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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:   05/09/22 ***U.S. citizens who are overseas and whose passports expired on or after January 1, 2020, may be able to use their expired passports to return directly to the United States until March 31, 2022.  Please see the Department of State’s website for more information. *** Effective December 6, 2021, all air passengers two years ...
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Statement of Assistant Secretary Karen Donfried

Statement of Assistant Secretary Karen Donfried at press availability with Foreign Minister Bujar Osmani April 28, 2022 Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia Thank you so much and good morning to all of you. It has already been a full, productive day meeting with the Prime Minister and Minister Osmani to discuss issues of mutual interest ...
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DCM Meyer Opened Embassy-Supported Justice Symposium

On April 8, 2022, Deputy Chief of Mission Eric Meyer opened a justice sector symposium on improving timely justice and called on the judiciary to combat impunity and enforce equality under the law.  DCM Mayer joined Justice Minister Nikola Tupanchevski, chief judges and prosecutors, defense lawyers, and NGOs who discussed strategies to fix the systemic ...
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The Hubert H. Humphrey Competition for the 2023-2024 Academic Year is Now Open

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program brings accomplished young and mid-level professionals to the United States for a year of combined academic (NON-DEGREE) and professional work.  Fellows are selected based on potential for leadership and commitment to public service.  By providing future leaders and policy makers with experience in U.S. society, culture, and professional fields, the ...
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2021 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

The annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices – the Human Rights Reports – cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international agreements. The U.S. Department of State submits reports on all countries receiving assistance and all United Nations member states ...
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