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U.S.-Armenia Enhance Cooperation on Bio-terrorism Investigation

From October 31 to November 1, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) offered a five-day course in International Joint Bio-Terrorism Investigation (IJBTI) for Armenian officials. The course brought together 24 mid-level public health, veterinary, and law enforcement officials from multiple disciplines, including the RA Ministries of Health, Economy, Emergency Situations, and Defense as well as ...
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U.S. Government Assistance to Armenia Up 40% in 2019

The United States Embassy announced that the U.S. Government has further increased assistance funding to Armenia in 2019.  The figure for this year is more than $60 million, which represents a 40% increase over last year’s amount. The funding includes projects managed by not only the Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International ...
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The most effective firefighter in the U.S. SmokeyBear will visit Armenia

YEREVAN, ARMENIA – Smokey Bear, the face of the longest-running public service announcement campaign in United States history, travels to Armenia next week as part of his first-ever trip abroad, continuing his legacy of bringing awareness to unwanted, human-caused fires.  The Smokey Bear wildfire prevention campaign has had a dramatic impact in the United States since its introduction in ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy (Yerevan, Armenia)

October 15, 2019 Location: U.S. Embassy, Isakov Avenue, Yerevan Event: Demonstrations are expected to take place on October 15, 2019 beginning at 12:00PM in relation to events in northern Syria. As of now there is no impact on U.S. Embassy operations. Actions to Take: Avoid the area. Monitor local media for updates. Keep a low ...
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U.S. Department of State Announces Opening of the Registration Period for 2021 Diversity Visa “Green Card” Lottery

Yerevan, Armenia – The U.S. Department of State announces the opening of the registration period for the 2021 Diversity Visa (DV) lottery, also known as the “Green Card Lottery.” The new registration period for DV-2021 opened for electronic entries at noon, Eastern Daylight Time, Wednesday, October 2, 2019, and closes at noon, Eastern Standard Time, ...
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