News & Events

Remarks by Deputy Chief of Mission Kristina Kvien at a Swearing-In Ceremony for Peace Corps Volunteers

October 16, 2019 Hello, good afternoon, everybody.  It is a real pleasure and honor to be here. You know, this is the favorite thing [for] me and my colleagues in the Embassy to do every year, because it’s so fun to see the volunteers, the host families, and all the people that make the Peace ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Kyiv, Ukraine (October 14, 2019)

Location: Shevchenko Park to Maidan Nezalezhnosty, Ukraine Event: On October 14, there are plans for a large protest, which coincides with the celebration of Ukrainian Defenders Day.  The protest is currently scheduled to begin at Shevchenko Park (across from the University) at approximately 1600 and then move to Independence square (Maidan Nezalezhnosty).  Over 5,000 individuals are ...
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Opening Remarks by Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. William Taylor at a Public Talk with U.S. Astronaut Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper

October 11, 2019 Dobriy vechir!  [Good evening!]  I’m very pleased to be here.  I understand that for those who want it, there is interpretation.  Is that right, everybody can understand what I’m saying?  Everybody’s good, okay.  Welcome to America House.  I am so pleased to be here, with Captain Stefanyshyn-Piper, who was last here – no, ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Consular Visit to Odesa on Tuesday, October 15

Event:  A U.S. consular officer will visit Odesa in the evening on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 to provide routine consular services to U.S. citizens. The consular officer will be able to provide limited citizen services on-site.  These include  notary services  and acceptance of  passport  and  Consular Report of Birth Abroad  applications.  In addition to any required documents listed on our  website , please make sure you have photocopies of all ...
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Remarks by Deputy Chief of Mission Kristina Kvien at the Ministry of Interior Forum “The Feat Knows No Gender”

October 10, 2019 Good morning everybody. It’s a great pleasure and honor to be here today among so many impressive women and men here in this event. First of all, I’d just like to say I’ve been here in Ukraine for a little over four months, and just in the time I’ve been here, I ...
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