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U.S. Withdrawal from the INF Treaty on August 2, 2019

Russia is solely responsible for the treaty’s demise.  Dating back to at least the mid-2000s, Russia developed, produced, flight tested, and has now fielded multiple battalions of its noncompliant missile.  The United States first raised its concerns with Russia in 2013.  Russia subsequently and systematically rebuffed six years of U.S. efforts seeking Russia’s return to ...
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Milan Consular Section Construction Project Impact, July 22, 2019

The Consular Section at the U.S. Consulate General in Milan, Italy, will be undergoing a construction project from August 5-23, 2019, to renovate and upgrade its facilities. Consequently, appointments for all Non-Immigrant Visa services and some American Citizen services will be affected. Applicants may experience increased wait times for an appointment during this period.
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July 4 Celebration in Palermo

“On behalf of the U.S. Government, I would like to thank all the Sicilian people for the continuous friendship. Sicily and the United States of America are linked by a long common history, based in immigration, the shared values ​​of freedom, democracy, human rights, and in our mutual security. More than 25 million Americans have ...
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Art Repatriation Ceremony, Remarks by Ambassador Eisenberg

I would like to thank General Claudio Vincelli and General Fabrizio Parrulli for being here today with officers from the Carabinieri for the Protection of Cultural Heritage. Italy is a nation with an amazing historic, cultural, and artistic heritage.  I would like to thank you for your work in protecting and preserving that heritage for ...
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