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Press Office

Media seeking interviews, official statements by U.S. Government representatives and facilitation with reporting in the United States are welcome to contact the press office at StockholmPressOffice@state.gov. Please note that for urgent requests please call the Embassy at +46 (0)8-783 53 00 (open 08:00 to 16:30 Monday-Friday) for assistance.

For other, non-press related, questions please contact the Information Resource Center at stockholmirc@state.gov.

Media “I” Visa

All journalists going to the United States to cover an event or a story are required to hold a visa; in most cases this will be a media visa (I Visa). For information on and requirements to obtaining your I Visa, please visit the Visas Section. The Public Affairs Section is unable to answer questions or provide information on any type of visa. Such questions must be directed to the Consular Section, or check the Embassy website for comprehensive information.

The Foreign Press Center

The Foreign Press Center is a section of the State Department created to assist foreign journalists working in the United States. They have offices in Washington D.C. and New York. If you are traveling to the United States, they may be of assistance.

U.S. State Department

For information about the State Department, please see the State Department website. It is managed by the Office of Electronic Information, Bureau of Public Affairs. Phone: (001) 703 875 5084. Email: websitecomments@state.gov

The Biden Administration

Find official information about President Joe Biden, the Cabinet, and the White House at the White House website.

Press Releases, Speeches, and Programs and Events

Under the News & Events tab, you will find press releases, speeches and information about Embassy programs and events.

The Information Resource Center has access to many reference, referral documentation services that may be useful for journalists. For assistance with general inquiries, expert research questions and factual information requests, please contact stockholmirc@state.gov. Please note that all visa-related questions must be directed to the Consular Section.