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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Paris, France

July 19, 2019 Location:  Paris, Marseille, and other major cities including, but not limited to Lyon, Montpellier, Nice, and Toulon. Event:  Large gatherings in Paris, Marseille, and other major cities in France are expected on Friday, July 19, 2019, following the Africa Cup of Nations final soccer match between Algeria and Senegal. The match begins at 9:00 ...
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Press Statement by Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo on the Occasion of France’s National Day

State Department JULY 14, 2019 Today, I congratulate France on the celebration of Bastille Day. France is one of our closest allies, with 230 years of friendship between our two nations. France’s support was instrumental in the success of the American Revolution, and those bonds hold strong to this day. Most recently, France hosted our ...
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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 until further Notice

To Complete Security Upgrades to the Building, the U.S. Consulate General in Marseille will Suspend In-Person Consular Services until further notice. Please keep monitoring the website for updates. We apologize for the inconvenience. U.S. citizens requiring in-person consular services, including in-person passport applications and notarial services, are asked to make an appointment at the U.S. Embassy in Paris . Routine by mail passport renewals will continue during closure. By-mail ...
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