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Health Alert: Latvia Implements Further Restrictions to Promote Social Distancing

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (March 29, 2020) Location: Latvia Event: Latvia Implements Further Restrictions to Promote Social Distancing On March 29, 2020, the Government of Latvia announced stricter social distancing measures in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  The new measures include the following: No more than two people are permitted to gather ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia

Location:  Latvia  Event:  Only One Scheduled Flight from Riga Airport – March 30, 2020 to Frankfurt The U.S. Embassy reiterates  the State Department’s Level Four Global Health Advisory , stating “U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.” U.S. Embassy Riga has no evacuation or ...
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Health Alert: Only One Scheduled Flight from Riga Airport – March 30, 2020 to Frankfurt

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia – March 28, 2020 Location:  Latvia Event:  Only One Scheduled Flight from Riga Airport – March 30, 2020 to Frankfurt The U.S. Embassy reiterates  the State Department’s Level Four Global Health Advisory , stating “U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain ...
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Health Alert – Latvia Restricts Some Scheduled Healthcare Services to Protect Patients from COVID-19 

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (March 27, 2020) Location: Latvia Event: Latvia Restricts Some Scheduled Healthcare Services to Protect Patients from COVID-19 The Latvian Minister of Health Ilze Viņķele, approved an order to limit health care services in both private and public medical facilities from March 27, 2020.  The goal of limiting theses services is ...
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Health Alert – Flights Out of Latvia Continue to Decrease

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (March 26, 2020) Location: Latvia Event: Flights Out of Latvia Continue to Decrease The U.S. Embassy reiterates  the State Department’s Level Four Global Health Advisory , stating “U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.” Departure opportunities from ...
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