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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Removal of Unexploded Ordnance

U.S. Consulate General, Germany Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Removal of Unexploded Ordnance July 1, 2019 The Consulate alerts U.S. citizens living in or traveling to Frankfurt am Main, Germany that German officials report unexploded ordnance in the vicinity of the European Central Bank and Hafenpark.  The German authorities will disarm and dispose of the ...
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Putting the Transatlantic Economy on a Free and Fair Footing

Remarks for Ambassador Richard Grenell at the Stiftung Familienunternehmen “Putting the Transatlantic Economy on a Free and Fair Footing” Berlin, June 28, 2019 Thank you for that kind introduction. Let me start by thanking the Family-Owned Business Association for having me here to talk about the transatlantic economic relationship. Events like this allow us to ...
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Re-Living the Moon Landing: Exclusive Movie Preview for Highschool Students

With the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing coming up we hosted an exclusive pre-screening of the new documentary APOLLO 11 for about 270 students from 11 schools. A lively discussion followed with American educator Anna Green providing political and technological background. The event at the historical Zoopalast movie theater helped the students ...
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“Mischling”

We partnered with the  Canadian Embassy, Berlin  to bring Holocaust survivor Judy Rosenberg and her grandson Jason Oberlander to Germany. Oberlander’s film MISCHLING documents the story of Rosenberg’s family trapped in Nazi Germany and her return to her homeland decades later. After screenings and discussions with youth in Frankfurt , Karlsruhe, and Leipzig , our two Embassies invited school students ...
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2019 Secretary Pompeo Meeting with Chancellor Merkel and Foreign Minister Maas

S visit wrap-up ( tweet , Insta ) S meeting w/ Chancellor Merkel ( FB video , Insta , tweet , remarks , readout , photos via Flickr ) S meet & greet w/ Embassy staff and families ( tweet ) Sec Pompeo remembers his time as a young #soldier in #Germany and underscores the importance of the #transatlantic relationship ( Insta , Tweet ) Joint press avail w/ ...
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