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NOTICE for U.S. Citizen Travelers

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Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meetings with Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Önal  

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release READOUT September 17, 2021 Deputy Secretary Sherman’s Meetings with Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Önal The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman met today with Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Sedat Önal as part of the 2021 U.S-Turkey High-Level ...
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COVID-19 Information

Last Updated: September 13, 2021  New Updates:  Passengers arriving from a country other than Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Brazil, Egypt, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, the United Kingdom, must: have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival; or have a negative COVID-19 rapid antigen test taken at most 48 ...
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On Today’s Terrorist Attacks in Kabul

Today’s bombings around the Kabul airport were a devastating reminder of the dangerous conditions in which our service members and diplomats are operating as we conclude the United States’ 20-year military mission in Afghanistan. As the President said, the servicemembers who were killed and wounded today are heroes. They put their lives on the line ...
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Newsletter

August 27, 2021 Featured in this issue: Updated Turkey Travel Advisory New Turkish COVID-19 Restrictions beginning September 6, 2021 Bringing a Dog into the United States Returning to the United States on an Expired U.S. Passport Renewing your U.S. Passport by Mail COVID-19 Entry Requirements for the United States COVID-19 Entry Requirements for Turkey Foreigners ...
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