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2014 Messages to U.S. Citizens

The U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem advises U.S. citizens that “Land Day” will be commemorated on Sunday, March 29, in Jerusalem, the West Bank, and Israel. Demonstrations and heightened tensions may continue on Monday, March 30, and through the next week. U.S. citizens are advised to exercise an extra measure of caution. The U.S. Consulate ...
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American Consulate General Celebrates English Access Microscholarship Graduation in West Bank and Gaza

From January 31 to February 24, 1,350 Palestinian students from the West Bank and Gaza graduated from the English Access Microscholarship Program — an 18-month program that requires students to spend several hundred hours after school and during summer holidays learning and improving their English. The Access program, funded by the U.S. Department of State ...
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Consulate General to Launch Online Video Series “Ask the Consulate General”

The U.S. Consulate General launched its online video series, “Ask the Consulate General, ” with American Consul General Michael Ratney inaugurating the first video response. The U.S. Consulate General is inviting the Palestinian public to visit the Consulate General’s social media platforms, Facebook and Twitter , to submit questions about the work of the U.S. Consulate General in Jerusalem. Answers will ...
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