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Travel Advisory Update for the British Virgin Islands – U.S. Embassy Barbados

Location: The British Virgin Islands Event:  The Department of State has issued a Travel Advisory Level 4 – Do Not Travel for the British Virgin Islands due to health and safety measures and COVID-related conditions. Read the Department of State’s  COVID-19 page  before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has not issued a ...
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Travel Advisory Update for the French West Indies – U.S. Embassy Bridgetown, Barbados

Location:  The French West Indies which includes the islands of Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Saint Martin, and Saint Barthélemy. Event:  The Department of State has lowered the Travel Advisory Level for the French West Indies, which includes the islands of Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Saint Martin, and Saint Barthélemy, to a Level 3 – Reconsider Travel due to health and safety measures and COVID-related ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: U.S. Embassy Grenada

(May 25, 2021) Location:  Grenada Event:  U.S. citizens may directly return to the United States with certain expired U.S. passports. If you are overseas and your passport expired on or after January 1, 2020, you may be able to use your expired passport to return directly to the United States until December 31, 2021. You ...
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United States Government Donates Equipment to the Barbados Coast Guard

June 7, 2021 On Friday, June 4, U.S. Southern Command, donated vital maritime parts to the Barbados Coast Guard at a handover ceremony held at the Barbados Coast Guard Headquarters, HMBS PELICAN. The donation, which is valued at approximately US$195,000, is part of the Caribbean Basin Security Initiative (CBSI) Foreign Military Financing Program and was ...
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