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Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Seoul Telephone Outage

U.S. Embassy Seoul is experiencing a telephone outage and currently cannot receive incoming calls. We are working to resolve this as quickly as possible. We do not have an estimate for when phone service will be restored. If you cannot reach the American Citizens Services unit by phone about an emergency involving a U.S. citizen, ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Korea Electronic Travel Authorization Required as of September 1

July 20, 2021 Starting September 1, 2021, U.S. citizens traveling to Korea must have a valid visa or an approved Korea Electronic Travel Authorization (K-ETA) to enter Korea. Most U.S. passport holders traveling to Korea for tourism or business purposes for less than 90 days can obtain a K-ETA. Apply at the K-ETA website for ...
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Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Trilateral Meeting with Japanese Vice Foreign Minister Mori and Republic of Korea First Vice Foreign Minister Choi

OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON JULY 20, 2021 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman met with Japanese Vice Foreign Minister Mori Takeo and Republic of Korea First Vice Foreign Minister Choi Jong Kun today in Tokyo. During the meeting, the Deputy Secretary and the two vice foreign ...
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Grant Opportunity (PD-SEOUL-FY21-04)

Funding Opportunity Title: Exploring American Values Exchange Program Funding Opportunity Number: PD-SEOUL-FY21-04 Deadline for Applications: August 23, 2021, 11:59 p.m. GMT+9 Assistance Listing Number: 19.040 – Public Diplomacy Programs Total Amount Available: $150,000 This notice is subject to availability of funding. The U.S. Embassy Seoul of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition ...
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