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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Moscow, Russia

(May 6, 2022) Location: Russia, countrywide Event: Annual Victory Day celebrations, including the main parade in Red Square, will take place in Moscow through May 9.  Local authorities will restrict movement in event areas to facilitate rehearsals for the event.  In the past, there have been heightened police presence surrounding these events.  Given the ongoing tensions, ...
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Release of U.S. Citizen Trevor Reed from Russia

I am pleased to announce the release of U.S. citizen Trevor Reed, who was wrongfully detained in Russia. We extend our deep appreciation to our many allies and partners who helped us in this effort. I also wish to commend Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs Ambassador Carstens, Ambassador John Sullivan, and others in our ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Moscow, Russia – FAA Downgrades Russia’s Safety Rating

Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Moscow, Russia – FAA Downgrades Russia’s Safety Rating (April 25, 2022) 4/25/2022 at 9:09 PM Location: Russia Event:  The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has downgraded the air safety rating for Russia, restricting any expansion of service or partnerships as a result of Russia’s Federal Agency for Air Transport not complying with ...
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