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COVID-19 Information

Updated February 26, 2020 Country-Specific Information: Germany has 18 confirmed cases of COVID-19 within its borders. All 18 individuals are currently in hospital isolation. Some international trade shows have been cancelled or rescheduled out of an abundance of caution. Entry and Exit Requirements: Germany has not implemented any travel restrictions in response to the COVID-19 ...
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2020 Munich Security Conference

From Friday until Sunday, more than 30 heads of state and government and over 100 cabinet ministers from across the globe came together at the Munich Security Conference (MSC) for discussions on major international security challenges. The United States of America will again be represented at the MSC 2020 with a wide-ranging delegation featuring various principals from different branches ...
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Have you recently traveled to China?

We strongly encourage all visa applicants who have traveled to, or who are intending to travel to, the People’s Republic of China (PRC), excluding the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau, to reschedule their visa interview appointment so it falls more than 14 days after their departure from the PRC, excluding the Special ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Germany

Location: Germany, countrywide Event:  On January 30th the German Ministry of Health announced four confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in Germany. CDC has issued a Level 3 Travel Notice . U.S. government personnel are advised to defer travel to China in light of the novel coronavirus. At this time, no hospitals or clinics in Germany are reported closed or ...
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VOTING IN 2020 U.S. ELECTIONS

Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world! Start by confirming your voter registration with your state.  Some states require absentee voters to register annually so you may need to re-register.  Go to FVAP.gov to connect to your state’s voter portal to register to vote, ...
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