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Alert: New Bogota and Continuing Nationwide Public Health Restrictions

The U.S. Embassy continues to monitor the rapidly changing conditions due to COVID-19 in Colombia and in other locations worldwide. The most current information regarding the impact of COVID-19 may be found at our  COVID Information Page . New Bogota Public Health Restrictions Citing a third wave of COVID-19 infections in the capital, the Mayor of Bogota has ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Colombian President Duque

For Immediate Release  READOUT April 6, 2021 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke yesterday with Colombian President Iván Duque.  The Secretary expressed his appreciation for the multifaceted U.S.-Colombia partnership and pledged to continue our close security, rural development, and counternarcotics cooperation to support peace in Colombia. ...
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Event: New PCR Testing Requirements for Entry and Nationwide Public Health Restrictions from April 5 to April 19, 2021    

Location: Colombia Event: New PCR Testing Requirements for Entry and Nationwide Public Health Restrictions from April 5 to April 19, 2021 The U.S. Embassy continues to monitor the rapidly changing conditions due to COVID-19 in Colombia and in other locations worldwide. The most current information regarding the impact of COVID-19 may be found at our  COVID Information Page . New Nationwide Post-Semana Santa ...
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Ongoing Demonstrations in Bogota 

March 26, 2021 Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Bogota, Colombia, March 26, 2021  Location: Bogota, Colombia, in the area of Calle 26 and Carreras 56 to 59.  Event: Demonstrations are currently taking place today, March 26, 2021, in Bogota, Colombia, in the Teusaquillo neighborhood on Calle 26 (Avenida El Dorado) between Carreras 56 to 59. A group of approximately 150 peaceful protestors is blocking these intersections in both directions. You may encounter ...
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Semana Santa Public Health Restrictions 

March 25, 2021 Location: Colombia   Event: Nationwide Public Health Restrictions   The U.S. Embassy continues to monitor the rapidly changing conditions due to COVID-19 in Colombia and in other locations worldwide. The most current information regarding the impact of COVID-19 may be found at our  COVID Information Page .    New Nationwide Public Health Restrictions  Colombian President Ivan Duque has announced that due to ...
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