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U.S. Marines Celebrate 243rd Anniversary with Birthday Ball in Kingston

The United States Marines Corps Detachment at the U.S. Embassy in Kingston celebrated the  243rd Anniversary of the Marine Corps, through the Annual Birthday Ball on Saturday, November 3, 2018.  Over 200 guests shared in the formal evening event, held at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston.   Speaking as Guest of Honor, the ...
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U.S. Embassy Kingston’s College Fair attracts over 2,000 Students

Over 2,000 Jamaican high-school students participated in the U.S. Embassy’s EducationUSA College Fair, held October 22 -23, 2018 at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel.  The Fair gave individuals the unique opportunity to engage with US College representatives from approximately 40 American institutions of higher learning.   Speaking at the official opening of the Fair, the Embassy’s ...
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US-JA Partners on Countering Violent Extremist Organizations at Press Avail

U.S. Embassy’s Defense Attaché Lieutenant Colonel, Pablo Alejandro Raggio addressing journalists at press avail on the recently concluded 2018 Countering Violent Extremist Organizations Conference Jamaica’s Chief of Defense Staff Major General Rocky Meade addressing journalists at press avail on the recently concluded 2018 Countering Violent Extremist Organizations Conference U.S. Embassy Kingston, hosted journalists at a ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica (September 24, 2018)

Location: Central Downtown Kingston (Market & Business Districts), including: Denham Town (Zone of Special Operation), Greenwich Town, Hannah Town, Jones Town, Tivoli Gardens, Trench Town (Rose Town & Arnett Gardens), and Whitfield Town. Event: The U.S. Embassy in Kingston advises U.S. citizens that, effective September 23, the Government of Jamaica has declared a State of ...
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