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Information for U.S. Citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents

COVID-19 Information Last updated: September 14, 2021 *** 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 having recovered ...
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U.S. Congress Updates Corrupt and Undemocratic Actors List – Section 353

U.S. Congress Updates Corrupt and Undemocratic Actors List – Section 353 September 20, 2021 The Secretary of State announced the transmittal to Congress of an update to the report required by Section 353 of the United States States – Northern Triangle Enhanced Engagement Act, known as the Corrupt and Undemocratic Actors List. The updated report ...
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Actions Against Seven Central American Officials for Undermining Democracy and Obstructing Investigations into Acts of Corruption

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE   Office of the Spokesperson   For Immediate Release    STATEMENT BY SECRETARY ANTONY J. BLINKEN  September 20, 2021   United States Announces Actions Against Seven Central American Officials for Undermining Democracy and Obstructing Investigations into Acts of Corruption  The United States is committed to supporting the people of northern Central America by fortifying democracy, ...
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Information for U.S. Citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents

COVID-19 Information Last updated: September 14, 2021 *** 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 having recovered ...
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Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador

Weather Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador (September 10, 2021) Location:  El Salvador Event: The National Hurricane Center in the United States (joined by the Ministry of the Environment and Civil Protection Agency in El Salvador) is tracking a tropical disturbance off the Pacific coast of El Salvador that is generating heavy bands of ...
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Salvadoran Re-Election Ruling Undermines Democracy 

STATEMENT BY NED PRICE, SPOKESPERSON September 5, 2021 Salvadoran Re-Election Ruling Undermines Democracy The United States government condemns the September 3 ruling by the Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court of El Salvador, which authorized immediate presidential re-election in contravention of the Salvadoran constitution.  The Salvadoran constitution clearly prohibits presidential incumbents from re-election to a consecutive term.  This ruling is a direct result of the decision on May 1 by the Salvadoran Legislative Assembly to remove the sitting justices of the Constitutional Chamber and install replacements ...
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