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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Germany, January 6, 2021

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Germany, January 6, 2021 Location: Germany, countrywide Event: Update to COVID-Related Restrictions in Germany The German Federal and State authorities announced an extension of the additional pandemic restrictions effective Tuesday January 5, 2021, including the closure of schools, daycare centers, and retail stores with limited exceptions. Please follow local media ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens: New Restrictions in Parts of Hessen and Baden-Wurttemberg

As of December 11, the German Federal States of Hessen and Baden-Wurttemberg have announced curfews and alcohol restrictions in areas with a high incidence rate of the corona virus. Areas now considered to be in the “black zone” have infection rates of more than 200/100,000 residents over the past seven days.  Monitor your local media ...
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Message to U.S. Citizens – New Restrictions in Bavaria

As of December 9, Bavaria has implemented new restrictions to fight the spread of COVID-19, including additional restrictions on movement and leaving your home, tighter restrictions on the sale of alcohol in public places, and more schools moving to distance learning. For full details refer to  https://www.br.de/nachrichten/deutschland-welt/coronavirus-in-bavaria-assistance-in-english,RtO8eS2 . These restrictions will be in place through at least January ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Consulate General, Frankfurt, Germany; December 1, 2020 

Security Alert – U. S. Consulate General, Frankfurt, Germany; December 1, 2020   Location: Trier, Germany in the pedestrian zone   Event: Vehicle Attack  According to police and media reports, a vehicle struck several persons in the area of a pedestrian zone in Trier.  The media is reporting injuries and fatalities and one arrest. Police are investigating.  Please follow @PolizeiTrier for updates.  Actions to Take: Avoid ...
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