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U.S. Embassy, Asmara, Eritrea Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Yemen Travel Warning April 6, 2015

The United States Embassy in Asmara has received a number of inquiries from U.S. Citizens regarding the situation in Yemen. Travel.State.Gov contains all the current Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts, and the Worldwide Cautions issued by the Department of State. Here is the latest Travel Warning from the Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs regarding ...
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Asmara Honors the Life of Ruby Bridges

The American Center’s Speakers’ program observed Black History Month by presenting “The Story of Ruby Bridges.” The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section featured Clifton Jeffery, the Embassy RSO, who spoke to an audience of over 70 attendees. Mr. Jeffery, a former lawyer, began his lecture by explaining the legal history behind the institution of segregation. He ...
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Presentation of SOTU by Charge’ d’Affairs

On January 28, 2015, Embassy Asmara showed President Obama’s State of the Union Address to Congress. Charge d’ Affairs Louis Mazel introduced the speech, explaining the constitutional requirement and the history of the event. The audience, which included several ambassadors and civil society representatives, were provided with a printed copy of the speech as well as the ...
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