News & Announcements

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News Release-Consulate General in Portland visits Idaho

Mon, Apr 8, 2019

President Panuelo Signs National Declaration Placing the Entire Federated States of Micronesia under a State of National Public Health Emergency in Connection with the COVID-19 Pandemic; Former Declaration Revoked, Travel Restrictions Reinstated

Sat, Mar 14, 2020 Tue, Mar 17, 2020

EAD Instruction Sheet

Tue, Jan 12, 2021

FSM Passport Application Form and Instructions

Tue, Apr 11, 2017

FSM National Government Begins COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign for Frontline Workers; President Panuelo Takes Vaccine to Build Trust & Confidence

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Mon, Jan 4, 2021 Mon, Jan 4, 2021

President Panuelo Meets Congressman Rob Bishop, Discusses Compact Provisions; then Meets Senator Lisa Murkowski, Thanks Her for COFA Veterans Review Act

Washington, D.C., May 23, 2019 –As part of his continuing heavy engagement schedule to best represent the interests of the citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), President David W. Panuelo met with multiple lawmakers of the United States Congress on Capitol Hill today.

Fri, May 24, 2019 Fri, May 24, 2019

Pacific Island nationals in Washington could get health coverage help

8 Mar 2017 - Micronesian, Marshallese and Palauan nationals who live in Washington might see increased state support of their health insurance, as a bill winds its way through the Washington state legislature this session.

The Seatle GlobalistWed, Mar 8, 2017 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

Address by H. E. David W. Panuelo On the Occasion of the 34th Day of FSM Independence

Click the large video image below for H.E. David W. Panuelo's 34th FSM Independence Day Address. The transcript of the address is below the video.

My fellow Micronesians,

Office of the President of the Federated States of MicronesiaTue, Nov 3, 2020 Tue, Nov 3, 2020

President Panuelo & Vice President George Receive Ambassador Cantor, $7,700,000 via an Act Demonstrating that the United States CARES for the FSM-US Enduring Partnership

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Office of the President of the Federated States of MicronesiaThu, Apr 30, 2020 Thu, Apr 30, 2020

New FSM Ambassador to the United States of America

Palikir, Pohnpei, 10 Jan 2017 – A brief ceremony was held on January 9th at the President’s Office in Palikir for the swearing in of Ambassador-designate Akillino H. Susaia as the next Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) Ambassador to the United States of America.

Office of the President of the Federated States of MicronesiaTue, Jan 10, 2017 Tue, Jan 10, 2017

FSM Joint National Inauguration Ceremony Livestream

The Joint National Inauguration Ceremony will be livestreamed, with the program proper starting at 10:00am today July 29 2019 PONT. The link is here and already live.

Click here to access the Inaugural Address of His Excellency David W. Panuelo, Ninth President of the Federated States of Micronesia.

Office of the President of the Federated States of MicronesiaSun, Jul 28, 2019 Mon, Jul 29, 2019

FSM President Peter Christian's Address to the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly

Statement Summary:

General Assembly of the United NationsThu, Sep 27, 2018 Mon, Nov 19, 2018

Congressman Young Sends Two Bills to the President’s Desk

Today, with Senate approval two of Alaska Congressman Don Young’s bills are going to the President’s desk for signature. Congressman Young introduced H.R. 1417, the National Law Enforcement Museum Exhibits Act, and H.R. 3398, the REAL ID Act Modification for Freely Associated States Act, during the 115th Congress.

U.S. Congressman Don Young's WebsiteThu, Dec 6, 2018 Mon, Dec 10, 2018

ENR Reviews U.S. Interests in the Freely Associated States

(U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources – Tue, Jul 23, 2019) U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, today chaired a hearing to examine U.S. interests in the Freely Associated States (FAS), which include the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, and the Republic of Palau. Relations between the U.S. and FAS began during World War II, when the United States ended Japanese occupation of the region.

U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural ResourcesTue, Jul 23, 2019 Thu, Jul 25, 2019

Full Committee Hearing on the Freely Associated States

Full video of the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources hearing held on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT in Room 366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural ResourcesTue, Jul 23, 2019 Thu, Jul 25, 2019

Micronesia - President Addresses General Debate, 74th Session

26 Sep 2019 - David Panuelo, President and Head of Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, addresses the general debate of the 74th Session of the General Assembly of the UN (New York, 24 – 30 September 2019).

United NationsThu, Sep 26, 2019 Fri, Sep 27, 2019

Micronesia - President Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

25 Sep 2020 - David Panuelo, President and Head of Government of the Federated States of Micronesia, addresses the general debate of the 75th Session of the General Assembly of the UN (New York, 22 – 29 September 2020).

United NationsFri, Sep 25, 2020 Sat, Sep 26, 2020