Space Delegation led by Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich Strengthens U.S.-Luxembourg Space Cooperation during September Summit

Ambassador Evans was pleased to host a Space Delegation led by Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and included NASA’s Acting Associate Administrator for International and Interagency Relations Mike Gold, and the Department of Commerce’s Director of the Office of Space Commerce Kevin O’Connell, for a series of meetings in Luxembourg from September 22- ...
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American Chiefs of Mission September Summit in Luxembourg

U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg J. Randolph Evans hosted U.S. Ambassadors from across Europe for a Chiefs of Missions September Summit here in the Grand Duchy on September 22-24, 2020. Ambassador Evans stated: “It was a momentous week with American Ambassadors from across Europe all here in Luxembourg. These leaders have made great advances in U.S.-European ...
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DPM Bausch, Minister Gramegna, and Minister Fayot host Ambassador Evans, U.S. Ambassadors to Europe for Discussions as part of the September Summit

U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg, J. Randolph Evans and the Chiefs of Missions from across Europe were honored to be hosted by Luxembourg Deputy Prime Minister François Bausch, Minister of Finance Pierre Gramegna, and Minister of the Economy Franz Fayot for discussions at Bourglinster Castle on September 23, 2020. Ambassador Evans states: ““Ministers Bausch, Gramegna, and Fayot have been great partners and advocates for the Luxembourg – United States relationship. Minister Gramegna ...
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American Chiefs of Mission September Summit September 23, 2020 Meetings at the European Court of Justice

European Court of Justice President Koen Lenaerts hosts Ambassador Evans and U.S. Ambassadors to Europe as part of the September Summit U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg, J. Randolph Evans and U.S. Ambassadors from across Europe were honored to be hosted by European Court of Justice President Koen Lenaerts for a lunch meeting at the European Court of Justice on September 23, 2020. Ambassador Evans states: “It was a great honor to have President Lenaerts host the Chiefs of ...
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Prime Minister Xavier Bettel Hosts Ambassador Evans and U.S. Ambassadors to Europe as Part of the September Summit

U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg, J. Randolph Evans and the Chiefs of Mission from across Europe were honored to be hosted by Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel for breakfast and discussions on September 23, 2020. Ambassador Evans states: “Prime Minister Xavier Bettel’s leadership in Luxembourg has been instrumental in maintaining and building Luxembourg’s key role in the European Union. His partnership with our mission has been a model for ...
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Ambassador Evans To Welcome T. Ulrich Brechbuhl, Counselor of the Department of State, to Luxembourg September 22-23, 2020

The United States Ambassador to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg J. Randolph Evans will welcome T. Ulrich Brechbuhl, Counselor of the Department of State for a series of meetings in Luxembourg starting September 22, 2020. Ambassador Evans stated: “Counselor Brechbuhl is a great leader and a top State Department official who has extensive experience in ...
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Ambassador Evans To Welcome Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Keith J. Krach to Luxembourg Sept. 22-23, 2020

United States Ambassador to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg J. Randolph Evans will welcome Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment for the United States Department of State, Keith J. Krach, for a series of meetings in Luxembourg starting September 22, 2020. Ambassador Evans stated: “Under Secretary Krach is the senior economic diplomat of ...
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Ambassador Evans To Welcome Chairman and President of the Export-Import Bank of the United States Kimberly Reed to Luxembourg September 22-24, 2020

The United States Ambassador to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg J. Randolph Evans will welcome President and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM), Kimberly A. Reed for a series of meetings in Luxembourg starting September 22, 2020.     Ambassador Evans stated:  “It is an honor to host Chairman Kimberly Reed in Luxembourg to meet with American and Luxembourgish leaders. As the first woman President and Chairman of the Export-Import Bank of ...
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U.S. Embassy Luxembourg Mourns the Death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ambassador Evans stated: “The loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is one we feel deeply here where she stayed in the Chief of Mission Residence. The room named for her serves to honor her legacy & impact on the world. We mourn her loss & hope to keep her memory alive.” -Amb. Evans The Embassy ...
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U.S. Embassy Luxembourg held a Moment of Silence to Remember September 11th

On Friday, September 11, 2020, Ambassador Evans and the Embassy community and representatives from Luxembourg Government and military came together to honor and remember those that lost their lives 19 years ago on the anniversary of the September 11th attacks in the United States. Ambassador Evans stated: “Terrorists – we are still standing. COVID– we ...
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Ambassador Evans Attends Petange Liberation Memorial Ceremony

Ambassador Evans stated: “Moving and powerful ceremony to commemorate the anniversary of the liberation of Pétange. Beautiful tribute to all those that helped to free Luxembourg and show our gratitude for all they sacrificed.” -Amb. Evans September 9th was the anniversary of the first allied conflict with Nazi forces in the liberation of Luxembourg and ...
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Remarks of Ambassador J. Randolph Evans for July 4th, 2020

On the 244th Anniversary of America’s declaration of freedom, Ambassador J. Randolph Evans offers his celebratory remarks: “We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal. That they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” Hello, or Moien, ...
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Remarks of Ambassador J. Randolph Evans on July 4th, 2020

