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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update: Commercial Airline Service (September 22, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: Several airlines have announced their intent to resume commercial service between Nicaragua and the United States. The following dates for resumption of service are current as of September 22, 2020 but could change: Avianca service resumed on September 19, 2020 Spirit Airlines plans to resume service on October 01, 2020 American Airlines ...
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Press Statement: The United States Condemns the Ortega Regime’s Attack on the Free Press

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE SEPTEMBER 15, 2020 Despite the international community’s call for free and fair elections, Daniel Ortega is doubling down on repression and refusing to honor the democratic aspirations of the Nicaraguan people.  Recent intensified attacks against political opposition figures and independent media in Nicaragua, including the use of ...
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Press Statement From Secretary of State: Nicaragua’s Independence Day

Nicaragua’s Independence Day PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE SEPTEMBER 14, 2020 On behalf of the Government of the United States and the American people, I congratulate the people of Nicaragua as you celebrate your 199th Independence Day. The Nicaraguan people have endured a difficult year. We support their desire to restore democracy through free ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Voting Deadlines and Instructions for U.S. Citizens Voting Abroad

The November 2020 election is fast approaching!  If you are a U.S. citizen overseas, register and request your ballot today!   If you mail your ballot through the U.S. Embassy, we must receive your ballot by October 2, 2020 to ensure timely delivery.  U.S. embassies and consulates are NOT polling places.  Same-day, in-person voting is not available outside ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update: Additional Charter Flight Options (August 26, 2020)

Location: Managua Event: Numerous commercial charter flights to and from the United States are currently scheduled for dates throughout August and September.  For more information on availability and dates, please contact one of the travel agencies listed below.  Please note that tickets for charter flights cannot be purchased directly from the airlines.  Interested individuals must ...
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