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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dili, Timor-Leste (July 16, 2021)

Event:  The U.S. Embassy continues to monitor the rapidly changing conditions due to COVID-19 in Timor-Leste and will continue to share information and include pertinent new information in bold for quick reference. Country-Specific Information: A State of Emergency (SOE) is in effect for all of Timor-Leste through 23:59 on July 31.  Specific requirements of the SOE can ...
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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information Last updated:  07/16/2021 Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the ...
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Press Release: U.S. Navy Seabees Build New Schoolhouse in Baucau

U.S. Navy Seabees Build New Schoolhouse in Baucau  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2021  For more information, contact Rosario Maia, Media Specialist, U.S. Embassy, Dili, Timor-Leste Tel: +670 332 4684, 77908209  maiarg@state.gov BAUCAU, July 12, 2021 – U.S. Ambassador to Timor-Leste, C. Kevin Blackstone and Minister of Education, Youth, and Sport Mr. Armindo Maia, celebrated the 102nd project ...
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Press Release: Prime Minister and U.S. Ambassador Hold Ground-breaking Ceremony at Baucau Airfield

Prime Minister and U.S. Ambassador Hold Ground-breaking Ceremony at Baucau Airfield  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2021  For more information, contact Mr. Rosario Maia, Media Specialist, U.S. Embassy, Dili, Timor-Leste Tel: +670 332 4684, 77908209  maiarg@state.gov Baucau, July 12, 2021 – H.E. Prime Minister Taur Matan Ruak and U.S. Ambassador Kevin Blackstone held a ground-breaking ceremony today in ...
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U.S. Ambassador Kevin Blackstone’s Remarks on the Groundbreaking Ceremony of the Joint Rehabilitation of Baucau Airfield

Good afternoon, First, I would like to offer my sincere respects to: His Excellency, Prime Minister Taur Matan Ruak His Excellency, Lieutenant General Lere Anan Timur His Excellency, Vice Minister of Interior Antonio Armindo His Excellency, Minister of Transport and Communications José Agustinho da Silva His Excellency, President of Baucau Municipality Olivio Freitas His Excellency, ...
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