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U.S. Embassy Statement on the Constitutional Court’s January 18 Proclamation

United States Embassy, Central African Republic Press Release January 19, 2021 On January 18, the Central African Republic’s Constitutional Court proclaimed definitive results for the first round of voting. The Embassy notes the court proclaimed President Faustin Archange Touadera as the winner in the first round with 53.16 percent of the votes cast.  We call ...
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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs 

(January 15, 2021) Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19. Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Bangui, Central African Republic

Location:  Central African Republic (Bangui) Event:  Ongoing Violence in the Central African Republic. On January 14, 2021, the Department ordered the departure of non-emergency U.S. government employees from U.S. Embassy Bangui due to ongoing armed group activity and supply chain disruptions. Although there have been no specific incidents of violence or threats targeting U.S. citizens, civil ...
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Central African Republic – Level 4: Do Not Travel C U H K O E

Do not travel to the Central African Republic due to COVID-19, Embassy Bangui’s limited capacity to provide support to U.S. citizens, crime, civil unrest, kidnapping, and elections. Due to ongoing armed group activity and supply chain disruptions, on January 14, 2021, the Department ordered the departure of non-emergency U.S. government employees. The presidential election occurred ...
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