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Groundbreaking Ceremony of the New U.S. Consulate General in Nogales

The Department of State Breaks Ground on the New U.S. Consulate General in Nogales, Mexico In a display of enduring friendship and the important bilateral partnership, Consul General Virginia L. Staab, Managing Director of the Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) Marjorie Phillips, Management Counselor Marco Sims, Mayor of Nogales Jesus Pujol, and Mexican and ...
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Treasury Works with Government of Mexico Against Perpetrators of Corruption and their Networks

OFAC Sanctions a Magistrate Judge and Former Governor, Among Others Washington – Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated a Mexican magistrate judge and a former Mexican governor due to their involvement in corruption activities. OFAC designated Mexican magistrate judge Isidro Avelar Gutierrez pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics ...
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U.S. Consulate donates equipment to the Ciudad Juarez Fire Department

Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 16, 2019 – The U.S. Consul General in Ciudad Juarez, John Tavenner, visited the city’s main fire station on May 16 to participate in a ceremony celebrating the donation of specialized equipment to the municipal government on behalf of the United States Consulate General in Ciudad Juárez During the ceremony, Tavenner ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens – Mazatlán Consular Agency closed for routine appointments May 13-17, 2019

The Mazatlan Consular Agency will be closed for routine appointments May 13 to 17, 2019.  It will reopen to the public on Monday, May 20, 2019. During that time, U.S. citizens can schedule passport and notarial appointments at the U.S. Consulate General in Hermosillo.  Click  here for more information . U.S. citizens may contact the U.S. Consular Agency at ...
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China’s New Road in the Americas: Beyond Silk and Silver

Remarks by Kimberly Breier, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, at the 49th Washington Conference on the Americas of the Council of the Americas April 26, 2019 Thank you, Eric, and thank you to the Council for hosting me today. It’s a great honor for me to be ...
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