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  • U.S. Embassy Once Again Participates in Ashgabat International Book Fair (Photo: U.S. Embassy Ashgabat)

    U.S. Embassy Once Again Participates in Ashgabat International Book Fair (Photo: U.S. Embassy Ashgabat)

  • Meet the new Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Paul Poletes

    Meet the new Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Paul Poletes

  • Remarks by Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Rosenblum at Ashgabat Media Event (Photo: U.S. Embassy Ashgabat)

    Remarks by Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Rosenblum at Ashgabat Media Event (Photo: U.S. Embassy Ashgabat)

  • Join us for culture presentations, workshops, English conversation practice and 3D film screenings. Learn more about these programs from our IRC October Calendar.

    Join us for culture presentations, workshops, English conversation practice and 3D film screenings. Learn more about these programs from our IRC October Calendar.

Latest Embassy Headlines

  • U.S. Embassy Provides English Language Training to Local Law Enforcement

    Ashgabat, October 1, 2014 – A group of 22 government officials graduated today from the U.S. State Department's "English Language Training for Law Enforcement Officials" program. This year’s graduates include participants from Turkmenistan's Ministries of Internal Affairs and Justice, Supreme Court, Prosecutor General’s Office, the State Customs, Border, and Migration Services, and the Service to Protect the Security of a Healthy Society.  

  • U.S. Embassy Convenes Turkmenistan Academics to Enhance Trade Education

    Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, September 22, 2014 – Today, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Government of Turkmenistan and with the support of the Chevron Corporation, started a week-long training course on “Improving Trade Policy Curriculum.” 

  • Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Moves to Complete Restoration of Ysmamyt-Ata Complex

    Ashgabat, September 18, 2014 – Today, the U.S. Embassy in Turkmenistan is organizing a ceremony to recognize the local winner of the 2014 Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) grants competition. The event will officially award the Turkmenistan Institute of History a $95,753 grant, which will be used to carry out the third and final phase of a project focusing on the study, restoration, and conservation of the Ysmamyt-Ata Monument complex, located in the Dashoguz region. 

  • Conservation Specialist Conducts Workshops for Institute of Manuscripts of Turkmenistan

    Ashgabat, September 8, 2014 – Ms. Yasmeen Khan, a Senior Rare Book Conservator from the Library of Congress of the United States, will work with conservators from Turkmenistan’s Ministry of Culture and Academy of Sciences’ Manuscripts Institute from September 8-17, 2014. 

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