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75th ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY LANDING AND THE BATTLE OF NORMANDY

COMMEMORATIVE EVENTS JUNE 1-10, 2019 EVENT INFORMATION The American Battle Monuments Commission’s (ABMC) ceremony to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the June 6th, 1944 “D-Day” landings in Normandy will be held on June 6th, 2019 at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, France. If you are interested in attending the event, please visit the ABMC ...
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Michael Kratsios to Lead U.S. Delegation at G7 Digital Ministerial in Paris

Michael Kratsios, Deputy Assistant to the President for Technology Policy, will travel to Paris, France May 15-16 to serve as the U.S. Head of Delegation at the G7 Digital Ministerial Meetings. During the meeting, he will address key technology issues facing the United States and its partners, such as advancing artificial intelligence, encouraging innovation-friendly policy ...
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U. S. Consulate General Marseille, France: Suspension of In-Person Consular Services from May through July 2019

The U.S. Consulate General in Marseille will Suspend In-Person Consular Services from May 13 through July 2019 to Complete Security Upgrades to the Building. U.S. citizens requiring in-person consular services during this time frame, including passport applications and notarial services, are asked to make an appointment at the U.S. Embassy in Paris .  Post anticipates resuming normal consular operations in August 2019.  We apologize ...
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SelectUSA Tech Startup Investment Spotlight

Be a part of the startup spotlight and start your entrepreneurial journey in the United States. Early-stage and startup tech companies from across the world will have the opportunity to pitch their products and designs over lunch on Monday June 10th in the Columbia Ballroom at the Washington Hilton.  Qualifying early-stage and startup companies can apply to ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Paris, France

April 30, 2019 Location:  France, countrywide. Event:  May Day demonstration will take place on May 1, 2019 in Paris and other major cities in France. The “Gilets Jaunes” (Yellow Vests) are expected to join labor union marches across the country. Previous “Yellow Vest” demonstrations have become violent with smaller groups splitting from the main demonstration and causing ...
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