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Security Message to U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution

The Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution with information on the continuing threat ofterrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. Current information suggests that ISIL, al-Qa’ida, Boko Haram, al-Shabaab, and other terrorist groups continue to plan terrorist attacks in multiple regions.  Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated ...
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Ambassador Tefft Congratulates U.S.-Russian ISS Crew on Successful Completion of Mission

Ambassador Tefft: “I am thrilled to see that astronaut Scott Kelly and cosmonauts Mikhail Kornienko and Sergey Volkov have safely returned to Earth this morning.  Kelly and Kornienko spent a year aboard the International Space Station, conducting cutting edge research and development enabling future human exploration. Over the last year, I have enjoyed their dispatches ...
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28 Historic Documents to Return to Russia

The Return of 28 Historic Documents Repatriated to Russia The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Cultural Property, Art, and Antiquities Program (CPAA) will repatriate 28 documents of historical value to the Russian government in a ceremony on March 3, 2016. The documents consist of imperial decrees, military records, and architectural ...
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