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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dakar

Event:  Update on Delta repatriation flight on June 12 from Dakar to New York City Delta Airlines will operate a repatriation flight from Dakar (DSS) to New York (JFK) on June 12, 2020.  This is a special commercial repatriation flight for U.S. citizens and residents. Space on this flight will extremely limited.  U.S. citizens who previously completed  the U.S. Embassy’s survey requesting a repatriation flight  have been given an opportunity to request tickets from Delta.  We understand that Delta has also received a large volume ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dakar

Event:  Announcement of Delta flight on June 12 from Dakar to New York City Delta Airlines will operate a repatriation flight from Dakar (DSS) to New York (JFK) on June 12, 2020.  This is a special commercial repatriation flight for U.S. citizens and residents. We anticipate that tickets will be available for purchase starting Thursday, June 4 and will sell out very quickly. To purchase a ticket for this ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dakar

Event:  Updated Message from U.S. Ambassador to U.S. Citizens in Senegal and Guinea-Bissau This message retransmits our earlier Alert with an updated link to the Ambassador’s recorded message. We recognize this has been a challenging period for many of our fellow citizens remaining in Senegal and Guinea-Bissau.  U.S. Ambassador Tulinabo Mushingi has  recorded a special message for you regarding the ...
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U.S. Support for Combating COVID-19 in Sub-Saharan Africa – Briefing With Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Tibor Nagy

U.S. Support for Combating COVID-19 in Sub-Saharan Africa Briefing With Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Tibor Nagy Via Teleconference MAY 21, 2020   MR BROWN:  Thank you.  Good morning, everyone.  Welcome to this on-the-record briefing with our Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of African Affairs Tibor Nagy, who has one of the very best names ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dakar

Location:  Senegal (countrywide) Event:  Updates to COVID-19 situation in Senegal As of May 22, the Government of Senegal had reported 2,812 COVID-19 infections and 30 deaths. See all updates and communiques here:  http://www.sante.gouv.sn/ On May 19, the Ministry of Interior suspended travel between regions, including during the upcoming Korite holiday, except in very limited circumstances.   https://interieur.sec.gouv.sn/actualites/suspension-de-la-delivrance-des-autorisations-de-circulation   The following measures ...
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