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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy 2015 Holiday Schedule

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: January 17, 2015 This notice is to advise American citizens residing or traveling in Afghanistan that the Consular Section of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul will be closed for all routine services on the following Afghan and U.S. holidays throughout 2015. Date Day Holiday Type January 1 Thursday New Year’s Day ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Taking the U.S. Foreign Service Exam in Kabul

U.S. Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan: January 6, 2015 We are pleased to announce that U.S. Embassy Kabul is an official testing site for the 2015 Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT).  Please share this management notice with your friends and colleagues who have expressed interest in taking the FSOT. Registering for the FSOT is the first step in becoming ...
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Ambassador P. Michael McKinley Presents Diplomatic Credentials (January 6, 2015)

January 6, 2015 U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan P. Michael McKinley presented his diplomatic credentials to Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at a ceremony today at the Presidential Palace.  Ambassador McKinley previously served as Deputy Ambassador to Afghanistan. Before his tenure in Afghanistan, Ambassador McKinley served as the U.S. Ambassador to Colombia from August 2010 to ...
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