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Meeting with the Metropolitan

The Consul General met with the Metropolitan of Yekaterinburg and Verkhoturye, His Holiness Kirill, to discuss benevolent activities and religious issues.  His Holiness Kirill also outlined the religious history of Yekaterinburg, and offered a visit of the last Russian Tsar’s Saint Family Museum.  
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Independence Day

On the 4th of July, the U.S. Consulate General in Yekaterinburg gathered friends and partners to celebrateAmerica’s Independence Day. This jubilee, the 20th Independence Day celebrated in the Urals and the 238th in American history, featured an official speech by the Consul General, a cake cutting ceremony and, of course, American music.  Classic swing, Latin, ...
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Nigerian Narcotics Trafficker And Russian Pilot Convicted on International Cocaine Conspiracy Charges in Manhattan Federal Court

United States Attorney                                         Southern District of New York   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APRIL 28, 2011   CONTACT: U.S. ATTORNEY’S OFFICE ELLEN DAVIS, JERIKA RICHARDSON EDELI RIVERA, CARLY SULLIVAN PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE (212) 637-2600   NIGERIAN NARCOTICS TRAFFICKER AND RUSSIAN PILOT CONVICTED ON INTERNATIONAL COCAINE CONSPIRACY CHARGES IN MANHATTAN FEDERAL COURT   Two Defendants Convicted For ...
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