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    Welcome US Meat Party

    On July 18, the Welcome US Meat party – a festive promotion of high-quality American pork and veal – was held in the chic Vladivostok restaurant “KITCHEN”. The event was co-organized by the U.S. Meat Export Federation...

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    Baseball Clinics for Vladivostok Children

    On June 29 – July 6 Nick Cappuccilli, a staff coach of Lifeletics Baseball Training Facility from Huntington Beach, California, conducted an intensive Sports Diplomacy program in Vladivostok.

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    Consul General Visits Yakutsk

    On June 25-30, 2014 Consul General Erik Holm-Olsen made his first visit to Yakutsk, the capital of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).

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    A+ for U.S. Consulate-Lingua Plus Talent Contest

    U.S. Consulate Vladivostok and Lingua Plus, a language and culture learning center in the city of Artem, co-organized a talent show, which took place on June 23 in Artem. Over 200 children of ages 7 to 16 sang, acted and recited poetry in English...

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  • Consular Database Outage

    The Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs is currently experiencing technical problems with our passport/visa system. This issue is worldwide and is not specific to any particular country, citizenship document, or visa category. We apologize to applicants who are experiencing delays or are unable to obtain a passport, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, or visa at this time. We are working urgently to correct the problem and expect our system to be fully operational again soon.  We will be posting updates to Travel.State.Gov as more information becomes available. »

  • Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Consular Agency Closure

    The Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk consular agency will be closed from Wednesday, July 2, 2014 and reopen on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. If you need assistance, please contact the U.S. Consulate General in Vladivostok at +7 423 230 0070 or via email at vladcons@state.gov. If you are a U.S. citizen and have an after-hours emergency, please contact the Consulate’s duty officer at +7 914 791 0067. 

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    Happy Young Ambassadors to Participate in Exchange Program

    Eleven young, cheerful students from throughout the Russian Far East came to the U.S. Consulate on July 24, 2014 to obtain their visas for their 2014-2015 academic year of study in U.S. high schools under the FLEX (Future Leaders Exchange) program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. 

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    Welcome to America!: Consul General Hosts Information Session for Travel Agents

    Consul General Erik Holm-Olsen hosted a VisitUSA event in Vladivostok on July 9th. Travel agents from the Russian Far East received information about U.S. destinations and the U.S. tourism industry. 

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    American, Russian Colleagues from Cold War-Era Joint Fishing Venture Reconnect

    A group of five Americans who founded and managed a Soviet-American fishing joint venture from the late 1970s to 2001 returned to the Russian Far East to reconnect with their Russian colleagues and retell their little-known, fascinating story of a joint fishing venture during the height of the Cold War.  

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