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The U.S. Supports the People of Venezuela as They Strive for Democracy

In a statement, the White House Press Secretary said, "The United States will continue to take steps to pressure Maduro, his regime, and those who support him, until they step out of the way and allow a democratic transition to occur under Interim President Guaido and the National Assembly of Venezuela." This action underscores President Trump's ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Rome, Italy on Saturday, March 23, 2019

Beginning at 3 PM,various environmental protection groups plan a large demonstration to highlight the importance of climate change and pollution to the Italian government. The demonstration is sponsored by various groups. Due to potential security concerns, the police may limit foot and vehicle traffic in or near the areas of the demonstration.
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U.S. Speaker Fashion Entrepreneur Inspires Women Entrepreneurs in Palermo

The importance of product, the value of marketing, the identification of the target audience: these are the fundamental aspects for achieving a successful business. Elissa Bloom - Executive Director of the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator at Macy’s Center City - shared best practices, case studies and lessons learned with NGOs, entrepreneurships, and fashion business associations at ...
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Sicilians Embrace U.S. Navy Band at 74th International Folklore Festival

Whether it was “When the saints go marching in,” My girl” or “Stand by me,” the high-energy performances of the U.S. Navy “Topside Brass Band” at the “Almond Blossom Festival” were a memorable success!As part of the annual ten-day Festival celebrating cultural diversity, our Consulate arranged for an ensemble of seven Navy Band musicians to ...
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