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Travel Advisory Update for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – U.S. Embassy Barbados (October 13, 2021)

Location:  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines   Event:  The Department of State has increased the Travel Advisory Level for St. Vincent and the Grenadines to Level 4 – Do Not Travel to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines due to COVID-19.   Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines due to COVID-19, indicating ...
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A Proclamation on Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Since time immemorial, American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians have built vibrant and diverse cultures — safeguarding land, language, spirit, knowledge, and tradition across the generations.  On Indigenous Peoples’ Day, our Nation celebrates the invaluable contributions and resilience of Indigenous peoples, recognizes their inherent sovereignty, and commits to honoring the Federal Government’s trust and ...
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United States completes additional refurbishment project on SKNDF maritime vessel

The United States Southern Command, in partnership with the U.S. Navy, has further contributed to the security of St. Kitts and Nevis through a three-week refurbishment project of a St. Kitts and Nevis Defence Force (SKNDF) Coast Guard maritime vessel in September of this year. This project follows the refurbishment of two other SKNDF nearshore intercept ...
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U.S. Embassy in Barbados pauses routine nonimmigrant visa services

The U.S. Embassy in Barbados has paused routine nonimmigrant visa services effective Tuesday, October 12 due to COVID-19 local conditions.  While the Embassy continues to provide emergency and mission-critical nonimmigrant visa services, these appointments are extremely limited. Routine visa services will resume as soon as possible but the Embassy is unable to provide a specific ...
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