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Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo visits Jamaica

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo made an official visit to Jamaica on January 21-22, 2020.  His visit was marked by meetings with the island’s Prime Minister, The Most Honorable, Andrew Holness and Foreign Minister, the Honorable Kamina Johnson Smith.  He also led a multilateral roundtable discussion with Caribbean leaders and delivered remarks on the ...
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Secretary Pompeo’s Visit to Germany, Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, and Florida

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Germany, Colombia, Costa Rica, Jamaica, and Florida January 18-23. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to Berlin on January 19 to attend the jointly hosted German-UN international conference on Libya, as part of the three-point plan UN Special Representative Salamé outlined to the UN ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kingston, Jamaica

Location:  Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Event:  Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of ...
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Unsung Heroes 2020 Photo Contest

Description of Contest Objectives To celebrate Black History Month 2020 the U.S Embassy in Kingston invites Jamaicans to share stories through photos of   individuals who display courage, strength and self-sacrifice in service to their communities in the areas of Education, Economic Prosperity or Civic Inclusion. The aim of this contest is to highlight the efforts being ...
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