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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka

Location:  Sri Lanka Event:  COVID-19 in Sri Lanka.  These updates are being sent daily for the benefit of new registrants in STEP.  New information is listed in the top bullets. Recent Updates:   International commercial flight options currently exist in Sri Lanka.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements as soon as possible unless they are prepared ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka (April 2, 2020) 

Location:  Sri Lanka Event:  COVID-19 in Sri Lanka.  These updates are being sent daily for the benefit of new registrants in STEP.  New information is listed in the top bullets. Recent Updates:     ï         The embassy strongly urges those who wish to return to the United States to explore commercial flight options now, as there is no guarantee that the U.S. government will ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka (April 1, 2020)  

Location:  Sri Lanka Event:  COVID-19 in Sri Lanka.  Updates are being sent daily for the benefit of new registrants in STEP.  New information is listed in the top bullets. Recent Updates: As previously indicated, the embassy strongly urges those who wish to return to the United States to explore commercial flight options now, as there is no guarantee that the U.S. ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka (March 31, 2020) 

Location:  Sri Lanka Event:  COVID-19 in Sri Lanka Recent Updates: These updates are being sent daily for the benefit of new registrants in STEP.  New information is listed in the top bullets: The Sri Lanka Ministry of Health confirmed 122 cases of COVID-19 in Sri Lanka  The following airlines are still providing very limited commercial flights departing Sri Lanka: Sri Lankan Airlines ...
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U.S. commits millions to combat coronavirus

By Dave Reynolds Mar 10, 2020 The United States has pledged to spend up to $100 million in existing funds to combat the coronavirus disease COVID-19 overseas, demonstrating continued U.S. leadership in the global fight against infectious diseases. “This commitment — along with the hundreds of millions generously donated by the American private sector — demonstrates strong ...
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