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  • The F-35 Lightning II Cockpit Demonstrator at the Embassy.

    The F-35 Lightning II Cockpit Demonstrator Landed in the U.S. Embassy Helsinki

  • Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann with Ambassador Oreck, Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja, and Kalle Könkkölä.

    Visit of Judith Heumann, U.S. State Department Special Advisor for Disability Rights.

  • DCM Elbow with visitors from Oracle.

    DCM Susan Elbow welcomed Oracle participants at the IC for a presentation on the latest innovations and news on digitalization that will change the way we think.

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    Innovation Center is the First U.S. State Department Building to Receive LEED Platinum Certification

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    New Appointment and Document Delivery Service For the Visa Section

    The Embassy of the United States of America in Finland is transitioning to a new appointment and document delivery service for the visa section. This system is being implemented at U.S. Embassies worldwide. The new process is easier and more convenient, and all services are included in the visa application fee.  Read more »

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    Affordable Care Act and U.S. Citizens Abroad

    What are the implications of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) for U.S. citizens residing abroad? U.S. citizens living abroad are generally subject to the same individual shared responsibility provision as U.S. citizens living in the United States. Please click the link above to read more. 

  • Can my same sex spouse qualify for a visa?
    Can my same sex spouse qualify for a visa?

    Please review the FAQs on U.S. Visas for Same Sex Spouses for additional questions 

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