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Presidential Message on Nowruz, 2019

Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 20, 2019 I send my warmest wishes to those in the United States and around the world observing the ancient holiday of Nowruz. Nowruz is a special time of thanksgiving and celebration for many across western and central Asia, and especially in Iran, to gather and ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Dushanbe, Tajikistan

Location:  Tajikistan, countrywide Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Dushanbe advises all Americans in Tajikistan to be especially vigilant during the upcoming Navruz holiday.  Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) leaders are known to recruit and inspire individuals to conduct spontaneous attacks on anyone who does not adhere to their extreme ideology.   Due to previous ...
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New U.S. Ambassador John Mark Pommersheim Arrives in Dushanbe

Dushanbe, Tajikistan, March 11, 2019 – Ambassador John Mark Pommersheim arrived in Dushanbe on March 10.  Ambassador Pommersheim is honored to serve the United States as the U.S. Ambassador to Tajikistan.  He was sworn in as the United States Ambassador to Tajikistan on February 22, 2019 in Washington, DC. An introductory video from the U.S. Ambassador Pommersheim is ...
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Call for Proposals for 2019 Central Asian Media Exchange Program

The U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan is requesting one-page project proposals from TV stations and production companies for the 2019 Central Asian Media Exchange (CAMEX) program.  The program will send Central Asian TV stations and TV production studio crews to the United States for a two-week period to film original documentaries and news features on jointly planned ...
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Fulbright Foreign Student Program (2020–2021 Academic Year)

The Fulbright Foreign Student Program provides opportunities to graduate students and young professionals to earn a Master’s degree in the U.S. universities beginning in academic year 2020-2021. Eligible Fields of Study: The Fulbright Foreign Student Program is open to all fields of study, with the exception of medical sciences. Eligibility: • Applicants must be citizens ...
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