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Information for U.S. Citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents

COVID-19 Information Last updated:   01/16/2021 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 U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in ...
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Update on Consular Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Update on Consular Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic   The U.S. Embassy in San Salvador, in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, has resumed limited appointments for work visas, student visas, and some immigrant visa categories, considering local conditions. Routine interviews for tourist and immigrant visas remain suspended currently.  Appointments are scheduled for nonimmigrant visas ...
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ylai 2021

U.S. Embassy in San Salvador Announces the 2021 Cohort of the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Fellowship Program   San Salvador. The U.S. Embassy is proud to announce the 2021 cohort from El Salvador for the U.S. Department of State’s Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Fellowship Program . This program will begin in January 2021 and close in April 2021, ...
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United States Ambassador Ronald Johnson ends his term in El Salvador

The U.S. Embassy announces that Ambassador Ronald Douglas Johnson will end his term in the country on January 20, 2021. With the change of government in the United States, from that date, all the ambassadors who were politically appointed will have to finish their term. Ambassador Ronald Johnson was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on ...
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More than 1,500 students benefited from the National Institute built by FOMILENIO II, in La Paz

More than 1,500 students benefited from the National Institute built by FOMILENIO II, in La Paz FOMILENIO II inaugurated the Instituto Nacional Profesor Francisco Guerrero, in San Rafael Obrajuelo, La Paz, which was built entirely with an investment of $1.6 million, with funds granted by the United States government, through the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC).  ...
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