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  • Young Ambassadors 2015

    Congratulations to these youngsters for making it to this year’s Young Ambassadors program. We are certain that an amazing summer is waiting for you in the U.S.!

  • Youth Alumni at Icebreaker Urho

    Arctic conference gathers youth alumni at the U.S. Embassy

  • Ambassador Oreck and students from the Young Ambassadors Program.

    Students from the Young Ambassadors Program were among the many guests to say thank you and farewell to U.S. Ambassador Bruce J. Oreck at his farewell reception.

  • Innovation Center

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

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  • Translator Liesl Yamaguchi
    How “Tuntematon sotilas” Became “Unknown Soldiers”

    The American Resource Center had the pleasure of hosting a lecture by translator Liesl Yamaguchi at Helsinki University Library on April 28. Liesl's translation of Väinö Linna's “Tuntematon sotilas” was published on April 30th. 

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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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