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Information for U.S. Citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents

COVID-19 Information Last updated: December 6, 2021 Updated Requirements for Air Travelers to the U.S. due to COVID-19 ***  Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral (PCR or antigen test are acceptable) test taken within ...
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H-2 Visa Program

Under the H-2 visa program, applicants can legally work temporarily in the United States in agriculture, construction, forestry, landscaping, and many other types of industries. The H-2A visa is for temporary agricultural work while the H-2B visa is for temporary or seasonal non-agricultural work.
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador

Location: El Salvador, countrywide Event:  On December 6, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will implement a one-day COVID-19 testing requirement for travelers over age two coming to the United States.  Regardless of vaccination status or nationality, any individual coming to the United States must show a negative pre-departure COVID-19 viral test (antigen or PCR is approved) taken the day before ...
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Information for U.S. Citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents

COVID-19 Information Last updated: December 6, 2021 Updated Requirements for Air Travelers to the U.S. due to COVID-19 ***  Effective December 6, 2021, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older, regardless of vaccination status or citizenship, must provide a negative COVID-19 viral (PCR or antigen test are acceptable) test taken within ...
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Health Alert

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador (November 3, 2021) Location: Worldwide Event: On October 25, President Biden announced the United States will adopt a global air travel policy.  This policy prioritizes public health, protecting U.S. citizens and residents as well as those who come to visit us.  Effective November 8 all non-citizen, nonimmigrant (not a U.S. ...
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Statement from U.S. Embassy Spokesperson

“The Embassy of the United States of America categorically denies allegations made in a recording recently released on the Nuevas Ideas twitter account.  The persons speaking in the audio are not representatives of the U.S. Embassy.  The U.S. Embassy does not support one political party over another and meets with a wide variety of Salvadoran ...
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Statement from U.S. Embassy Spokesperson

“The Embassy of the United States of America categorically denies allegations made in a recording recently released on the Nuevas Ideas twitter account.  The persons speaking in the audio are not representatives of the U.S. Embassy.  The U.S. Embassy does not support one political party over another and meets with a wide variety of Salvadoran ...
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