News & Events

Facebook Live for U.S. Citizens in Colombia: Thursday, July 16 at 11:00 a.m.

Please join us! The U.S. Embassy will be hosting a Facebook Live event on Thursday, July 16 at 11:00am (COT) to discuss important information for U.S. Citizens in Colombia at www.facebook.com/usdos.colombia. This event will be an opportunity for viewers to ask questions regarding humanitarian flights, passports, and other U.S. citizen services. Important Resources: US Citizen Services email: ...
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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogotá to Orlando (July 11), Houston (July 13) and Miami (July 22)

Location: Colombia Event: Humanitarian Flights from Bogotá to Orlando (July 11), Houston (July 13) and Miami (July 22)The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce that Viva Air will operate three humanitarian flights from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá. The first flight is on July 11 from Bogotá (BOG) to Orlando International Airport (MCO) in Orlando, ...
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Alert: COVID-19 Quarantine Update and Extension to August 1

Location: Colombia Event: COVID-19 Quarantine Update and Extension to August 1 COVID-19 Quarantine Update and Extension:  On Tuesday, July 7, President Duque announced the extension of the isolation measures in Colombia until August 1 with new exceptions only in certain municipalities with low or zero rates of infection.  As of July 7, there are 124,494 confirmed cases of COVID-19 ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Philip S. Goldberg on Independence Day

As the United States Ambassador to Colombia, I’m pleased to celebrate with you — American and Colombian friends – the 244th anniversary of the independence of the United States of America.  This year, we celebrate in new and perhaps more modest ways, in order to keep our families and communities safe during this pandemic.  But we take pride in celebrating the ...
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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota to New York (July 7), Atlanta (July 8) on Avianca Airlines

Location: Colombia Event: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota to New York (July 7) and Atlanta (July 8) on Avianca Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce Avianca Airlines will operate two humanitarian flights from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá. The first flight is on July 7 from Bogotá (BOG) to John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York City, New York. The second flight is scheduled on ...
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