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  • Building of the U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. (State Dept. Photo)

    Embassy Closed on Monday, May 25, 2015

    The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras will be closed for business on Monday, May 25, 2015, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. The Embassy will resume normal operations at its regular schedule on Tuesday, May 26.

  • Visitors to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC, sometimes leave personal momentos near the names of their loved ones. (Photo by Carol M. Highsmith)

    Memorial Day: Reflection and Celebration

    Of the two official U.S. holidays recogniz­ing the commitment of members of America's military services, Memorial Day honors those who lost their lives while defending their country. The holiday is observed on the last Monday of May, establishing Memorial Day weekend as the unofficial beginning of summer.

  • Idaho, Jan. 21, 2015. Posing for a photo with kids at Boise Airport. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

    50 States in 6 Years: Obama Reaches Milestone

    With his visit to South Dakota on Air Force One, President Obama has become only the fourth president to visit every U.S. state during his term.

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  • GIST Tech-I 2015

    Honduran Semi-Finalists in Global Competition

    Two Hondurans have been selected as semi-finalists in the Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST Tech-I) Competition, a Department of State initiative that brings together Science &Technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship to strengthen the entrepreneurial spirit.

  • Logo of the U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.

    Honduras and the United States in Joint Exercise

    The United States and Honduras will take part in a joint exercise, Fused Response, over three weeks in May in various locations across Honduras. The exercise supports bilateral cooperation and coordination involving civilian and military personnel from both countries.

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  • QVLN & OVEOUS.
    QVLN & OVEOUS visited Honduras

    Invited by the U.S. Embassy in Honduras, QVLN & OVEOUS toured Honduras from April 29 to May 6, 2015. QVLN & OVEOUS represent a melding of cultural and musical influences by two incredible artists: Quetzal Guerrero (QVLN), who picked up the violin at age four and hasn’t put it down since, and OVEOUS, a lyricist whose words have touched millions of people worldwide.  Photo Gallery: QVLN & OVEOUS visited Honduras »

  • Logo of the U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    Embassy Marked Earth Day with Information Fair

    On April 24, the U.S. Embassy, in partnership with Cascadas Mall, sponsored its 2015 Earth Day Fair. The event took place from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Second Floor of the Cascadas Mall complex and was free and open to the public. 

  • Ambassador James D. Nealon. (Archive, State Dept. Photo)
    Op-Ed by Ambassador Nealon on Earth Day

    In an op-ed to commemorate Earth Day, Ambassador Nealon said, "Together, we can leave this world a better place to our children. This Earth Day, I ask you to take five minutes to think about the little –and big– things you can do to help protect our home: planet earth." 

  • Ambassador James Nealon unveils a plaque during a ceremony of donation of facilities and equipment to the Comision Permanente de Contingencias (COPECO). (State Dept. Photo)
    U.S. Donates Disaster Relief Facilities and Equipment

    The U.S. government is donating three disaster relief warehouses, an emergency operations center and first responder equipment to Honduras as part of a U.S. military-managed effort to contribute to the region's disaster relief preparedness. 

  • Logo of the U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    Statement on U.S. - Honduras Joint Exercise

    The U.S. is requesting permission from the Government of Honduras to carry out a joint exercise between a group of U.S. Marines and Honduran counterparts, as part of our collaboration on natural disaster preparedness as well as our work in the ongoing fight against drug trafficking and organized crime. 

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