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Ambassador Hoekstra installed as Honorary Weighing Master in Gouda

Ringing the market bell, Ambassador Hoekstra yesterday officially opened the Gouda Cheese Market season. After a tour with Mayor Salet of this world famous cheese market, museum director Marc de Beyer showed the Ambassador and his wife the collection of Museum Gouda , including the beautiful 16th century religious art and impressive scale model of the historic city. The visit ...
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Ambassador pays official visit to Zeeland

Ambassador Hoekstra and Mrs. Diane Hoekstra traveled to Zeeland on April 2 and 3 for an official visit to the province. They were greeted by King’s Commissioner Han Polman. Ambassador Hoekstra then gave the Roosevelt Lecture at the Roosevelt Institute for American Studies, followed by a dinner with students from University College Roosevelt and Ostrea Lyceum in ...
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U.S. pre-positioned aid for the people of Venezuela landing in Curacao today

USAID – US Agency for International Development Press Release: the United States pre-positions humanitarian assistance in Curaçao to help Venezuelans in need Mark Green, the administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced that the United States is pre-positioning additional aid in the region for the people of Venezuela.  Green noted that critically-needed health kits, containing medicine and medical supplies, are being sent by the United States ...
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Additional Social Security Walk-In Day for Applicants over 12 on April 16

On Tuesday, April 16, the U.S. Consulate General in Amsterdam will offer an additional Social Security Walk-In Day in April to assist U.S. Citizens with an urgent need to obtain a social security number. This special walk-in day is reserved for first-time Social Security number applicants who are over 12 years of age. For all ...
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