News & Events

Embassy Supports War Crimes Training

As part of U.S. support for building capacity within Montenegro’s criminal justice system, the Embassy’s Rule of Law Program supported the Center for Training in the Judiciary and State Prosecution in convening a practice-based training on war crimes in Bar July 16-17, 2022.  The workshop brought together regional and international experts to share lessons learned ...
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U.S. Coast Guard Recognizes Local Company for Joining Global Safety Network

U.S. Coast Guard International Port Security Liaison Jonna Clouse presented Dejan Ivovic, the Executive Director of MonteMast with an Automated Mutual-Assistance Vessel Rescue System (AMVER) certificate in Kotor on June 15, 2022.  Mastermind Shipmanagement and their local affiliate MonteMast were recognized for their invaluable support for the AMVER system, which has been saving lives at ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Podgorica, Montenegro (June 13, 2022) Location: Countrywide Event:  As of June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded.  As of 12:01 a.m. on June 12, 2022, ...
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Ambassador Reinke Meets Ukrainian Refugees in Bar

During her visit to Bar on June 7, 2022, Ambassador Reinke joined Ukrainian Chargé Nataliya Fiyalka, Red Cross of Montenegro Secretary General Jelena Dubak, UNHCR Representative Jean Yves Bouchardy, and Deputy Mayor Ms. Tanja Spičanović in a meeting with Ukrainian refugees.  Their stories of great loss and suffering clearly show the human cost of the ...
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NDI Conference in Support of Montenegro’s participation in the Open Government Partnership

In her opening remarks at an event organized by the National Democratic Institute on June 7, 2022 to support Montenegro’s participation in the Open Government Partnership (OGP), Ambassador Reinke highlighted the value of the platform in advocating and tracking the implementation of concrete reform commitments in key areas of focus for Montenegro’s EU accession process ...
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