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Health Alert – Department of State – Bureau of Consular Affairs

Location: Worldwide – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director has signed an order requiring all airline passengers traveling to the United States, including U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs), to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 viral test or recovery from COVID-19.     Event:  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide either a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel or provide a positive test result and ...
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Launch of United Women’s Economic Development Network

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release MEDIA NOTE January 14, 2021 Launch of United Women’s Economic Development Network Women business leaders and entrepreneurs from the United States, Bahrain, Morocco, Israel, United Arab Emirates, Sudan, Uzbekistan, and Kosovo convened today for the virtual launch of the United Women’s Economic Development Network, ...
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Former U.S. AMBASSADOR DELIVERS REMARKS AT SPECIAL KNESSET COMMITTEE SESSION

January 11, 2021 Today, U.S. Ambassador to Israel David M. Friedman visited the Knesset at the invitation of the Subcommittee for Policy and Strategy of the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.  During the closed-door meeting, Ambassador Friedman and committee members discussed the deep and enduring ties between the United States and Israel and shared regional ...
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Statement by Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel David M. Friedman

January 8, 2021 Our Republic was severely tested this week. But we proved our resilience in the face of unprecedented stress. Our Constitution worked, as did our laws and our law enforcement. Our democracy will emerge stronger and, once again, with an orderly transition of power. I would like to congratulate President-elect Biden and his ...
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Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson on Secretary Mnuchin’s Trip to Israel

U.S. Department of the Treasury Office of Public Affairs Press Release: January 7, 2021 Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson on Secretary Mnuchin’s Trip to Israel TEL AVIV – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin traveled to Israel from January 6 to January 7, 2021 where he met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and Minister of ...
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