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    Worldwide Travel Alert

    The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued potential for terrorist attacks, particularly in the Middle East and North Africa, and possibly occurring in or emanating from the Arabian Peninsula. Current information suggests that al-Qa’ida and affiliated organizations continue to plan terrorist attacks both in the region and beyond, and that they may focus efforts to conduct attacks in the period between now and the end of August. This Travel Alert expires on August 31, 2013.

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    Cultural Preservation

    “Prof Goeh-Akue presents his video and information booklet to the traditional leaders of the Guin in Aneho. The Professor received funds from the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation to document Guin ritual ceremonies. It is important to respect and preserve our diverse cultural heritages.”

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    Visa J-1 Exchange Program Visitor

    The J-1 Visa Exchange Visitor Program (EVP) provides opportunities for nearly 300,000 foreign visitors a year to experience the United States, its society and culture and connect with Americans. Through one of fifteen different types of J-1 Visa exchange programs, EVP participants may teach, study, conduct research, share their specialized skills, or receive on-the-job training for periods ranging from a few weeks to several years

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    As of March 31, 2014, non-immigrant visa applicants must schedule their appointment online. Please visit the U.S. Embassy non-immigrant visa page at for additional information.

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