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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.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  ...
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Department of State Covid-19 website

The Department of State is taking decisive action to inform and safeguard U.S. citizens overseas, protect the homeland, advance the Administration’s commitment to building glo bal health security capacity for this and future outbreaks, and reduce the impact for U.S. companies and supply chains overseas. Visit the State Department’s Covid-19 website  
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U.S. sanctions on Venezuela explained

Since 2017, the U.S. has sanctioned people, businesses, and oil entities associated with the former Maduro regime, both inside and outside of Venezuela. Why are sanctions necessary and who actually feels their impact? U.S. sanctions are designed to ensure that Maduro and his cronies don’t profit from illegal gold mining, state-operated oil operations, or other ...
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Mission Italy, Embassy to the Holy See, and USUN Rome Change in Operations due to COVID-19

Mission Italy, Embassy to the Holy See, and USUN Rome Change in Operations due to COVID-19   The U.S. Missions to Italy and to the United Nations Agencies in Rome and the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See will limit their operations as of March 11, 2020, in accordance with the Government of Italy’s March ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Rome, Italy – March 12, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Rome, Italy – March 12, 2020 Location:  Italy Event: Due to reduced staffing that went into effect March 11, only emergency American Citizen Services and emergency visa services are available at the U.S. Embassy in Rome and Consulates General Milan, Naples, and Florence. The  CDC advises travelers to avoid nonessential travel to Italy  and  State Department currently recommends U.S. citizens reconsider travel . See CDC information regarding  high-risk traveler categories . On March ...
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