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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Skopje, Macedonia

Location:  Macedonia Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Skopje, Macedonia alerts U.S. citizens to the heightened risk of terrorist attacks inspired by extremist ideology throughout Europe, particularly during the holiday season.  U.S. citizens should exercise caution at holiday festivals and events.  Extremists continue to focus on tourist locations, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, ...
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Remarks for Macedonia Bar Association Conference in Support of International Human Rights Day

Monday, December 10, 2018 Ambassador Jess L. Baily Madam Minister of Justice, Mr. President of the Macedonia Bar Association, distinguished judges, and members of the bar, thank you for inviting me to join you. Today we celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, drafted in response to the horrors perpetrated during ...
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DEMONSTRATION ALERT – U.S. EMBASSY SKOPJE, MACEDONIA

Location: The announced gathering point includes, but is not limited to, the Parliament House in Skopje, Macedonia. Event: The demonstration is expected to take place on December 1, 2018 beginning at 12:00 p.m. The group Makedonija blokira intends to protest against the Prespa Agreement. U.S. government personnel are advised to avoid areas in which demonstrations ...
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The 2019-2020 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) is open now!

The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD) is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.  It is a fully-funded scholarship for one semester of non-degree academic study at an assigned U.S. college or university. Participants are emerging leaders committed to their home communities.  During the Program, Global UGRAD participants ...
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The U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2019

Public Affairs Section U.S. Embassy, Skopje, Macedonia Summary: The U.S. Embassy in Skopje and the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State are pleased to announce the 2019 call for proposals for the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation. The Fund was established to help countries preserve their cultural heritage and ...
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