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Alert: Isolation Measures in Medellín

Location: Medellín Event: Isolation Measures in Medellín Isolation Measures in Medellín:  The  Medellín Mayor’s office  announced a period of rolling isolation measures for the next 20 days beginning Friday, July 17.  The first period of strict measures begins Friday, July 17 and ends Monday, July 20.  Intensive Care Unit (ICU) beds in Medellín have  reportedly  exceeded 75 percent occupancy.  For more information on measures specific to Medellín, please visit the Mayor’s  website . Visit ...
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Alert: Bogota COVID-19 Isolation Measures by Neighborhood

Location: Bogota Event: Bogota COVID-19 Isolation Measures by Neighborhood Bogota COVID-19 Isolation Measures by Neighborhood:  According to the  Bogota Mayor’s office , there are more than 47,524 cases of COVID-19 in Bogota.  Intensive Care Unit (ICU) beds in the city are reportedly at 87 percent occupancy.  The Mayor’s office announced additional isolation measures by neighborhood in three groups, which will last between July 13 – August 23.  For ...
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Humanitarian Flights from Bogotá (July 15, July 24), Cali (July 21), Cartagena (July 13), and Medellin (July 23) to Fort Lauderdale – by Spirit

Location:  Bogotá, Cali, Cartagena, and Medellin Event:  Humanitarian Flights from Bogotá (July 15, July 24), Cali (July 21), Cartagena (July 13), and Medellin (July 23) to Fort Lauderdale – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to confirm Spirit Airlines is operating additional additional humanitarian flights.  Two flights will depart from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá, on July 15 and July 24.  One flight will depart on July 21 from Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International ...
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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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