We collect no personal information about you when you
visit our site unless you choose to provide this
information to us.
However, we do automatically collect and store the name
of the domain from which you access the Internet (.com,
.edu, etc.); the date and time you access our site; and
the Internet address of the website (such as a search
engine or referring page) from which you reached our
We use the information we collect to count the number of
visitors to the different pages on our site, and to help
us make our site more useful to visitors like you.
If You Send Us E-mail
You may choose to provide us with personal information,
as in e-mail with a comment or question.
We use the information to improve our service to you or
to respond to your request. Sometimes we forward your
e-mail to other U.S. government agencies who may be
better able to help you. Except for authorized law
enforcement investigations, we do not share our e-mail
with any other outside organizations.
Links to External Websites
Our website has many links to other U.S. agencies,
embassies, multilateral organizations, and private
organizations in both the United States and other
nations. When you follow a link to another site, you are
no longer on our site and are subject to the privacy
policy of the new site.
Every effort is made to provide accurate and complete
information. However, we cannot guarantee that there
will be no errors. With respect to documents and
information on this web site, neither the embassy nor
its employees or contractors make any warranty,
expressed or implied, including the warranties of
merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose
with respect to documents available
from this web site.
Additionally, the embassy assumes no legal liability for
the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any
information, product, or process disclosed herein and
does not represent that use of such information,
product, or process would not infringe on privately
For site security purposes and to ensure that this
service remains available to all users, the State
Department uses software programs to monitor network
traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or
change information or otherwise cause damage.
Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change
information on this service are strictly prohibited and
may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
of 1986. Information also may be used for authorized law
enforcement investigations. Except for the above
purposes, no other attempts are made to identify
individual users or their usage habits.
Unauthorized attempts to upload information and/or
change information on these web sites are strictly
prohibited and are subject to prosecution under the
Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and Title 18 U.S.C.
Sec.1001 and 1030.
Our commitment to you is that we stand
behind our work.
The years may come and go, but at
we are here for as long as you need us.