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The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. For more information, see the Department’s  Global Health Advisory . June 6 Update Health and Travel Alert: U.S. Embassy Nairobi June 6, 2020 Location:  Kenya Event:  The Royal Thai Embassy has offered seats to U.S. citizens on a chartered flight with ...
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Health and Travel Alert: Kenya Airways Flight to London Available June 4

U.S. EMBASSY NAIROBI Health and Travel Alert for U.S. Citizens May 26, 2020 Kenya Airways Flight to London Available June 4 Location:  Kenya  Event:  Kenya Airways have confirmed that, subject to sufficient demand, they will operate a specially arranged direct flight from Nairobi to London on Thursday, June 4.  The flight will depart from Nairobi at 9:20AM for London ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Instructions for Registering and Voting Overseas

U.S. EMBASSY NAIROBI Message for U.S. Citizens June 5, 2020 Instructions for Registering and Voting Overseas Location:  Kenya Event: Registering to vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy and can be done from anywhere in the world! Start by confirming your voter registration with your state.  Some states require absentee voters to register annually so ...
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United States Donates Facemasks to Protect Kenyan Journalists on Frontlines of COVID-19 Reporting

    Nairobi, Kenya, June 2, 2020. U.S. Embassy Nairobi today donated 1,000 facemasks to Kenyan journalists and media houses as part of ongoing measures to combat the spread of coronavirus. The U.S. Ambassador to Kenya Kyle McCarter presented the donations to officials from the Kenya Editors’ Guild (KEG), the Kenya Union of Journalists (KUJ), ...
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Health and Travel Alert: Ethiopian Airlines Flight Available June 4

U.S. EMBASSY NAIROBI Health and Travel Alert for U.S. Citizens May 29, 2020 Ethiopian Airlines Flight Available June 4 Location:  Kenya Event:  The Royal Thai Embassy has offered seats to U.S. citizens on a chartered flight with Ethiopian Airlines on June 4th, 2020.  The fare will be approximately USD755 from Nairobi (NBO) to Addis Ababa (ADD).  Onward ...
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