Updated #Miami #Passport Agency closure information
Updated Miami Passport Agency closure information
U.S. Embassy -- Paris, #France

Security Situation in France

April 28, 2017

The U.S. Embassy strongly urges U.S. citizens in France to maintain a high level of vigilance, be aware of local events, and take appropriate steps to bolster their personal security. Terrorist groups continue to plot attacks in Europe. European authorities continue to warn of additional attacks on major events,...
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Kerstin Maroney
U.S. Consulate General - #Jerusalem

Travel Restrictions for Bethlehem

April 28, 2017

The U.S. Consulate General is restricting the use of the Rachel’s Tomb/300 checkpoint for personal travel between Jerusalem to Bethlehem for all U.S. citizen employees and their family members until Monday, May 1, 2017. This travel restriction also includes the areas surrounding the Jacir Palace and...
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Travel Restrictions for Bethlehem | U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Nationwide Protests
United States Embassy Brasilia, Brazil
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April 27, 2017

The U.S. Embassy in Brasilia alerts U.S. citizens throughout Brazil of nationwide protests on April 28, 2017. Various labor unions and other groups organized a general strike and demonstrations against proposed reforms to the pension system and labor laws. ...
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Security Message for US Citizens: Nationwide Protests
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You might feel the need to help a U.S. citizen overseas even if you don’t know them, but here are some steps you can take:

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Do you have U.S. passport questions? Join our Q&A event today, 1:00-2:00 PM EDT, and we will answer!

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Foreign students: Thinking about applying for the Summer Work Travel Program? Check out the program participation dates for your home country here: [ State.gov Link ]
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U.S. citizens: Do you have #passport questions? Join our Passport Q&A event TOMORROW, April 26, from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT! Post your question in the comments section of the event.

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Thinking of sending someone overseas money over the internet? Think again! It could be a scam. #ScamVictimsAbroad

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International Scams

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Andro Ramsis
The U.S. Embassy in #Santiago will be closed today, April 25, 2017. All visa and American Citizen Services appointments are cancelled and will be rescheduled. For U.S. citizens with emergency consular needs, please call the Embassy at +56 2 2330 3000. Please check the Embassy’s website for updates: [ Usembassy.gov Link ].
The US Embassy in Santiago will be closed today April 25 2017

U.S. Embassy in Chile

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Want to apply for the Summer Work Travel Program?

To take part in one of the J-1 Visa programs, locate and contact a designated sponsor.

The designated sponsors supervise the application process and are the main point of contact throughout the exchange program process. Contact the sponsors directly to take part in one of the exchange programs.

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Steve Watson
Steve Watson
The San Francisco Passport Agency is closed to the public today (4/24) due to systems issues. If you have an appointment at this agency today and we haven't contacted you to reschedule, please call 1-877-487-2778 or 1-888-874-7793 (TDD/TTY). We apologize for the inconvenience. [ Ow.ly Link ]
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Andro Ramsis
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Summer Work Travel Program FAQ:

Where do I apply for an exchange visitor J-1 Visa?

Once you obtain a Form DS-2019 from a Sponsor, you may apply for an exchange visitor J-1 visa at the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate in your country of residence.

Also, if you are married, your spouse and any children can apply for an exchange visitor (J-2) visa when you apply, or join you after you are...
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Common Questions for Participants

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#Connecticut Passport Agency is having a special passport day TOMORROW, 4/22/17, from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT! No appointment necessary!

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U.S. Embassy -- Chisinau, #Moldova

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Extreme Weather Conditions

April 21, 2017

Due to extreme weather conditions, US citizens in Moldova are advised to stay indoors if at all possible until the treacherous walking and driving conditions have cleared. Power lines are down in many areas and heavy branches continue to fall from trees. Routine American Citizen...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Extreme Weather Conditions | U.S. Embassy in Moldova

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U.S citizens: Did you know? U.S. consular officers around the world are available 24/7 to help US citizens in an emergency overseas. #ScamVictimsAbroad

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Emergencies Abroad

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U.S. Embassy Podgorica, #Montenegro

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Delta City Mall Evacuated in Podgorica

April 20, 2017

The U.S. Embassy in Podgorica informs U.S. citizens that the Delta City Mall in Podgorica has been evacuated due to an ongoing police investigation. U.S. Citizens are advised to avoid the area.

The U.S. Consulate recommends all U.S. citizens to avoid the area,...
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U.S. Embassy #Paris, France

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Police Action on the #ChampsElysees in Paris

April 20, 2017

The U.S. Embassy in Paris informs U.S. citizens that there has been a police action on the Champs Elysees in Paris. One police officer was killed along with the assailant. Police have locked down the area. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area, heed...
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Angeles Garcia
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Summer Work Travel Program FAQ:

How long does it take to obtain a J-1 Visa?

The wait time for an interview and processing for a J-1 Visa varies from country to country and is based on your individual circumstances. Learn more about interview wait and processing times by visiting . We encourage you to apply as soon as possible. Please note that exchange visitors beginning new programs may...
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Common Questions for Participants

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#ScamVictimsAbroad

You might feel the need to help or send money to someone overseas even if you don’t know them, but here are some steps you can take:

1. If a U.S. citizen contacting you is distressed overseas, refer them to their nearest Embassy or Consulate.

2. If a U.S. citizen contacting you is distressed and says they can’t reach their nearest Embassy or Consulate, contact us here: [...
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