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Health Alert:  Updated Requirements for Travel to the United States

Health Alert:  Updated Requirements for Travel to the United States Effective January 26, 2021, all air passengers traveling to the United States from a foreign country, including U.S. citizens, must present either proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within three days of departure, or documentation of having recovered from COVID-19.  Airlines must confirm the ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: 01/08/2021 Country-Specific Information: A State of Emergency (SOE) is in effect through 11:59 PM, February 1, 2021. On January 7, the Government of Timor-Leste (GOTL) announced its airports, ports, and land borders would remain closed through January 14, 2021. During this temporary border closure, the following exceptions will apply: Transit of diplomatic or ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Dili, Timor-Leste

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 through 11:59 PM, February 1, 2021. On January 7, the Government of Timor-Leste (GOTL) announced its ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Elias Parra Remarks at the Launching of the Civil Society Sustainability Index (CSOSI) Report for Timor-Leste

Good morning and welcome. I would like to give special thanks to Belun for organizing this event today to commemorate this important occasion: the launch of the first Civil Society Organizations Sustainability Index, or CSOSI Report, for Timor-Leste. The CSOSI is an annual index that reports on the strength and overall viability of the civil-society ...
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Chargé d’Affaires Elias Parra Remarks at Marie Colvin Memorial English Journalism Scholarship Graduation

My respects to: The Chief of Staff of  Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Social Communication, Mr. Jorge Gama President of the Press Council, Mr. Virgilio Guterres I am glad to be here to honor these graduates, to honor your work, and to honor the memory of Marie Colvin.  Thank you very much for joining me ...
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