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1.17.2020 Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting in 2020 U.S. Elections

Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world! Start by confirming your voter registration with your state.  Some states require absentee voters to register annually so you may need to re-register.  Go to  FVAP.gov  to connect to your state’s voter portal to register to vote, ...
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Security Alert

Location: Algeria Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. The Embassy will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to take:  Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Make contingency plans to ...
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Security Alert

Location: Algeria, Countrywide Event: The U.S. Embassy in Algiers reminds U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Algeria that general elections are scheduled for December 12, 2019.  Rallies, demonstrations, and strikes may occur with little notice.   Previously, police have used physical barricades, water and sound cannons, and tear gas to control crowds.  U.S. government personnel are ...
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New EducationUSA Advising Center at World Learning as Number of Algerians Studying in United States Hits All-Time High

With support from the U.S. Embassy in Algiers, EducationUSA launched a new advising center at the World Learning office in Bir Khadem, Algiers. The center will offer resources and advising services under the U.S. State Department’s EducationUSA program, which promotes U.S. higher education by offering accurate, comprehensive, and current information worldwide about opportunities to study ...
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