Articles Tagged 'US Embassy'
US pulls some government employees from Iraq
Washington ordered the departure of non-emergency government employees from Iraq on Wednesday, after repeated U.S. expressions of concern about threats from Iranian-backed forces.
The U.S.… READ MORE
Trump officially recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, orders US embassy move
President Trump said Wednesday he is formally recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and is ordering the State Department to begin moving the U.S. embassy from… READ MORE
US: ANOTHER HEALTH ATTACK ON DIPLOMATS IN CUBA LAST MONTH
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mysterious incidents affecting the health of American diplomats in Cuba continued as recently as August, the United States said Friday, despite earlier… READ MORE
Trump won’t move US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem: report
President Trump will walk back a major campaign promise by not relocating the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, according to a report on Wednesday.… READ MORE
Venezuela to shrink US Embassy staff, require Americans to apply for tourist visas
Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro announced Saturday the country will restrict the activities of U.S. diplomats, shrink the size of the U.S. Embassy staff and require Americans to apply for visas if they want to visit.
Maduro said at a protest against imperialism that “gringo” meddling had forced him to adopt the series of limitations that also includes requiring U.S. diplomats… READ MORE