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COVID-19 Information

Last updated: July 21, 2021 Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the ...
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Ambassador Berry’s Remarks at Tribhuvan International Airport After Receipt of Shipments on Tarmac; Beginning of Press Conference

Monday, July 12 On this historic day, I am honored to join Honorable Minister Shrestha, as well as colleagues from UNICEF and the U.S. Mission, as the United States donates 1,534,850 Johnson & Johnson vaccines to Nepal through the COVAX facility.  This is a gift, at no cost, from the American people.  Today’s delivery of ...
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United States Donates 1.53 Million Vaccines to Nepal, Saving Lives

July 12, 2021 Today, the United States is proud to announce the arrival of 1.53 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at the Tribhuvan International Airport.  This donation reaffirms the United States’ decades-old commitment to the Nepali people and is a continuation of our ongoing support to Nepal during the COVID-19 crisis.  ...
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Temporary Suspension on the Importation of Dogs

On June 14, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a  Notice of Temporary Suspension of Dogs Entering the United States from High-Risk Rabies Countries  suspending the importation of dogs from countries classified by the CDC as high risk for dog rabies AND countries that are NOT at high risk if the dogs have been in high-risk countries during the previous 6 months.  Eligible individuals can apply ...
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