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U.S. Consul General Visits the Nablus-Beit Iba-Deir Sharaf Road – the Largest U.S. Investment in a Single Road Project in the West Bank

Press Release Jerusalem For Immediate Release American Consul General Michael Ratney visited the USAID- funded Nablus-Beit Iba-Deir Sharaf road on April 14.  During his visit, the Consul General was briefed on the importance of the 16.5 million dollar, 7.7 km road, which will serve as major route between Nablus and the northern governorates of Tulkarem, Jenin, and ...
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World Wide Caution for U.S. Citizens April 11, 2014

The Department of State has issued this Worldwide Caution to update information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. U.S. citizens are reminded to maintain a high level of vigilance and to take appropriate steps to increase their security awareness. This replaces the Worldwide Caution ...
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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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