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U.S. Embassy and Yarmouk University Announce Completion of Roman Aqueduct Rehabilitation Project at Gadara-Umm Qais

Irbid- The U.S. Embassy in Amman is pleased to announce the completion of a project funded by the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) that has conserved and rehabilitated the Roman Aqueduct of Gadara in Umm Qais.  Through our partnership with the Faculty of Archaeology and Anthropology of Yarmouk University on this $160,000 grant, ...
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U.S. Embassy and Public Security Department Inaugurate Advanced Firearms Training Simulator

Amman – Today, the U.S. Embassy in Jordan and the Jordanian Public Security Directorate (PSD) unveiled an advanced firearms simulator system in a ceremony at the Police Woman’s Training Center in Amman.  The U.S. Department of State’s Antiterrorism Assistance (ATA) program provided the system for both the training center and PSD headquarters.  It is valued ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Amman, Jordan

Location: Fourth Circle in Amman Event: Fourth Circle has been closed due to an ongoing protest. Actions to Take: ·       Avoid the area of Fourth Circle. ·       Use caution and plan accordingly while traveling throughout the city. ·       Monitor local media for updates. ·       Avoid crowds and any demonstrations. ·       Notify friends and family of your safety. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Amman, Jordan ...
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2019 Study of the U.S. Institute for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership

Women’s Leadership Program Deadline to apply: December 15, 2018. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Amman is pleased to announce the 2019 Study of the U.S. Institute for Student Leaders on Women’s Leadership. OVERVIEW: Study of the U.S. Institutes (SUSIs) for Student Leaders are intensive short-term academic programs whose purpose is to ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Renew Passports Before Winter Holidays

It’s that time of year to ask: are you planning to travel during the holidays??  Is your passport valid?  We have arranged a passport day at the U.S. Embassy Consular Section on November 28, 2018. Please check the validity of your passports and your kids’ passports now (passports must be valid at least for 6 ...
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