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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  [01/29/21] *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel.  Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of COVID-19 recovery in the ...
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Revocation of Presidential Proclamations 9645 and 9983 – Frequently Asked Questions

What countries were impacted by the Proclamations? Certain applicants from the following countries had been, but no longer are, ineligible for visas under Proclamations 9645 and 9983:  Burma, Eritrea, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Libya, Nigeria, North Korea, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Venezuela, and Yemen. What changed as a result of President Biden’s Proclamation? Before the Proclamation signed ...
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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs

Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive test ...
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Health and Travel Alert: Kenya Requires Digitally Verified COVID-19 Test To Enter Or Depart Kenya

 Health Message for U.S. Citizens January 9, 2021 As Of January 11, 2021, Kenya Requires Digitally Verified COVID-19 Test To Enter Or Depart Kenya As of Monday, January 11, all travelers entering or departing Kenya must present a digitally-verified negative COVID-19 test. Departing travelers: Starting on January 11, 2020, outgoing travelers must obtain a negative ...
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Embassy statement on storming of U.S. Capitol

  Statement of the Embassy of the United States of America, Nairobi, Kenya January 8, 2021 While the overwhelming majority of those who came to the U.S. Capitol protested peacefully there were criminals who committed violent acts of terror against our democracy. These criminals will be held accountable. They did not succeed in stopping the ...
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