We are looking for the Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellow for 2020!

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We are looking for the Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellow for 2020!

“Make a short video in English to participate in our competition to earn a nomination for a prestigious youth program in the United States during the summer of 2020.” U.S. Embassy The Hague is looking for the Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellow for 2020!  Are you Dutch and will you be 16 or 17 years old …

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Security Alert – U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, Netherlands

Location:  The Netherlands, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season, security measures in the Netherlands remain heightened due to ongoing threats posed by transnational terrorist organizations and individuals inspired by violent extremist ideology throughout Europe.  Violent extremists continue to focus on tourist locations, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft …

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CBP Modernizes the Electronic System for Travel Authorization Website

Release Date: November 22, 2019 Source: https://www.cbp.gov/newsroom/national-media-release/cbp-modernizes-electronic-system-travel-authorization-website New features offer users added convenience and security WASHINGTON — On November 23, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will introduce new features to the Electronic Travel System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) website, the portal through which prospective Visa Waiver Program travelers can apply to travel to the United States. …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Location:  Announced gathering points and route includes, but is not limited to, the bicycle path alongside the U.S. Embassy, The Hague, Netherlands. Event:  A demonstration is expected today, November 13, 2019, beginning at approximately 3:00 pm and lasting until approximately 5:00 pm.  The group will assemble on the bicycle path alongside the Embassy (John Adams …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Subject: Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General, Amsterdam, Netherlands (October 29, 2019) Location: Malieveld, The Hague Event: Demonstrations are scheduled to take place on Wednesday, October 30, beginning at 6:00 am and ending at approximately 3:00 pm, in The Hague.   A construction industry group is protesting Dutch government nitrogen emissions policies. The group has requested …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Location: Malieveld, The Hague Event: Demonstrations are scheduled to take place beginning on Tuesday, October 15 and ending the evening of Thursday, October 17.  Farmers from various regions in the Netherlands are protesting Dutch government livestock policy. The groups will begin traveling on Tuesday from various locations in the Netherlands on large tractors and assemble …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Location: Announced gathering points and route include, but are not limited to, the Malieveld, The Hague, the Netherlands. Event: A demonstration is expected on Saturday, October 12, 2019, beginning at approximately 2:00 pm. The group is protesting to raise awareness of the situation in Syria. This event is expected to be peaceful. U.S. government personnel …