The 1999 Foreign Service Written Examination required for entry-level career appointments as foreign service officers with the U.S. State Department will be given Nov. 6 at approximately 200 locations in the U.S. and at Foreign Service posts, the U.S. Embassy said.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens and at least 20 years old to apply. They must be at least 21 to be appointed.

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