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Ambassador Bridget Brink Visits Kosice Again

Ambassador Bridget Brink visits Košice for the second time. We enjoy visiting Eastern Slovakia. In Košice, hundreds of students welcomed the Ambassador at the high school – Gymnázium Park Mládeže. We thank the impressive folk dance by the school group and the introductory words in fluent English by student Alexandra. Ambassador Bridget Brink talked about ...
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Annual Holiday Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bratislava

Annual Holiday Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Bratislava (10 December, 2019) Location: Slovakia, countrywide Event:  During the holiday season, security measures in Slovakia and throughout Europe are heightened.  In Europe, locations such as Christmas holiday markets, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, transportation hubs, and other soft targets frequented by tourists continue to be areas ...
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Statement on Designation of Marian Kocner under Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act

On December 10, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Asset Control designated Marian Kocner as a person who is responsible for, complicit in, or had directly or indirectly engaged in serious human rights abuses.  Mr. Kocner and six entities are designated pursuant to Executive Order 13818, which implements the Global Magnitsky Human ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Bratislava, Slovakia

December 03, 2019 Location:  Aupark Mall, Bratislava, Slovakia Event:  Slovak Police are reporting a security incident with possible bomb threat at Aupark Mall, Bratislava, Slovakia.  The Embassy has advised its personnel to avoid Aupark Mall, Bratislava, Slovakia. Actions to Take: Avoid the area Aupark Mall Notify friends and family of your safety. Monitor local media ...
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