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Highlights

U.S.-Iran Relations

The U.S. and the Islamic Republic of Iran do not have diplomatic relations. Switzerland is the U.S. protecting power and provides limited consular services to U.S. citizens in Iran.

U.S. Department of State

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Our new design makes it easier to find and learn about the State Department’s programs and services—from passports and visas to learning how U.S. diplomacy benefits the American people.