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VOTING BY MAIL FROM THE NETHERLANDS

Message for U.S. Citizens VOTING BY MAIL FROM THE NETHERLANDS You have a few options for getting your ballot to the United States. Some states already support electronic voting, but if your state requires you to return a paper ballot by mail, you can choose from one of these methods. Option 1 – Drop your ...
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Demonstration Alert: U. S. Consulate General, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

(August 16, 2020)  Location:  Announced gathering points include, but are not limited to, the Museumplein, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.  Event:  A large impromptu demonstration is expected today, Sunday, August 16, 2020 beginning at approximately 12:00 p.m. and ending at approximately 2:00 p.m.  The group will assemble near the Rijksmuseum area on the Museumplein in Amsterdam. U.S. government ...
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VOTING IN 2020 U.S. ELECTIONS

Message for U.S. Citizens VOTING IN 2020 U.S. ELECTIONS Your vote counts!  Did you know that many U.S. elections for seats in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate have been decided by a margin smaller than the number of ballots cast by absentee voters? All states are required to count every absentee ...
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy The Hague, Netherlands

Location: Announced gathering points and route include, but are not limited to, the bicycle path alongside the U.S. Embassy, The Hague, Netherlands. Event: A demonstration is expected on Monday, August 10, 2020, 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 ...
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NETHERLANDS – Level 3: Reconsider Travel

Reconsider travel to the Netherlands due to COVID-19.  Exercise increased caution due to terrorism. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for the Netherlands due to COVID-19. Improved conditions have been reported within the Netherlands.  Visit the Embassy’s  COVID-19 page  for more information on COVID-19 in the Netherlands. Terrorists continue plotting possible ...
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