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National Park Service Celebrates 100 Years in 2016

On August 25th, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the act creating the National Park Service (NPS) with the purpose of conserving nature remarkable sites “by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations.”  Thus, 2016 marks the 100th anniversary of the NPS, a federal program designed to protect diverse sites ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration in front of the U.S. Consulate February 17, 2016

U.S. Consulate General Krakow February 12, 2016 The U.S. Consulate General in Krakow informs U.S. citizens that an anti-U.S. demonstration will take place in front of the U.S. Consulate building in Krakow at Ulica Stolarska 9 on February 17, 2016 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm.  The police expect up to 70 participants. Protestors plan to march ...
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Assistant Secretary Nuland Travels to Warsaw, Munich, and Tirana

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC February 10, 2016 On February 10, Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland will travel to Warsaw, Poland, to meet with senior government officials, political party leaders, and members of civil society and the think tank community to discuss a broad range of ...
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Consulate Krakow: Pol/Econ Officer Andrew Caruso Speaks at Tarnobrzeg School

Political-Economic Officer Andrew Caruso gave a speech on New York City to middle-school students who participated in the Manhattan: 3 Dimensions competition in Tarnobrzeg, south-east Poland.  The February 4th event marked the end of a school semester-long competition covering three disciplines: information and multimedia, art and geography, and literature.  The contest originated by a teacher of ...
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American Troops Meet Residents of Toruń

On Saturday, February 6, 2016, at 10:30 AM, American Army troops from the 2nd Cavalry Regiment met with residents of Toruń at the New Market Square.  Toruń residents were able to talk to American soldiers and see American military equipment up-close, including M777 Howitzers, Humvees and support vehicles.  Polish soldiers from the Artillery and Armored Training ...
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