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Health Alert – Latvia Extends State of Emergency Until May 12, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (April 7, 2020) Location: Latvia Event:   Latvia Extends State of Emergency Until May 12, 2020 On April 7, 2020, the Government of Latvia announced an extension of the State of Emergency until May 12, 2020.  The current restrictions, including social distancing measures, will remain in place.  For a complete list of ...
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Health Alert – Departure Options Update 

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (April 3, 2020)  Location: Latvia  Event:   Departure Options Update  The U.S. Embassy in Riga reiterates The State Department’s Level Four Global Health Advisory “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.”   Updates from yesterday:  From Lithuania: Two Belavia ...
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Health Alert – Secretary Pompeo Reiterates the State Department’s Commitment to American Citizens Overseas

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (April 2, 2020) Location: Latvia Event:   Secretary Pompeo Reiterates the State Department’s Commitment to American Citizens Overseas On March 31, 2020 Secretary of State Michael Pompeo outlined specific actions that the State Department has taken to aid Americans stranded overseas and emphasized the need for Americans to return home as ...
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Health Alert – Lithuania to Suspend Passenger Air Travel on April 4, 2020.

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (April 1, 2020) Location: Latvia Event:   Lithuania to Suspend Passenger Air Travel on April 4, 2020. On April 1, 2020 the Government of Lithuania announced the suspension of passenger air and ferry travel with the exception of the Kiel to Klaipeda ferry service. This means that U.S. citizens who would ...
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