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  • Ambassador Robert P. Jackson in Seychelles

    Ambassador Robert P. Jackson in Seychelles

    Ambassador Robert P. Jackson visited Seychelles where he led a discussion with Seychellois media in the presence of Ambassador Shari Villarosa and Political Officer Maroof Ahmed. Photo Courtesy: The Victoria Times.

  • Cutlass Express 2013

    Closing ceremony of Cutlass Express 2013

    November 18, 2013: During the closing ceremony of Cutlass Express 2013 Capt. Guy D. Jackson, Exercise Director, recognizes the teamwork of East African Standby Force boarding team members. Exercise Cutlass Express 2013 is a multinational maritime exercise in the waters off East Africa to improve cooperation.

  • Cutlass Express 2013

    Sailors at a local orphanage in Victoria

    November 18, 2013: Sailors participating in exercise Cutlass Express 2013 passed out stuffed animals donated by a non-profit organization to girls at a local orphanage in Victoria, Seychelles.

  • Cutlass Express 2013

    Cutlass Express 2013

    Boarding team members from the Seychelles Coast Guard and Petty Officer 2nd Class John A. Wilcox, U.S. Navy Maritime Interdiction Operations expert, are conducting a drill that will help participating forces combat illegal fishing during the preparatory phase of Cutlass Express 2013 on a Seychelles Coast Guard base.

  • Independence Day 2013

    U.S. Independence Day celebration

    Cmdr. Gregory Blyden, commanding officer of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) and Shari Villarosa, U.S. Ambassador to Seychelles and Mauritius, cut a cake during a reception to celebrate the U.S. Independence Day celebration aboard Carter Hall.


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  • Statement of G-7 Leaders on Ukraine

    We, the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission, call on the Russian Federation to cease all efforts to change the status of Crimea contrary to Ukrainian law and in violation of international law. We call on the Russian Federation to immediately halt actions supporting a referendum on the territory of Crimea regarding its status, in direct violation of the Constitution of Ukraine.  

  • $100 note redesigned
    The redesigned $100 note: Easy to use, hard to counterfeit

    The redesigned $100 note will be issued on October 8, 2013. It will begin circulating across the US and around the world in the weeks and months that follow. It is not necessary to trade in your older-design notes for new ones. This $100 note was redesigned to protect your money by staying ahead of counterfeiters. More than a decade of research went into the redesigned note’s security features. The redesigned $100 notes are easy to authenticate. Over than the watermark, look for two new security features: a 3D security ribbon and the bell in the Inkwell. For more information, click   here »


  • State of the Union 2014

Contact Information

  • U.S. Consular Agency Victoria, Seychelles
    U.S. Consular Agency Victoria, Seychelles

    For American Citizen Services, please contact the U.S. Consular Agency in Victoria, Mahé, via email at or on (248) 422 52 56 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:30 to 12:30.

Holiday Closure

  • Labor Day
    Thursday, May 1, 2014
    The U.S. Embassy will be closed on that day. For other holidays observed, please consult the full holiday listing.

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