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  • People take part in a silent march of remembrance in Amsterdam on July 23, an official day of mourning in the Netherlands for the victims in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 (AP Images).

    Russia Continues to Arm, Train Separatists

    Washington — Despite questions about its possible role in the July 17 downing of a commercial airliner over Ukraine, Russia continues to arm and train pro-Russian separatists in the region and ...

  • Ambassador Daniel Baer, U.S. Representative to the OSCE (State Department photo).

    Commemoration of Romani Camp at Auschwitz

    The night of August 2nd marks the 70th anniversary of the “liquidation” of the Romani camp at Auschwitz-Birkenau, when the Nazis murdered 2,879 Romani men, women and children in the gas chambers.

  • The crash site of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 (AP Images)

    Assessment of the Downing of Flight MH17

    We assess that Flight MH17 was likely downed by a SA-11 surface-to-air missile from separatist-controlled territory in eastern Ukraine. We base this judgment on several factors.


Embassy Headlines

  • SA-11 Surface-to-Air Missile Shoots Down Malaysian Airliner MH17
    U.S. Embassy Bratislava Statement on the Downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17

    The U.S. Embassy in Bratislava sends its condolences to all the families who are suffering from the terrible loss caused by the crash of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17. “This crash was a global tragedy that is felt around the world ...  

  • Ambassador Sedgwick Visited Synagogue in Žilina
    Ambassador Sedgwick Visited Synagogue in Žilina

    On June 9, Ambassador Sedgwick visited a synagogue in Žilina. About 120 people came to the event to meet and view the status of the synagogue renovation and to encourage people involved in continuation of the project. 

  • Mrs. Sedgwick and Young Artists Decorate Hospital
    Mrs. Sedgwick and Young Artists Decorate Hospital

    Mrs. Sedgwick, wife of the U.S. Ambassador to Slovakia, organized an event at the Ambassador’s residence to recognize and appreciate young talented artists from QSI, an American curriculum school in Bratislava, and the... 

  • New U.S. Embassy to be constructed in Bratislava
    Výstavba nového veľvyslanectva USA v Bratislave

    Ministerstvo zahraničných vecí USA včera oznámilo rozhodnutie postaviť novú budovu pre veľvyslanectvo USA v Bratislave, ktorá by poskytla moderné, otvorené a bezpečné priestory pre americkú diplomaciu na Slovensku... 

  • Ambassador Sedgwick: NATO More Important Than Ever
    NATO More Important Than Ever

    "After ten years, it is clear that Slovakia has contributed to and benefited from NATO successes. Now that the transatlantic alliance is faced with Russian aggression, Slovakia needs to ensure that it is making..." 

  • Nový systém podávania žiadostí o neprisťahovalecké vízum do USA
    Nový systém podávania žiadostí o neprisťahovalecké vízum do USA

    Od 11.1.2014 prechádza Veľvyslanectvo USA v Bratislave na nový systém podávania žiadostí o neprisťahovalecké víza, objednávania časeniek a doručovania dokladov žiadateľom. Tento systém sa postupne zavádza celosvetovo za účelom poskytnúť komplexné služby užívateľom. 

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