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NOTICE for U.S. Citizen Travelers

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U.S. Foreign Assistance in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

STATEMENT BY SECRETARY MICHAEL R. POMPEO March 26, 2020 U.S. Foreign Assistance in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic The U.S. government has rapidly mobilized unprecedented resources to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, both at home and abroad.  Today, I am pleased to announce that the United States has made available nearly $274 million in emergency ...
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Covid-19 Information

Updated March 25, 2020 The Department of State has issued a  Global Level 4 Health Advisory advising U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19. Reconsider travel to Italy due to a recent outbreak of COVID-19 Level 4 – Do Not Travel to: Lombardy and Veneto due to the level of community transmission of the virus and imposition of local quarantine procedures. Country-Specific Information: Italy ...
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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19. For the latest information regarding COVID-19, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) website. The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In ...
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Statement by U.S. Ambassador Callista Gingrich on Samaritan’s Purse Providing Life-Saving Care in Northern Italy

ROME, ITALY – On Saturday, March 21, 2020, in cooperation with the Office of the Vice President and the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See, Samaritan’s Purse will open a 68-bed Emergency Field Hospital in northern Italy. Working closely with the Italian Government, Samaritan’s Purse will deliver much needed medical supplies and care to Cremona, ...
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