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Outreach/Acceptance Events in Switzerland – Spring/Summer 2019

The U.S. Embassy in Bern presents the following events for U.S. citizens     BASEL: Wednesday, June 12, 2019 | 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (by appointment only)   To request an appointment please email: BernConsOutreach@state.gov Location: The International School Basel ( Reinach Campus ) Fleischbachstrasse 2 4153 Reinach / Basel Available services:   Passport Applications Consular Report of ...
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Eli Stern and Rik Willard Engaged in Discussions on Block Chain

With support from the U.S. Embassy in Bern, Rik Willard from Agentic Group and Eli Stern from Ernst & Young came to Switzerland for a U.S – Swiss exchange on block chain in the financial and other sectors. They and other experts spoke on the hype that surrounds the topic of block chain and bitcoin, ...
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Americans in Switzerland: Meet Exchange Students from Massachusetts in Basel

When you experience a different culture through educational and cultural exchange you gain a deeper understanding of yourself and those around you—deepening your knowledge of foreign cultures and strengthening international relationships.  Leaving the familiar behind and plunging into the unknown shows a commitment to understanding other people and cultures; and a commitment to learning about ...
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Ambassador McMullen Met with Swiss President Ueli Maurer and President Donald J. Trump

On May 16, 2019 Ambassador McMullen was part of the bilateral meeting of Swiss President Ueli Maurer and President Donald J. Trump at the White House, where they discussed the Swiss – U.S. partnership, Switzerland’s role in facilitating diplomatic relations and international issues. Pictures: Official White House Photo by Shealah Craghead.
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