On the 244th Anniversary of America’s declaration of freedom, Ambassador J. Randolph Evans offers his celebratory remarks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BbNtJTlQpZA&feature=youtu.be “We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal. That they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” Hello, or Moen, ...
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Luxembourg National Day honored by American Leaders

Today, 23 June marks Luxembourg National Day. President Donald Trump, and Ambassador J. Randolph Evans offer their sentiments below: Statement from President Donald J. Trump: Your Royal Highness: On behalf of the American people, please accept my warmest wishes to you and all citizens of the Grand Duchy as you celebrate your National Day on ...
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Ambassador Evans Visit to Lycee Edward Steichen in Clervaux

Today, Ambassador Evans and Mayor Emile Eicher joined Mr. Jean Billa to tour Lycee Edward Steichen International School and discuss the school’s focus on digital education, an emerging aspect of classroom instruction that took center stage for students, teachers, and parents in the COVID-19 crisis. Ambassador Evans visited classrooms where students were actively engaging in ...
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Tageblatt Interview with Ambassador J. Randolph Evans: “Change Must Come from Within”

Ambassador Evans sat down with Luxembourgish daily Tageblatt to discuss racism in the U.S. and worldwide, in the wake of civic unrest in the U.S. and protests held at the U.S. Embassy in Luxembourg Friday afternoon. Below is a translated version of the article which can be found here: https://www.tageblatt.lu/headlines/us-botschafter-der-wandel-muss-von-innen-kommen/ Interview with J. Randolph Evans / ...
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Statement of Ambassador J. Randolph Evans on Demonstration June 5, 2020

In response to the protests today outside the United States Embassy in Luxembourg, Ambassador J. Randolph Evans issued the following statement: “I heard you and I thank you for the peaceful protest so others could hear you as well.  We, as Americans, must and will continue our efforts individually and as a nation to work ...
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Statement of Ambassador J. Randolph Evans 

As Martin Luther King, Jr. said: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.  Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”  I have long believed that justice brings light so that we can defeat darkness, creating a reliably brighter and better future. Our President is fully committed that, “for George ...
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Ambassador Evans Commemorates VE Day 2020

As Great Britain does even today, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill 75 years ago paused and recognized the Victory in Europe by saying, “[w]e may allow ourselves a brief period of rejoicing; but let us not forget for a moment the toil and efforts that lie ahead.” With that same sentiment, Ambassador Evans took a ...
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Statement of United States Ambassador J. Randolph Evans Regarding Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day

United States Ambassador to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg J. Randolph Evans announced today the Embassy’s plans for commemorating the 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day (VE-Day).   Ambassador Evans said: “VE Day is too important to simply let it come and go under the cover of the Coronavirus Pandemic.  Indeed, it remains as important ...
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Luxembourger Wort Features WSA and U.S. Airforce Support

 Neighborhood Help WSA Employees Help Out at Overloaded Cargocenter   Customs control at cargo center: Thanks to the quick assistance of WSA, CFL cargo, the port of Mertert, and the army, air cargo traffic was saved from a collapse. Cargolux currently carries 120 weekly flights, 20 percent more than usual. “Go for it!” Help in ...
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Excellent Additional Multimedia from 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge Events

We enjoy an excellent partnership with the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) at the American Cemetery in Hamm, Luxembourg. Our 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge Commemoration was an unforgettable weekend with powerful events that took place over the weekend at the American Cemetery. The American Battle Monuments Commission recently posted new photos ...
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70th Anniversary of the Fulbright Program in Brussels and Luxembourg Celebration

On February 4, 2020, the Ambassador and Embassy staff celebrated the 70th Anniversary of the Fulbright Program in Brussels and Luxembourg with current local scholars, alumni, board members, and friends. The Fulbright Program in Luxembourg is a highlight of the amazing academic bond shared between American and the United States. This also celebrated the annual ...
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Holocaust Remembrance Day 2020 Across Europe

On January 27, 2020, the Embassy honored Holocaust Remembrance Day in Luxembourg and across Europe. Ambassador Evans joined Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and the Delegation, HRH Grand Duke Henri, and many other leaders and dignitaries from across the world to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. The Ambassador and all those in ...
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Ambassador Evans Wishes Deputy Prime Minister Etienne Schneider a Fond Farewell

Ambassador Randy Evans hosted a farewell party at his residence for Luxembourg Deputy Prime Minister Etienne Schneider, who is stepping down next month. Over 60 guests from the government, private sector, press and diplomatic corps attended the event, which was punctuated by warm remarks from Ambassador Evans and Minister Schneider. Please see our full photo ...
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DPM and Minister of Defense Francois Bausch Welcomed in Washington

The United States warmly welcomed Luxembourg Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Francois Bausch to Washington with a high-level meeting at the Pentagon. Minister Bausch’s visit, which will include a series of meetings with U.S. officials, exemplifies the close bond between the United States and Luxembourg as we continue to build on our strong ...
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