News & Events

Nov. 3 Remarks to the Europe Israel Congress

Thank you all for having me. It’s an honor to participate in the 1st European Israel Congress . Providing networking and training opportunities for pro-Israel leaders in Europe is vitally important. Especially at a time when there are multiple threats to Israeli and European security, we must ensure our threat perception remains high.  So I want to thank you ...
Read More»

Security Alert – U.S. Consulate General Frankfurt, Germany

Location: Oberursel, Germany; in the vicinity of downtown Oberursel Event: The U.S. Consulate in Frankfurt advises U.S. citizens of the need for vigilance and to maintain awareness in the vicinity of downtown Oberursel. On Wednesday, October 30, 2019, there was a domestic incident involving non-U.S. citizens in the vicinity of downtown Oberursel. The suspected individual ...
Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Düsseldorf, Germany

Location: Cologne; in the area of the City Center  (For a map of the proposed routes: https://koeln.polizei.nrw/sites/default/files/2019-10/Karte%20Aufzug%2019.%20Oktober.pdf ) Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on Saturday, October 19 in Cologne. Two rallies will start at 11:00 on Chlodwigplatz and on Ebertplatz. The two parades will take different routes and merge on Hohenzollernring. The event is expected ...
Read More»

U.S. Embassy Statement on the Day of German Unity

On this date 29 years ago, the skeptics of a united Germany were proven wrong as democracy triumphed over dictatorship and communism. Today, unified Germany is Europe’s largest economy, a technological leader, and an enduring bastion of free-market capitalism. Our private sector companies compete and cooperate intensively, and our governments partner on everything from counter-terrorism ...
Read More»

2019 Budget Savings statement by Ambassador Grenell

I believe strongly that American taxpayers expect efficiency and frugality from overseas missions. I am happy to report that after coming $6 million under budget for FY18, Mission Germany came $14 million under budget in FY19. Additionally, we zeroed-out all growth requests for the most recent Mission Resource Review, committing to a static budget through ...
Read More»