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Voting Overseas

For FACEBOOK, Website   Live overseas? Your vote in 2018 still matters! http://youtu.be/V7Cq6wCinFA Go to https://www.fvap.gov/citizen-voter for info on voting absentee.   U.S. citizens living and traveling overseas can vote in state primary elections. Be a proud overseas voter!  Visit FVAP: https://www.fvap.gov/citizen-voter   U.S. citizens overseas voting in 2018: check with your state for when to request absentee ...
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2018 Overseas Voting Social Media Outreach

Social media can aid your efforts to reach local audiences of U.S. citizen voters during the 2018 election season.   If the consular section manages its own social media properties or if Mission social media platforms draw U.S. citizen audiences, the following content can be used to explain procedures and timelines for voting while residing ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan

Location: Khartoum’s northeastern area of al Souq and al Arabi, near the vicinity of al Shuhada Park, in close proximity to popular restaurants including Assaha and Ozone. Event:  Peaceful demonstration planned for tomorrow, August 1, 2018 at 9:00 A.M., calling for a change in the parliament and the presidency. Actions to Take: Avoid the areas of the ...
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Alert: Reconsider travel to Sudan due to terrorism and civil unrest.

Reconsider travel to Sudan due to terrorism and civil unrest.  Some areas have increased risk.  Please read the entire Travel Advisory. Do not travel to: The Darfur region, Blue Nile state, and South Kordofan state due to crime and armed conflict.   Terrorist groups continue plotting attacks in Sudan, especially in Khartoum.  Terrorists may attack ...
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Press Release: June 28 Trafficking in Persons Report Release

United States Secretary of State Michael Pompeo released the eighteenth annual Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report at a public event at the State Department in Washington, D.C. on June 28. The theme of this year’s TIP Report is “Local Solutions to a Global Problem: Supporting Communities in the Fight against Human Trafficking.”  This year’s report ...
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