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Health Alert; U.S. Embassy Managua, Nicaragua (May 14, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: As of May 14, the Government of Nicaragua has reported 25 cases of COVID-19, including cases transmitted through community spread. Independent health monitors report the actual number of cases is likely much higher. Independent reporting also suggests the spread of COVID may be impacting the ability of the medical system in areas ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update: Commercial Airline Service (April 28, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: Several airlines have extended their suspension of regular service between Nicaragua and the United States. The following dates for resumption of service are current as of April 28, 2020 but could change: Aeromexico service suspended until June 01, 2020 United Airlines service suspended until June 04, 2020 Avianca Airlines service suspended until ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update: Suspension of Commercial Airline Service (April 22, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: Several airlines have extended their suspension of regular service between Nicaragua and the United States. The following dates for resumption of service are current as of April 22, 2020 but could change: Aeromexico service suspended until May 02, 2020 United Airlines service suspended until June 04, 2020 Avianca Airlines service suspended until ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Unannounced Border and Airport Closures (April 20, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: While the Nicaraguan government has not officially announced border restrictions, U.S. citizens in Nicaragua should be prepared for closures of land borders and airports with no warning and with indefinite duration.  All commercial air service from Nicaragua to the United States remains suspended until at least early May.  U.S. citizens in Nicaragua ...
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Two-Year Anniversary of the Crisis in Nicaragua

PRESS STATEMENT MICHAEL R. POMPEO, SECRETARY OF STATE APRIL 18, 2020 Today, we mark precisely two years to the day since the Nicaraguan people rose up peacefully to call for freedom and democracy, demanding change from the corrupt and repressive rule of Daniel Ortega and Rosario Murillo. Unfortunately, the people’s calls for freedom and democracy ...
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