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Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program

The Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program brings accomplished Tunisian scholars to the United States to conduct advanced research, lecture, or pursue combined lecturing and research at a U.S. university for a period of up to one academic year. Eligible applicants must: Have a doctoral degree or equivalent professional training or experience at the time of application ...
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Statement by Secretary Pompeo On the Occasion of Ramadan

 STATEMENT BY SECRETARY POMPEO May 15, 2018 On the Occasion of Ramadan On behalf of the United States Department of State, I offer best wishes to Muslims around the world for a peaceful and blessed Ramadan. For those observing this month, it is a time of reverence, generosity, and spiritual introspection.  Ramadan is also a cherished ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Tunis

Location: Tunis Event: Demonstrations are taking place in Tunis in response to the relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel on May 14.  Some of these protests may have the potential to become violent. Actions to take: Keep a low profile. Be aware of your surroundings. Avoid crowds. Review your personal security plans.  Additional Information: ...
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Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Program

The U.S. Embassy in Tunisia is pleased to announce the availability of Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) scholarships for academic year 2019-2020. The FLTA program is a nine-month, non-degree experience for early career teachers.  FLTA participants teach Arabic at colleges and universities in the United States while simultaneously taking courses in American culture.  Teachers ...
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U.S. Ambassador’s Remarks at the National Museum of Islamic Civilization and Art

Thank you to Minister of Culture Dr. Mohamed Zine El Abidine for your kind invitation to attend this ceremony and share this project with you.  And thank you also to Governor Hamdi for your warm hospitality in this significant and historic city.  Finally, I want to give my thanks to Mr. Faouzi Mahfoudh, General Director ...
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