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Secretary Pompeo Meets With Icelandic Foreign Minister Þórðarson

Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State of the United States, and Guðlaugur Þór Þórðarson, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Iceland, met in Washington, D.C. on January 7, 2019, and issued the following joint statement: The United States and Iceland have for decades enjoyed a very close relationship including in security and defense, Arctic affairs, trade ...
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U.S.-Iceland Student Exchange Continues to Grow

The number of Americans studying in Iceland increased 52.9 percent from the previous year, according to the latest Open Doors Report from the Institute of International Education (IIE) and the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational Affairs. More than 1,000 Americans studied in Iceland in 2017, nearly quadruple the total from 2011, according to ...
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Arts Envoy Visits Iceland

The U.S. Embassy in Iceland recently had the pleasure of welcoming current Department of State Arts Envoy, and former U.S. Arctic Youth Ambassador, Byron Nicholai to Iceland.  Byron, a singer, dancer, and musician from Toksook Bay, Alaska, is a member of the Yup’ik indigenous community.  He has performed at the White House and at concerts ...
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Athugið námsmenn!

Athugið námsmenn! Nú styttist í að skólar hefjist í Bandaríkjunum og margir á seinstu forvöð að verða sér útum vegabréfsáritanir, því viljum við árétta að ferlið til að óska eftir flýtimeðferð sé eftirfarandi: Gakktu úr skugga um að þú hafi fengið I-20/DS2019 eyðublaðið sent frá skólanum. Borgaðu SEVIS gjaldið – https://www.ice.gov/sevis/i901 Fylltu út DS-160 – https://ceac.state.gov/genniv/ Bókaðu ...
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