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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Large-Scale Protest at Ohnoyama Park in Naha on June 19

This message is being issued to alert U.S. citizens living in or traveling to Japan that the Embassy has received information that on Sunday, June 19, 2016, a large-scale protest and rally is planned at the Ohnoyama General Athletic Field at the Ohnoyoma Park and sports complex in central Naha, Okinawa. According to information received, ...
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Ambassador Caroline Kennedy Participates in CULCON Meeting in Tokyo

Ambassador Caroline Kennedy participated in the 27th plenary meeting of the United States-Japan Conference on Cultural and Educational Interchange (CULCON) today in Tokyo. During the program, Ambassador Kennedy accepted an invitation to serve as an honorary member of CULCON. She lauded the binational organization for its leadership in promoting educational exchange between the United States ...
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Travel Alert – Hurricane and Typhoon Season 2016

The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the Hurricane and Typhoon Seasons in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico. Hurricane and Typhoon Season lasts through November 2016, though most tropical cyclones typically develop between May and October. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recommends that those in ...
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