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  • Black History Month (AP Images)

    Black History Month 2016

    Each February, Black History Month honors the struggles and triumphs of millions of American citizens over the most devastating obstacles — slavery, prejudice, poverty — as well as their contributions...

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  • President Obama's State of the Union

    President Obama's State of the Union

    President Obama delivered his final State of the Union address on January 12th, 2016.

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  • Ambassador Hartley at COE Committee of Ministers 11-04-2015 (DOS)

    Amb Hartley at COE Committee of Ministers

    Ambassador Hartley: "We are proud of our twenty years as an observer, and [...] the U.S. remains deeply committed to working with the COE to promote human rights, the rule of law, and democracy."

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  • DOS logo Please note that the U.S. Consulate General in Strasbourg will be closed on Monday, March 28, 2016 in observance of Easter Monday. In case of an emergency, please contact U.S. Embassy Paris Emergency Services.

Security Message to U.S. Citizens

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    Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Security Situation in France 
    The U.S. Embassy in France informs U.S. citizens that the government of France has extended the State of Emergency through May 26, 2016, which allows the government to prevent the circulation of individuals and to create zones of protection. more

Information on Consular Services

  • DOS Seal Effective from September 15, 2014, the U.S. Consulate General in Strasbourg will provide Consular services on Mondays and Fridays 9:00-13:00. 
    If you need to make an appointment at the U.S. Consulate General in Strasbourg, please send an email to or call 01 43 12 47 11 or 03 88 35 86 15.  More 

Travel to the U.S.

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    Travelers from Visa Waiver Program (VWP) countries, including France, are now required to pay a fee of $14.00 when applying for an Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA).