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I am very sorry to hear about your situation. Unfortunately, no US court, state or Federal, would have jurisdiction over the case. The location of the crime is where the prosecution would commence.
So even though the parties involved would both be American citizens, since the crime did not occur on American soil, no US court or prosecutor would have jurisdiction over the case.
While you can "press" charges, a prosecutor could not validly take the case and actually prosecute the wrongdoer.
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