inclement weather, the U.S. Embassy Madrid Consular Section will be closed on January 12, 2021.  All previously scheduled American Citizens Services and visa appointments on January 12 are canceled. ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Consular Section Closed on January 11, 2021

Message to U.S. Citizens – U.S. Embassy Consular Section Closed on January 11, 2021 Location:  Madrid, Spain – U.S. Embassy, Consular Section Event:  Due to inclement weather, the U.S. Embassy Madrid Consular Section will be closed on January 11, 2021.  All previously scheduled American Citizens Services and visa appointments on January 11 are canceled.  No ...
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Ambassador Buchan’s Official Statement- January 7, 2021

Ambassador Buchan: “I’m saddened and deeply disturbed by what transpired in Washington yesterday. Violence has no place in our political process. Those who participated in yesterday’s shameful criminal acts should be fully prosecuted. What I, the Embassy, and the American people stand for is a peaceful democratic process and respect for democratic norms and institutions. ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Spain

Security Alert – U.S. Mission Spain (17 December 2020)  Location: Spain, countrywide Event: During the holiday season, security measures in Spain remain heightened due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by violent extremist ideology. Violent extremists continue to focus on locations such as holiday markets, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, ...
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