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  • Embassy celebrates as America turns 239

    Embassy celebrates as America turns 239

    On July 2, the U.S. Embassy hosted more than 800 guests, including Caribbean prime ministers, and other key Mission contacts, as America celebrated its 239th anniversary of independence.

  • Embassy facilitates training exercises.

    Embassy facilitates training exercises.

    The Embassy, via the International Criminal Investigative Training Assistance Program (ICITAP), hosted meetings aimed to facilitate exchange and development with the Regional Security System.

  • USNS Comfort to host health mission

    USNS Comfort to host health mission

    Dominicans will be provided with healthcare and other humanitarian services courtesy of the USNS Comfort, a U.S. Navy hospital ship, which will visit the island from July 27 to August 7.

  • Denton shipment delivered to St. Kitts

    Denton shipment delivered to St. Kitts

    USAID, through the Denton program, delivered a humanitarian assistance shipment to St. Kitts & Nevis. It consisted of cycling items donated by Community Bikes, an NGO based in Hamilton, New York.


Embassy News

  • Reduced Availability of U.S. Citizen Services at U.S. Embassy Grenada Starting July 17, 2015

    Effective July 17, U.S. Embassy Grenada will offer limited consular services to U.S. citizens resident in or visiting Grenada. Adult U.S. citizens who are renewing their 10-year-validity passports may continue to submit their applications directly to U.S. Embassy Grenada and book appointments via our main number (473-444-1174/75) or by emailing 

  • U.S. Embassy Science Superhero Contest Winner Off to Anime Midwest 2015

    Grenadian Alleyne Gulston traveled to the United States this month as the winner of U.S. Embassy Bridgetown’s Science Superhero Contest. Gulston is the Creative Director at AllyDay Creative Projects in Grenada. As the grand prize winner he, and a guest, attended the 2015 Anime Midwest convention from July 3-5 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare and Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois. 

  • U.S. Embassy Bridgetown Celebrates the United States of America’s 239th Anniversary of Independence

    On July 2, jubilation filled the air at the U.S. Embassy as more than 800 guests, including Caribbean prime ministers, Barbados government ministers, members of the diplomatic corps, prominent business people, clergy, and key Mission contacts, came to toast America on her 239th anniversary of independence.  

  • United States Sends Humanitarian Assistance to St. Kitts and Nevis

    On Saturday, June 13, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), through the Denton program, delivered a humanitarian assistance shipment to St. Kitts and Nevis valued at USD$31,000. Community Bikes, a not-for-profit organization based in Hamilton, New York, donated the shipment that included bicycles and helmets for use by the St. Kitts Ministry of Youth’s “Cycle through Success” program. 

  • U.S. Embassy Bridgetown Hosts Roots of Gospel Music lecture

    On June 3, at the Sealy African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church in Collymore Rock, St. Michael, U.S. Ambassador to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the OECS, Larry Palmer led audience members in the hymn, “A Charge to Keep I Have.” The occasion was the free public lecture on the Roots of Gospel Music, which was hosted by U.S. Embassy Bridgetown and presented by Public Affairs Officer (PAO) Yolonda Kerney, former music historian at the Library of Congress.  

Ambassador Larry L. Palmer

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    Secure Seas

    Secure Seas is a maritime security assistance initiative that aims to bolster the capabilities of Eastern Caribbean nations to deter threats associated with Transnational Organized Crime.  The program, managed by U.S. Southern Command, provides boats, communications systems and training to nine Caribbean nations.

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