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U.S. Embassy Launches Restoration of Bastogne’s Mardasson Memorial

October 1, 2019 – To mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge, the sacrifices of American armed forces during World War II, and the generosity of the Belgian people, the U.S. Embassy to the Kingdom of Belgium announced the launch of a project to restore the Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne, Belgium. U.S. ...
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2019-2020 Game Changers Program

Secondary schools from all over Belgium now can apply for the 2019-2020 Game Changers negotiation skills, leadership and exchange program! Through workshops, students will learn negotiation skills and connect with students from another commune/region, language community and background. The program is conducted in English and run by PATHWAYS in partnership with Scholengroep Brussel, KBR-the Royal ...
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Ambassador Gidwitz Remarks in Monceau-Imbrechies

Ambassador Gidwitz’s Remarks 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Belgium Monceau-Imbrechies Monday, September 2, 2019   Mr. Mayor, members of the city council, veterans, service members, dear friends – It’s truly an honor to be here today to commemorate the liberation of Belgium 75 years ago and to remember all those who fought and died ...
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Ambassador Gidwitz remarks at 75th anniversary of the Liberation of Mons

Ambassador Gidwitz’s remarks 75th anniversary of the Liberation of Mons in the Second World War Sunday, September 1, 2019 Chers Montois et Chères Montoises, c’est un grand honneur d’être parmi vous aujourd’hui. I’d like to thank Mayor Martin, the City of Mons, the War Heritage Institute, our friends from SHAPE, and all the museum staff ...
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