FSM Presidents Day and Thanksgiving Day Message

We celebrate the FSM Presidents Day in honor of all FSM Presidents, past and present.  It is fitting as well that here in the U.S., we celebrate Thanksgiving Day.  And so, we offer our deep appreciations for all that our Presidents have done as stewards of our young Nation.  To all...

REAL ID Roll Out

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT REAL ID Roll OutPublic Announcement No. 22-03November 17, 2022This public announcement serves to inform citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia, FSM of the U.S. Government's REAL ID implementation scheduled to roll out next year commencing on the 3rd of May. Additional information and details of the REAL ID...

SAIS Pacific Fellowship Flyer

The U.S.–Pacific Institute for Rising Leaders Fellowship, announced by the White House in conjunction with the first-ever U.S.–Pacific Island Country Summit in September 2022, will bring mid-career leaders from Pacific Island countries and territories to the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington for a four-week leadership...

Public Announcement Regarding the Passing of Jacob Nena

Following the Presidential Proclamation on 07 July 2022 by H.E. David W. Panuelo, President of the Federated States of Micronesia, regarding the passing of President Jacob Nena, 4th President of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), it is with sadness and heartfelt sympathies that the Embassy of the Federated States...

Following Palau’s Leadership, FSM to Join Alliance of Countries for a Deep-Sea Mining Moratorium; President Panuelo to Solicit Members of Pacific Islands Forum to Oppose Deep-Sea Mining

PALIKIR, Pohnpei—On July 10th, 2022, His Excellency David W. Panuelo—President of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM)—announced that the Nation will join the Alliance of Countries for a Deep-Sea Mining Moratorium. Originally launched by the Republic of Palau on the margins of the 2nd United Nations Oceans Conference, in partnership...

The Federated States of Micronesia Mourns the Loss of Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe & Re-emphasizes Its Commitments to a Free & Open Indo-Pacific

PALIKIR, Pohnpei—The People & Government of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) have a Kizuna (special bond) with the People & Government of Japan, formed over 100 years of people-to-people relations and formal diplomatic relations since August 5th, 1988. A significant minority of Micronesians have blood and romantic ties to...

FSM Repatriation Flights Scheduled for July; Government Solicits Citizens’ Comments Regarding Proposed Regulation Implementing Healthy Border Protection Act

July 5, 2022 PALIKIR, Pohnpei—The COVID-19 Task Force of the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) has announced the intended dates for regularly scheduled repatriation flights for the month of July 2022. Additionally, the Secretary of the Department of Health & Social Affairs has completed a proposed Permanent Regulation Implementing Public...

July 4th Message from the Embassy

The Embassy of the Federated States in Micronesia (FSM) in Washington D.C. would like to wish all American citizens a happy Fourth of July! The citizens of the FSM residing in the US are delighted to join Americans in their celebration of freedom and democracy, values that we all share....