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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador (February 25, 2018)

Location: El Salvador, countrywide Event: Sunday, March 4, 2018, is Election Day in El Salvador and citizens of every department and municipality will be casting ballots for their choice of elected officials. The U.S. Embassy anticipates large groups of people will gather at the various polling stations and that travel will be seriously impacted by ...
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The U.S. Embassy does not certify or validate Immigration Consultants in El Salvador

Due to recent news reports in which “asesorias” (visa consultants) have been portrayed as having the certification and/or validation of the U.S. Embassy, we want to clarify that the U.S. Embassy does not make any assessments with respect to the expertise or usefulness of any asesorias in El Salvador nor does the Embassy have any ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Jean Manes at the “Anti-Fraud” Conference

“Anti-Fraud” Conference Ambassador Jean Elizabeth Manes February 8, 8:30 AM,   * This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish language text should be considered authoritative.   I want to start with a phrase that many Salvadorans send me on Twitter. They say, “somos más los buenos [there are more good ones].” And in ...
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