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COVID-19 Information

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 . August 3 Update Health and Travel Alert: U.S. Embassy Nairobi July 31, 2020 Location:  Kenya Event:  This afternoon the Kenyan Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing, Urban Development and Public Works ...
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Health and Travel Alert: Revised Entry Requirements for Arriving Passengers

Health and Travel Alert for U.S. Citizens July 31, 2020 Revised Entry Requirements for Arriving Passengers Location:  Kenya  Event:  This afternoon the Kenyan Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing, Urban Development and Public Works revised yesterday’s announcement regarding the resumption of international air travel as of August 1st.  According to this directive, the United States is one ...
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Health and Travel Alert: The Government of Kenya lifts the suspension of international flights entering and departing the country on August 1st.

July 30 Update  Health and Travel Alert: U.S. Embassy Nairobi July 30, 2020  Location:  Kenya  Event:  The Government of Kenya lifts the suspension of international flights entering and departing the country on August 1st.  Passengers entering Kenya are required to present a negative COVID-19 test result.  The test result is valid for entry if produced no more than seven days before ...
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Health and Travel Alert: Ethiopian Airlines Charter Flight Departing July 21

Location:  Kenya Event:  Ethiopian Airlines will operate a commercial charter flight departing Nairobi (NBO) on Tuesday, July 21st. The flight will route through Addis Ababa to multiple U.S. destinations.  Tickets for the flight may be purchased online on a first-come, first-serve basis using this link:  https://www.ethiopianairlines.com/aa/special-offer?key=American-Repatriation-Flight-Second Passengers must read the terms and conditions before booking. Select ‘One Way’. ...
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