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Statement by President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. on International Holocaust Remembrance Day

JANUARY 27, 2021 • STATEMENTS AND RELEASES Today, we join together with people from nations around the world to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day by remembering the 6 million Jews, as well as the Roma and Sinti, Slavs, disabled persons, LGBTQ+ individuals, and many others, who were murdered by the Nazis and their collaborators during the Shoah. ...
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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Jerusalem (January 27, 2021)

Location:  Israel Event:  COVID-19 – Air Travel Update The Israeli government announced updated travel restrictions to contain the spread of COVID-19. Beginning Tuesday, January 26 at 12:00 a.m. and set to expire on Saturday, February 20, Ben-Gurion Airport will close to all travelers both entering and exiting Israel due to a ban on incoming flights.  ...
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Remarks at a UN Security Council Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East (via VTC)

Ambassador Richard Mills Acting Representative U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, New York January 26, 2021 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. President. Let me at the outset join others in taking a moment to wish Foreign Minister Jerandi, who was supposed to join us on screen today, a swift, full recovery from COVID-19. ...
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Negative COVID-19 Test Required for Travel to the United States Beginning January 26

FACT SHEET OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON JANUARY 25, 2021 The U.S. Department of State and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) remind all travelers that beginning tomorrow, January 26, all air passengers two years of age or older arriving to the United States must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test or proof ...
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Health Alert:  U.S. Embassy Jerusalem (January 25, 2021)

Location:  Israel Event:  COVID-19 – Closure of Ben-Gurion Airport The Israeli government announced updated entry restrictions to contain the spread of COVID-19. Beginning Tuesday, January 26 at 12:00 a.m. and set to expire on Sunday, January 31, Ben-Gurion Airport will close to all travelers both entering and exiting Israel due to a ban on incoming ...
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