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United States of America embassies
United States Embassy, London, United Kingdom: +44 20 7499 9000
United States Embassy, Ottawa, Canada: +1 613 688 5335
United States Embassy, Canberra, Australia: +61 2 6214 5600
United States Embassy, Pretoria, South Africa: +27 12 431 4000
United States Embassy, Dublin, Ireland: +353 1 668 8777
United States Embassy, Wellington, New Zealand: +64 4 462 6000
Foreign embassies in United States of America
British Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 588 6500
Embassy of Canada, Washington DC: +1 202 682 1740
Embassy of Australia, Washington DC: +1 202 797 3000
South African Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 232 4400
Embassy of Ireland, Washington DC: +1 202 462 3939
New Zealand Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 328 4800
►See Culture Shock in the USA for what to expect when moving to the States.
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