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  • (from left to right) Reijo Lindroos, Johanna Sumuvuori, Patrick Gayer, and Ambassador Douglas Lute.

    The U.S. Embassy with cooperation from the Atlantic Council of Finland organized a panel discussion entitled “NATO: The Next Era” on October 14, 2014.

  • Assistant Secretary Nuland with Prime Minister Stubb (©Laura Kotila/Prime Minister’s Office)

    On October 9-10, 2014, Assistant Secretary Nuland visited Helsinki where she met with Prime Minister Alexander Stubb to discuss bilateral and regional issues

  • U.S. Ambassador Bruce Oreck and Parliamentarian Mikko Savola, Chair of the Finnish Reservists Association.

    Finnish Reservists Association Touring the Innovation Center

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

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    An Analysis of the 2014 U.S Midterm Elections by Dr. Mark Miller

    Free lecture arranged by the American Resource Center on Monday, November 10, at 17:00. Kaisa Library Auditorium, Fabianinkatu 30, 7th floor. Welcome! (283 kB, PDF) 

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    The ARC Is Inviting Applications for the ARC Grant 2014

    The application period for the American Resource Center's scholarship has now started. Applications are accepted until November 28, 2014. The ARC's annual scholarship provides a grant of 1,000 Euros to support Master’s degree work on studies of the U.S.  

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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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