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Consular Update: U.S. Embassy Closure Notice – September 7, 13 & 14

In light of the Jamaican government’s announcement of no-movement days on September 7th, 13th & 14th, the U.S. Embassy will be closed for regular consular services on those days. The Embassy is closed on Monday, September 6, due to to the U.S. Labor Day Holiday. All regular appointments scheduled for September 7th, 13th & 14th, are ...
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Statement by Secretary Antony J. Blinken: Inaugural International Day for People of African Descent

Inaugural International Day for People of African Descent The United States joins others around the world in commemorating the first International Day for People of African Descent.  This day was created to promote the extraordinary contributions of Africans and members of the African diaspora around the world and is an opportunity to focus on eliminating ...
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Consular Update: U.S. Embassy Closure Notice – August 30-31

In light of the Jamaican government’s announcement of no-movement days on August 30 and 31, the U.S. Embassy will be closed for regular consular services on those days.  All regular appointments scheduled for August 30 and 31 are canceled. Applicants will receive information about rescheduling shortly.  U.S. citizens requiring emergency assistance can contact the office for American ...
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The newly refurbished Church of St. Margaret Standpipe Sports Complex

The Church of St. Margaret Standpipe Sports Complex, a recreational community space in the heart of the community of Standpipe, has been fully refurbished thanks to a new public-private partnership that includes the United States Government. The project, managed by the Musson Foundation features a fully resurfaced court, repurposed as a multipurpose space featuring a ...
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Consular Update: U.S. Embassy Closure Notice – August 23-24

In light of the Jamaican government’s announcement of no-movement days on August 23 and 24, the U.S. Embassy will be closed for regular consular services on those days.  All regular appointments scheduled for August 23 and 24 are canceled. Applicants will receive information about rescheduling shortly.  U.S. citizens requiring emergency assistance can contact the office for American ...
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