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Alert: Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Amman

Location:  Amman, Jordan Event:  U.S. citizens may return directly to the United States with certain expired U.S. passports. If you are overseas and your passport expired on or after January 1, 2020, you may be able to use your expired passport to return directly to the United States until December 31, 2021. You qualify for this exception if all the ...
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U.S. Assistance for the Palestinian People

As I announced yesterday, the United States is in the process of providing more than $360 million in assistance to the Palestinian people. This includes $38 million in new assistance to support humanitarian efforts in the West Bank and Gaza.  This new assistance includes nearly $33 million for the UN Relief and Works Agency for ...
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SENIOR U.S. COMMERCE DEPARTMENT OFFICIAL CELEBRATES 20th ANNIVERSARY U.S.-JORDAN FREE TRDE AGREEMENT WITH VIRTUAL COMMERCIAL DIPLOMACY VISIT (May 18-

On Thursday, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS) of Commerce for Middle East and Africa,  Camille Richardson  concluded a three-day virtual commercial diplomacy visit to Jordan. During her visit, DAS Richardson met with Jordanian business and government leaders to advance U.S. government efforts to expand trade, discussed water projects and public-private partnerships, and engaged key Jordanian women business leaders.   DAS Richardson’s visit came as the ...
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Alert: Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Amman, Jordan

Location: Announced demonstrations include, but are not limited to, the following places in Jordan: Al Kalouti Mosque  , Amman Embassy of Israel , Amman Al Husseini Mosque , Amman Al Karamah  border crossing Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place in Jordan on Friday, May 21, 2021 in response to the ongoing conflict in Israel, Gaza, and the West Bank.  Recent demonstrations have been generally peaceful, but there is ...
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May 20 Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in Jordan

Location:  Jordan Event:  May 20 Virtual Town Hall for U.S. Citizens in Jordan As a reminder, U.S. Ambassador Henry T. Wooster and Consul General Bob Jachim will host a virtual Town Hall for U.S. citizens in Jordan on May 20, 2021 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. as part of the Embassy’s outreach to U.S. citizens abroad.  To join the Town Hall, please use ...
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