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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dakar

Event: Government of Senegal Ends State of Emergency, Announces Resumption of International Commercial Flights   On June 29, the Government of Senegal announced an end to the COVID-19 related State of Emergency effective 11:00p.m. local time on June 30.    Despite the end of the State of Emergency in Senegal, some leisure facilities will remain closed indefinitely due to social distancing measures, and ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dakar

Event: Delta repatriation flights from Dakar to New York Delta Airlines has announced additional repatriation flights from Dakar (DSS) to New York (JFK) departing on the following dates: June 26, July 3, July 10, and July 17.  Dates and times are subject to change. We understand that Delta is currently processing ticket exchanges for pre-existing ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dakar

Event: Announcement of Delta flights from Dakar to New York   Delta Airlines has announced additional repatriation flights from Dakar (DSS) to New York (JFK) departing on the following dates: June 26, July 3, July 10, and July 17.  Dates and times are subject to change.  These are a special commercial repatriation flight for U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents. Tickets are available directly from Delta Airlines.  All interested passengers must purchase tickets for these flights ...
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U.S. Supports Creation of Tsetse-free Zones in Senegal, Vienna, Austria June 15, 2020

PRESS RELEASE U.S. Supports Creation of Tsetse-free Zones in Senegal U.S. Mission to International Organizations in Vienna Vienna, Austria June 15, 2020   U.S. Ambassador to International Organizations in Vienna Jackie Wolcott announced today that the United States is providing $436,600 to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to improve livestock productivity in West Africa ...
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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Dakar

Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Dakar (June 12, 2020) Location:  Senegal (countrywide) Event:  Overseas voting assistance Routine operations at U.S. Embassy Dakar, including ballot collection, have been suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  We will notify U.S. citizens via Health Alert when we are again able to accept ballots.  You may want to consider returning your ...
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