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Health Alert: Travelers to Colombia No Longer Required to Provide a Negative COVID-19 Test Result

Location: Colombia   Health Alert: Travelers to Colombia No Longer Required to Provide a Negative COVID-19 Test Result  Travelers arriving to Colombia are no longer required to obtain a negative COVID test to enter the country. Passengers must still complete Migracion Colombia’s Check-Mig immigration form in advance of departure and/or arrival and follow other protocols upon arrival such as mask-wearing. This includes reporting to the Colombian ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy, Colombia

Location: Bogota Event: Demonstrations on June 2 The U.S. Embassy is aware of planned demonstration activities throughout Bogota on June 2, 2021.  Events are expected from early morning until evening at numerous locations in the city, including: Parque Nacional (Carrera 7 and Calle 34) Monumento de los Heroes (Calle 80 and Autopista Norte) Universidad Nacional Portal de las ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Colombian Vice President Ramírez

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with Colombian Vice President and Foreign Minister-Designate Marta Lucía Ramírez today at the Department of State. The Secretary reaffirmed the enduring partnership our two countries have maintained for decades, based on a commitment to democracy, the security of our people, ...
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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy, Colombia

Location: Colombia  Event: The U.S. Embassy is aware of continuing demonstrations, unrest, and disruptions throughout Colombia.  The National Strike Committee is calling for the “occupation of capital cities” on May 26 and May 28, 2021 throughout Colombia.  Wednesday, May 26 is expected to be the largest of the mobilizations with marches and sit-ins being called from the municipalities ...
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The United States Welcomes Release of Kroc Institute Report on Peace Implementation in Colombia

Today the Kroc Institute released its fifth comprehensive report detailing the status of implementation of Colombia’s 2016 Peace Accord between December 2019 and November 2020. The United States Embassy is a proud sponsor of the work of the Kroc Institute in Colombia, and we welcome the report’s release. Since 2016, the United States has supported the Colombian government’s ...
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