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Voting Message for U.S. Citizens – Don’t Let the Elections Pass You By

U.S. Embassy Madrid, U.S. Consulate General Barcelona (September 29, 2020) If you plan to vote in the November 2020 election, it is important to ACT NOW!  Don’t wait, return your voted ballot right away!  Remember U.S. embassies and consulates are not polling places; same-day in-person voting is not available outside the United States – but ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Barcelona

Location: Barcelona, Spain Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Barcelona (28 September 2020) Location:  Barcelona, Spain Event:  Demonstrations and protests may occur over the next several days in response to a possible decision by Spain’s Supreme Court regarding Catalonia’s regional president.  Organized demonstrations and spontaneous protests may take place in Barcelona and other locations throughout ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – Absentee Voting Week is September 27 – October 4, 2020

Message for U.S. Citizens – Absentee Voting Week is September 27 – October 4, 2020 (September 14, 2020) Be an Active Voter by taking the necessary steps to vote in the 2020 U.S. elections and participating in Absentee Voting Week! In preparation for Absentee Voting Week, U.S. Embassy Madrid and U.S. Consulate General Barcelona will ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Barcelona

Location: Barcelona, Spain Event: Several demonstrations are expected to take place in Barcelona and at other locations throughout Catalonia on Catalonia’s national day, September 11, 2020.  U.S. citizens should expect traffic and public transportation disruptions throughout the day in downtown Barcelona.  Demonstrations in the region in the recent past have become violent.  Please see our ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Statement: Andorra National Day

Andorra National Day September 8, 2020 On behalf of the government of the United States and the American people, I send congratulations to the people of Andorra as you celebrate the feast day of your patron saint, Our Lady of Meritxell. The strength of our friendship is based on the shared values that bind our ...
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