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United States Announces $2 Million Contribution to CICIES to Fight Corruption

United States Announces $2 Million Contribution to CICIES to Fight Corruption The U.S. Department of State Special Envoy Ricardo Zúñiga and U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Brendan O’Brien met on Wednesday, April 7 with Ambassador Ronalth Iván Ochaeta, Commissioner of the International Commission Against Impunity in El Salvador (CICIES), to discuss the work being done in ...
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Special Envoy for the Northern Triangle Ricardo Zuniga Travels to Guatemala and El Salvador

April 4, 2021  Special Envoy for the Northern Triangle Ricardo Zuniga Travels to Guatemala and El Salvador   Special Envoy for the Northern Triangle Ricardo Zuniga will travel to Guatemala and El Salvador April 5-8, 2021 for discussions with key stakeholders on our joint, comprehensive efforts to address the root causes of migration and irregular migration ...
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The U.S. Southern Command Delivered More Than $ 400,000 in Humanitarian Aid to El Salvador Since the Start of the Pandemic

The U.S. Southern Command Delivered More Than $ 400,000 in Humanitarian Aid to El Salvador Since the Start of the Pandemic The United States Embassy in San Salvador, ​​through the Embassy’s Military Group and thanks to the Humanitarian Assistance Program (HAP) of the United States Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM), has provided $ 431,911 to support the ...
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Update of Entry and Exit Requirements to El Salvador

On March 29, 2021, the government of El Salvador updated the requirements for entry into the country. Here is the updated list: Entry and Exit Requirements Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? Yes The Government of El Salvador reopened the International Airport on September 19 with enhanced health protocols, which may include but not be ...
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Consular Information

As U.S. Embassy San Salvador’s conditions permit, and after meeting demand for services to U.S. citizens, we will prioritize immediate relative family members of U.S. citizens, including spouses and children of U.S. citizens, intercountry adoptions, fiancé(e)s of U.S. citizens, and certain special immigrant visa applications. The health and safety of our workforce and customers remain paramount. ...
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