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International visitors made honorary citizens of Nebraska

February 28, 2014


Pictured left to right: Isabella Comas Risquez, Venezuela; Mustafa Pala, Turkey; Senator Bill Avery, Lincoln; Ms. Nataliia Zadorozhna, Ukraine; Nelson Masiga Marakalu, Kenya.

A group of international visitors had lunch at the Governor's Residence where they were presented with Honorary Citizenships from the Secretary of State's office.

Pictured left to right: Isabella Comas Risquez, Venezuela; Mustafa Pala, Turkey; Senator Bill Avery, Lincoln; Ms. Nataliia Zadorozhna, Ukraine; Nelson Masiga Marakalu, Kenya.

All of the international representatives hold various positions in local and state government in their home countries. Senators Dubas, Crawford, Brasch and Sullivan also attended. The visit was hosted by the Lincoln Council for International Visitors and the Mayor's Committee for International Friendship.